Linkedin acquires Newsle to bolster professional connectivity

Linkedin is set to acquire Newsle, an alerts service that will help the business-oriented social network to track users outside its website.

More than half of traffic to come from mobile devices: Linkedin

Professional networking site Linkedin today said more than half of its traffic is going to come from mobile devices very soon.

Tech skills your ticket to overseas: LinkedIn

If you want to see the world, hone your tech skills to the fullest.

LinkedIn`s user base crosses 300 million mark

The business-oriented social networking site LinkedIn`s user base has reportedly risen above 300 million people across over 200 countries.

LinkedIn`s user base crosses 300 million mark

The business-oriented social networking site LinkedIn`s user base has reportedly risen above 300 million people across over 200 countries.

Women dominating social media: Survey

In line with the occasion of International Women`s Day, it has been revealed by a new survey that women dominate social media.

LinkedIn job seeker rejected by frustrated `communicator of the year`

2013 ` Communicator of the Year` Kelly Blazek response to a job seekers email and LinkedIn request made the rounds on Reddit, Buzzfeed and other viral hotspots after the person posted it on her Imgur account.

LinkedIn to launch site in Chinese

LinkedIn is launching a Chinese- language site for the world`s most populous Internet market and says it will comply with the communist government`s censorship rules.

LinkedIn jumpstarts China expansion with Chinese language site

Professional social networking website LinkedIn Corp launched a Chinese language version of its website on Monday, a move that could jumpstart its expansion into the world`s largest Internet market by users even as the company acknowledged it will have to police what some of them say on its website.

Blocking unwanted members now possible on LinkedIn

Social networking site LinkedIn has announced a new feature, which enables users to block unwanted members from their profiles.

Facebook faces biggest challenge of retaining users

With the social networking giant, Facebook, recently turning a decade old, its need to work harder to retain as well as engage more audience has become all the more crucial.

India helps LinkedIn cross 50 mn userbase in Asia Pacific

Strong growth in userbase in India has helped professional networking site LinkedIn cross the 50 million users milestone in the Asia Pacific region.

LinkedIn shutting down its Intro e-mail service

It is always very hard to bid goodbyes. But, nevertheless, change is the only constant. In a bid to focus on `most relevant` offerings to members, LinkedIn has reportedly wrapped up its Intro mail service.

LinkedIn, Pinterest more popular than Twitter: Study

More US adults use LinkedIn and Pinterest than Twitter , but that website attracts a greater proportion of blacks and young adults than do its social media peers, a Pew Research Center study released on Monday showed.

Tech giants call on US to reform surveillance laws

Eight leading US-based technology companies on Monday called on Washington to overhaul its surveillance laws following the revelations of online eavesdropping from fugitive US intelligence leaker Edward Snowden.

LinkedIn launches `Intro` tool that shares career information on iPhone emails

LinkedIn has reportedly launched a new tool that shows professional information of users in emails being read on iPhones.

67% Internet shoppers in India refer to social media before shopping online: Study

Sixty percent of internet users in urban India are influenced by social media in their purchasing decisions while shopping online, a new study by Frost and Sullivan has revealed.

Social media spam increased 355% in first half of 2013: Study

A new study has revealed that spam on the typical social media account has risen 355 percent in the first half of 2013 as spammers have better chances of going undetected on these sites.

Now, LinkedIn challenges US govt.`s ban on full disclosure of `snoop-data` requests

LinkedIn has reportedly challenged the US government`s ban on full disclosure of the alleged `snoop-data` requests made by the nation`s secret intelligence agencies.

LinkedIn faces flak over real-life `attractive` female engineers ads

Popular job networking site LinkedIn had to reportedly re-post ads after they were pulled off for showing female engineers considered too attractive to be real-life engineers.