Chicago

Chicago (/ʃɪˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃɪˈkɔːɡoʊ/) is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles. With 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in both the U.S. state of Illinois and the American Midwest. Its metropolitan area, sometimes called Chicagoland, is home to 9.5 million people and is the third-largest in the United States. Chicago is the seat of Cook County.Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and experienced rapid growth in the mid-nineteenth century.
Posts about Chicago
  • Google Updates Search, Maps to Help Users Plan Ahead During the Holidays

    … show users the pharmacy’s specific hours, in addition to the hours for the overall store. Finally, Google updated Google Maps to help users in Chicago, Detroit, Houston and New York avoid the traffic caused by the Thanksgiving Day parades in those cities. Specifically, Google Maps will allow users in those cities to see the Thanksgiving Day parade…

    AllFacebookin Google- 13 readers -
  • Is Toxic Social Media Destroying Your Brand?

    …. Donald Trump mentioned it in a speech. There are memes. It’s bad. Here’s the thing: It’s not true. Oreo remains in production at New Jersey, Oregon and Virginia plants, and it is expanding operations. There are layoffs at one plant in Chicago because the equipment is outdated and there was some dispute with the union there. This has nothing to do…

    AllTwitterin Social Facebook Twitter- 26 readers -
  • LinkedIn Acquires PointDrive

    … development and product teams will be relocating to LinkedIn’s San Francisco office, while all customer-facing personnel will be staying in Chicago. Readers: What are your thoughts on LinkedIn’s latest acquisition? …

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 27 readers -
  • Facebook Debuts Featured Events on iOS App in 10 U.S. Cities

    … and sports. The 10 cities at launch are: Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, San Francisco, Seattle and Washington, D.C., Constine reported. Product manager Aditya Koolwal told Constine the curators will avoid events with political or religious themes in order to minimize the potential of being accused of bias, adding: You…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 25 readers -
  • Street Culture: Parking App SpotHero and Employees Working Out the Kinks

    … at the company in September 2015 after being enticed by the co-founders. “All the conversations I had [during the interview process] were very real, and that, to me, speaks of a place I want to be all,” she said. “A good culture, I can kind of sniff it out. They were very honest about things they want to work on and where I could add value…

    Street Fight- 24 readers -
  • Appy New Year: 5 Apps to Start 2016 Off Right

    … and Foursquare. Available via iTunes App Store and Google Play. Headout Headout functions as an on-demand concierge in a handful of major U.S. cities, guiding users to the best activities, events and tours. The app currently works for New York, Las Vegas, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Miami, Orlando (Fla.), Hawaii and Chicago. Available via iTunes App Store…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Facebook Twitter- 17 readers -
  • Hail to the Chief: President Obama Facebook Page Launched

    … on to folks you think need to see it. If we’re all in this together, I’m confident we can solve this and do right by future generations. The President Obama page also included the following life events: Aug. 4, 1961: Born in Honolulu to Stanley Ann Dunham and Barack Obama Sr. Oct. 3, 1992: Married Michelle Robinson at Trinity United Church in Chicago…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 18 readers -
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