Paris

Paris (English /ˈpærɪs/, /ˈpɛərɪs/; French: [paʁi] ) is the capital and most populous city of France. It is situated on the Seine River, in the north of the country, at the heart of the Île-de-France region. Within its administrative limits (the 20 arrondissements), the city had 2,234,105 inhabitants in 2009 while its metropolitan area is one of the largest population centres in Europe with more than 12 million inhabitants.An important settlement for more than two millennia, by the late 12th century Paris had become a walled cathedral city that was one of Europe's foremost centres of learning and the arts and the largest city in the Western world until the turn of the 18th century.
Posts about Paris
  • Facebook Sets Up Shop in Paris’ Station F Startup Campus

    … experience/user interface) and more. While Facebook already is a huge supporter of entrepreneurship around the world (with initiatives like F8 and FbStart), this is the first time Facebook is investing in a physical space. And we couldn’t be more thrilled that it picked Station F to partner with. Some of the first startups Facebook announced for its…

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  • Snapchat Launches Location-Based Geostickers

    … Snapchat announced the launch of Geostickers, special stickers that are only available in specific cities around the world. Geostickers are available in Los Angeles; New York; San Francisco; Washington, D.C.; Honolulu; London; Sydney; São Paulo; Paris; and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Users will need to have location services enabled to access them…

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  • Snapchat’s Memories and the Rise of the Visual-First Internet

    … about that single image. Who are these people? What’s in the background? Where was it taken? Is that the Eiffel Tower in Paris, or the replica at the Paris Casino in Las Vegas? The answers define how the image is interpreted and used in the larger world–and how we use our photos influences our relationships with others. Which brings us back…

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  • Facebook Activates Safety Check for Brussels Bombings

    …, the Nov. 13 terrorist attacks in Paris and another terrorist bombing in Yola, Nigeria, later that month. In the days between the attacks in Paris and Yola, Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that the social network would expand its use of Safety Check, saying in a Facebook comment: Many people have rightfully asked why we…

    David Cohen/ Inside Facebookin Social Facebook- 16 readers -
  • Facebook Announces 27 F8 2016 Global Meetups

    … keynote, as well as the opportunity for developers to connect with Facebook staff. F8 meetups scheduled for April 12 are located in: Amsterdam Bangalore, India Berlin Bogota, Colombia Buenos Aires, Argentina Cape Town, South Africa Casablanca, Morocco Lagos, Nigeria London Los Angeles Mexico City Nairobi, Kenya Paris Sao Paulo Seattle Stockholm Tel…

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  • Facebook’s 360-Degree Videos Are in Fashion

    … Much like sports, the fashion industry can provide the types of stunning visual imagery to really capitalize on Facebook’s 360-degree videos. Paul Beddoe-Stephens, Facebook’s partner product lead for 360 video, shared examples (embedded below) from Refinery29, The Wall Street Journal, Dior, David Jones and Now Fashion, writing in a Facebook…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Facebook- 27 readers -
  • Facebook to Launch Reactions ‘In the Next Few Weeks’

    … The Reactions extension to Facebook’s like button, initially announced by co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg last September, will be officially launched “in the next few weeks.” Chief product officer Chris Cox broke the news to Bloomberg Businessweek as part of a profile of Cox and a detailed look at how Reactions came to be. Cox told…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Facebook- 24 readers -
  • 10 Tips for Managing Your Visual Content (Without Going Crazy)

    …, such as websites and social media pages—to continue, and we can confidently expect that visual storytelling and brand ID is going to play a big role. The Benefits of Digital-Asset Management Digital-asset management doesn't sound very exciting, but it has the potential to eliminate a lot of headaches for marketers, reduce the risk of mistakes…

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