Fortune

  • Twitter Acquires Yes, Names Founder Keith Coleman VP of Product

    … president of product. A Twitter spokesperson told Kia Kokalitcheva of Fortune that Coleman will report to chief technology officer Adam Messinger, while the rest of the Yes team will be added to various product and engineering teams at the social network. Yes! Keith and team are joining Twitter to help lead and strengthen our service! https…

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  • Gotta Catch ‘Em All: The Captivating PR of Pokemon Go

    … the game’s release, according to Fortune. Aside from timing the release of Pokemon Go perfectly, Nintendo and Niantic have created a marketing frenzy for landmarks and stores around the world. Within the game, certain locations are dubbed “Pokestops,” where users can reload their Pokeballs, find other goodie, and enter trainer gyms to train…

    AllFacebookin Google- 25 readers -
  • The Real Winner of the Brexit Vote: Interactive Content

    … With the uproar over last week’s EU Referendum, in which the U.K. opted to leave the European Union, lots has happened: Donald Trump released yet another controversial tweet, U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron tendered his resignation, Scotland threatened to make another bid for independence and other countries have threatened to leave the EU…

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  • Snapchat Reportedly Acquires Viral Comic App Bitstrips

    … Bitstrips, the creative comic strip app which rose to prominence on Facebook, appears to have a new home. Fortune reported that Snapchat has apparently purchased Bitstrips—which also makes personalized emoji app Bitmoji—in a deal valued in the neighborhood of $100 million (a mix of cash and stock). While Bitstrips rose to power on Facebook…

    Justin Lafferty/ Inside Facebook- 11 readers -
  • Insane Story of the Day: eBay Started as an Ebola Site

    … After spending way too much time playing with the Way Back Machine, Fortune’s Erin Griffith came away with an amazing scoop: eBay started as a website about Ebola. In 1995, ebay.com was just another quirky domain on the young web. As Griffith reports, entrepreneur Pierre Omidyar only bought it when his first choice, echobay.com, wasn’t…

    Joe Lazauskas/ The Content Strategistin Content- 11 readers -
  • Sheryl Sandberg on Atlas: ‘The Old Systems Don’t Work’

    … Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg was in New York for Advertising Week 2014, where she spoke at the Brainstorm TECH marketing dinner at Mario Batali’s Del Posto restaurant, presented by Fortune, devoting much of her time to discussing the revamped Atlas ad platform the social network introduced Monday at Advertising Week…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 17 readers -
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