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- 15 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 There are layoffs at one plant in Chicago because the equipment is outdated and there was some dispute with the union there.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- 29 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- 26 readers -
  • Street Culture: Parking App SpotHero and Employees Working Out the Kinks

    …. Headquartered in Chicago, the company grew from 35 employees to 75 in 2015, and is currently hiring for about 20 positions. The company is anticipating employee needs and is working to stay ahead of the curve in creating policies that will keep everyone engaged and the business moving forward. Elissa Beckman, head of talent and HR at SpotHero, started…

    Street Fight- 26 readers -
  • Appy New Year: 5 Apps to Start 2016 Off Right

    … and Google Play. Mindbody Because you can never have too many fitness apps, Mindbody allows users to book classes or sessions in yoga, Pilates, group fitness, massage and similar activities. The app can also help manage users’ schedules, find new facilities and deals, and track progress in various activities. Available via iTunes App Store…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Facebook Twitter- 21 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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