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LinkedIn debuts a Tinder-style mentorship service

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LinkedIn is introducing a new free service on its platform that connects users with potential mentors that can help them with professional advice. According to TechCrunch, the Tinder-style mentoring service is free and currently being rolled out only in San Francisco

Flipkart is India’s most sought-after employer for second year in a row: LinkedIn survey

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Flipkart has once again bagged the top-ranking as the most sought-after employer for the second year in a row, according to a survey by professional networking site LinkedIn. “We are thrilled to be the most sought-after company to work for in India

LinkedIn hits 500mn usermark

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Exhibiting impressive growth over the past two-quarters, LinkedIn now boasts of over 500 million people on its professional network. In a blog post, LinkedIn announced, “We now have half a billion members in 200 countries connecting, and engaging with one another

LinkedIn introduces Trending Storylines to keep professionals hooked

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After undergoing a complete makeover to boost user engagement and increase the time spent on the platform, LinkedIn is now launching a new feature dubbed Trending Storylines, a personalised feed of trending news stories and topics relevant to a user’s

LinkedIn introduces new enterprise edition for big businesses

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LinkedIn is giving more power to enterprises by allowing them to influence its network of almost half a billion working professionals. The Microsoft-owned company has launched a new enterprise edition tier and other enhancements to its sales tool, Sales Navigator,

Google’s AMP support now available for more than 1bn people in Asia Pacific

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Google’s Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP), an open source initiative that aims to provide mobile-optimised content, will now be available for 1 billion people in Asia Pacific region. The tech giant has partnered with Yahoo Japan, Baidu, and Sogou which collectively

Facebook to allow job postings on its platform

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Facebook is the undisputed king in the social networking space. Zuckerberg’s team now wants a similar crown for itself in the business networking domain and is leaving no stones unturned to achieve it. After launching Marketplace in October that lets

LinkedIn now provides ‘disable comment’ option to manage comments on long-form articles

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Whether it’s Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram, social media is increasingly becoming a hostile space because of online abuse. In the light of such incidents, many platforms are taking initiatives to control and reduce online abuse. Making a move in this

Tips that can make your LinkedIn profile stand out in 2017

MUMBAI, INDIA: Professional networking platform, LinkedIn analyzed the profile summaries of 39 million members in India and compiled a list of the top 10 most overused buzzwords and phrases used by Indian professionals in their LinkedIn profiles. Professionals looking to sharpen their LinkedIn

Tech industry is jointly rallying against Trump’s immigration ban

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The protestors rallying against US President Donald Trump’s Immigration ban outside the airport, roads and borders, holding banners that say, ‘America is made of immigrants’, is getting a strong backing from tech industry. As per a 2011 report from the

Microsoft beats expectations with $26.1bn revenue courtesy Office and Cloud services

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Beating analysts’ expectations, Microsoft reported $26.1 billion revenue in the second quarter of the fiscal year 2017. Net income was $6.5 billion. The stellar performance was basically led by Office and cloud segments, which the company is betting on to boost

LinkedIn undergoes a makeover to bring you more focused experience

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LinkedIn is ringing in 2017 with a much-needed makeover. Doing away with the cluttered, confusing and just flat-out terrible interface, LinkedIn is bringing a simpler, cleaner, app-like look, making the navigating task easier. The new version of LinkedIn is limiting

Microsoft to be the first tech company to achieve $1 trillion market value

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Leaving behind major tech companies such as Apple, Google, Facebook, and Amazon the Redmond-based Microsoft is predicted to be the first tech company to achieve a market value of $1 trillion. Following LinkedIn’s acquisition, Microsoft will achieve the threshold by

Throwback: Major Goof-Ups That 2016 Tasted

INDIA: What a year! Just when we thought Volkswagen has pulled off the most embarrassing and most

Lynda.com falls prey to hacking, 55,000 user accounts affected

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Adding to the ever-expanding list of cyber-attacks, LinkedIn-owned Lynda.com has also fallen prey to hacking. The

LinkedIn’s new feature will help you reconnect with your ex-boss or colleague

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Reconnecting or reaching out to your boss, colleague, or an employee often becomes cumbersome, especially when

Comparably introduces career matching feature to take on LinkedIn

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Launched in March this year, Comparably provides compensation data for public and private companies. Unlike LinkedIn

Businesses can now send direct messages via LinkedIn Sponsored InMail

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A day after Facebook announced its latest Messenger version 1.3 with Sponsored Messages, LinkedIn has launched

Facebook to allow job postings on its platform

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Facebook is the undisputed king in the social networking space. Zuckerberg’s team now wants a similar

LinkedIn Salary tool will help you check your peers’ salaries

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Do you want to know how much your rival colleague is getting paid? We all actually