April 28, 2015, 1:15 am
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Google and Facebook help locate Nepal survivors

CNN Money - By : Staff Reporting

Mark Zuckerberg announced Saturday that Facebook (FB, Tech30) has developed a new tool called Safety Check. The simple tool sends messages to people who are in Nepal, urging them to click a button to let their Facebook friends know they're okay.

"When disasters happen, people need to know their loved ones are safe. It's moments like this that being able to connect really matters," Zuckerberg wrote in a Facebook post. &q...



Stephen A. Smith doubles down on Mayweather, domestic violence defense

New York Post - By : Mark W. Sanchez

ESPN’s slap-on-the-wrist, one-week suspension of Stephen A. Smith did not change the bloviator’s simplistic views — or takes — on domestic violence.

About nine months after his troubling comments insinuating wome...


Google shares rise after online ad sales drive revenue higher

Reuters - By : LISA RICHWINE

Google Inc reported higher quarterly revenue and profit as rising online ad volume offset a hit from the strong dollar, sending the Internet company's shares higher in after-hours trading.

Shares of the world's No. 1 Internet search eng...


The Algorithm Tweak Of All Tweaks Mobilegeddon

ZDNet - By : Liam Tung

On Tuesday, Google will switch on a tweak to its algorithm that will give preference to 'mobile-friendly' sites when users perform a search on a mobile device.

The change, which has colloquially become known as 'Mobilegeddon', will arri...



Twitter expands threats ban, may lock accounts in aim to limit abuse

CNet - By : Don Reisinger

Twitter has announced policy changes that the company hopes will limit abuse on its social network.

Twitter has updated its policy pertaining to violent threats to include "promot[ing] violence against others." Previously, the policy banned tweets that were limited to "direct, specific threats of violence against others." - Referenced Article




Instantaneous brand elevation for Under Armour

USA Today - By : Josh Peter

"What's not quantifiable is the instantaneous brand elevation that occurred," O'Connor told USA TODAY Sports. "The apparel they had on him is mainstream apparel, and it's a whole new marketing and sales platform available to the general public.

"People are saying, 'I want to be like Jordan,' only this time it's not Mike. Under Armour has capitalized on that beautifully." - Referenced Article



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