LONDON (AP) — Katie Jones sure seemed plugged into Washington's political scene. The 30-something redhead boasted a job at a top think tank and a who's-who network of pundits and experts, from the...
LinkedIn to expand workforce in Omaha with new complex
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — LinkedIn Corp. is building a new complex in Omaha, which could lead the company to increase its workforce by more than 500 workers in the next few years.
Microsoft’s fiscal 1Q shines with help from new bright spots
REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — Microsoft Corp.'s expansion beyond its empire in personal computer software paid off again in its fiscal first quarter as it mined new revenue sources in online subscriptions, gaming and its LinkedIn professional networking service.
The Redmond, Washington, maker of Windows and Office software said Wednesday that it earned $8.8 billion during the three months ending in September, a 34 percent increase from last year.
NEW YORK (AP) — When Snapchat went public this year, it was a reminder to many small business owners that they need to be part of the social media evolution. But which network? Snapchat? Facebook? Instagram? All of the above?
Many owners opt for a mix, picking services that will be the best marketing tools for their companies.
Czechs arrest Russian hacker sought by United States
PRAGUE (AP) — Czech police have arrested a Russian hacker suspected of cyberattacks in the United States, officials said on Wednesday.
Police said an international warrant for the man, who was not named, was issued by Interpol and that officers cooperated with the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation on the case.
LinkedIn adding new training features, news feeds and ‘bots’
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — LinkedIn wants to become more useful to workers by adding personalized news feeds, helpful messaging "bots" and recommendations for online training courses, as the professional networking service strives to be more than just a tool for job-hunting.
The new services will arrive just as LinkedIn itself gains a new boss — Microsoft — which is paying $26 billion to acquire the Silicon Valley company later this year.