Brazil

Brazil /brəˈzɪl/ (Portuguese: Brasil, IPA: [bɾaˈziw]), officially the Federal Republic of Brazil (Portuguese: República Federativa do Brasil, About this sound listen ), is the largest country in both South America and the Latin American region. It is the world's fifth largest country, both by geographical area and by population. It is the largest lusophone country in the world, and the only one in the Americas.Bounded by the Atlantic Ocean on the east, Brazil has a coastline of 7,491 km (4,655 mi).
Posts about Brazil
  • Will ICANN punt on .amazon again?

    … policy reasons to keep the gTLD available for possible future use by its own peoples. The string “Amazon”, among its many uses, is of course the name of a river and a rain forest that covers much of the South American continent. But the IRP panel decided that the ICANN board should have at least required the GAC to explain its public policy arguments…

    Kevin Murphy/ DomainIncite- 19 readers -
  • Success Stories From Twitter’s Front Lines

    …, telecommunications, fashion, retail, consumer packaged goods and financial services–each making the most of Twitter. A QSR increased awareness of new items on its breakfast menu. Breakfasts have always been tantalizing for fast-food chains, but providing it is notoriously difficult. When a QSR challenger jumped into the game recently, it deployed…

    AllTwitterin Twitter- 37 readers -
  • Snapchat Rings In the Holidays With Custom Geofilters

    … There’s nothing like Snapchat filters for the holidays. Snapchat added holiday options to its custom geofilters Friday in the U.S., U.K., Canada, Brazil, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia. The holiday filters are offered under the same terms as other custom geofilters, with users paying for custom borders, slogans and images, as well as by size and duration. Snapchat users: Feeling festive? …

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebook- 12 readers -
  • Rio 2016 Tops Twitter in 2016

    … By David Cohen on Dec. 6, 2016 - 12:45 PM The 2016 Summer Olympic Games was the most-discussed topic on Twitter during 2016. Chief marketing officer Leslie Berland delivered the social network’s wrap-up of 2016 in a blog post, saying that the top 10 global trends on Twitter for 2016 were: 2016 Summer Olympic Games U.S. presidential election…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Twitter- 29 readers -
  • Instagram’s Best of 2016

    … Selena Gomez absolutely crushed it on Instagram in 2016, accounting for eight of the 10 most-liked posts of the year, with soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo responsible for the other two. Gomez also topped the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network in followers (103 million) and followers added in 2016 (more than 50 million…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitter- 29 readers -
  • Facebook Launches Flash, a Snapchat Competitor for Emerging Markets

    … for users in emerging markets with poor data and WiFi availability. Facebook reportedly said the Flash app is “less than 25 megabytes” in size. The app launched Tuesday on Android in its first market, Brazil. Facebook product manager George Wang told Wagner the social network plans to bring the app to other areas in the future, although he did…

    AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 20 readers -
  • Twitter Announces Twitter Developer Communities

    … that fostering more local events will help us engage with our community in a more personal way. Our Twitter Developer Community membership has since grown by 10 times, and meetups have sprouted in 14 cities across the globe, thanks to partnerships with trailblazing developer advocates in places like São Paulo, Brazil; Seattle; Kochi, India; and Nairobi…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Twitter- 22 readers -
  • Pinterest Tops 150 Million Monthly Active Users

    … managed countries—U.K., France, Germany, Brazil, Japan—in the first half of 2016 than it did in all of 2015. Pinterest is serving 10 billion recommendations daily, double last year’s figure. 150 million visual searches are performed on Pinterest every month, along with more than 2 billion text-based idea searches. There are more than 1 million…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social- 21 readers -
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