LinkedIn notifies data breach, alerts 400 mn members to stay safe

LinkedIn notifies data breach, alerts 400 mn members to stay safe

Hit by a massive data breach that put nearly 167 million users' passwords and personal information in the hands of hackers four years back, the popular career-oriented platform LinkedIn has finally came out with an explanation and steps it has taken to protect users.

LinkedIn notifies data breach, alerts 400 mn members to stay safe

LinkedIn notifies data breach, alerts 400 mn members to stay safe

In an email sent out to all its members, LinkedIn admitted that the massive data breach in 2012 may result in millions of passwords being leaked to the internet.

LinkedIn invalidates millions of potentially compromised passwords

A 2012 LinkedIn data theft may have affected far more users than originally thought, the professional networking site said on Wednesday.

India key market for global internet companies: Morgan Stanley

India key market for global internet companies: Morgan Stanley

 India has emerged as a key market for some of the global Net companies even though it is yet to make the cut to the top league in terms of revenue contributions, says a study by Morgan Stanley.

Wow! An app to help students and graduates get their dream job

Wow! An app to help students and graduates get their dream job

The app called as 'Tinder-style' will work to help young people nearing the end of their studies get a foot into a competitive job market.

UK spies hunt ISIS suspect who joined Linkedin

Security services in the UK are hot on the heels of a British Islamic State (ISIS) terror suspect in Turkey after he mistakenly disclosed his whereabouts by joining the Linkedin professional network.

Nasdaq ends at lowest level since October 2014

The Nasdaq closed at its lowest since October 2014 on Friday, leading a selloff on Wall Street following weak forecasts from technology companies including LinkedIn.

Government Caught Unawares, Yet Again!

Indian government’s ignorance and lackadaisical attitude is in focus once again with February 9, 2016 approaching near. It is the date when the government will yet again have to explain its agreements with social media sites that it is increasingly using for information dissemination.

New app hides user location from third parties

New app hides user location from third parties

There is a chance for tragedy if that information is used in a bad way.

ISIS recruit working in Syria creates profile on LinkedIn, says 'great place' to bring up family

ISIS recruit working in Syria creates profile on LinkedIn, says 'great place' to bring up family

An Islamic State recruit from New Zealand has reportedly set up a LinkedIn account, describing himself as an "education management professional" working in the Syrian city of Raqqa for his employers -- ISIS.

LinkedIn names Akshay Kothari as India Country Manager

LinkedIn names Akshay Kothari as India Country Manager

Professional networking platform LinkedIn on Tuesday appointed Akshay Kothari as Country Manager for India, with immediate effect.

Attention job seekers! 10 things you should never use on your CV

Attention job seekers! 10 things you should never use on your CV

Writing a good CV is not only a matter of language, it also involves careful usage of words.

'Cybercriminals using fake LinkedIn accounts to scam users'

 Cybercriminals are using fake LinkedIn profiles to map out the networks of business professionals to scrape contact information and later use these to send spear-phishing emails, security solutions firm Symantec today said.

LinkedIn India head Nishant Rao to join Freshdesk

LinkedIn's India head Nishant Rao is quitting the professional social networking giant to join cloud-based customer support software firm Freshdesk as its Chief Operating Officer.

LinkedIn revamps messaging service, adds GIFs, Stickers, photos

LinkedIn revamps messaging service, adds GIFs, Stickers, photos

 LinkedIn has updating its messaging services on Web and mobile.

Tesla engineer joins Apple's growing team of automated car experts

Consumer electronics company Apple Inc has hired a senior engineer from electric car maker Tesla Motors Inc , according to a LinkedIn posting, as part of Apple`s effort to build a team of experts in automated driving.

LinkedIn launches Lookup app to help find coworkers with specific skills

LinkedIn launches Lookup app to help find coworkers with specific skills

LinkedIn has released a new standalone app, LinkedIn Lookup to help the users find and contact co-workers using criteria ranging from names to skill sets.

Now, tap on this smartphone app to connect with new friends!

 You can now connect with people and share your contact information by just tapping your smartphone screen, thanks to a new app launched by an Indian-origin entrepreneur.

Pinterest, Instagram users doubled since 2012: Study

Americans using social media and messaging apps have doubled in the past few years as per a study.

PM Modi one of the 'most viewed CEOs' in India: LinkedIn

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, with over one million followers, features among "the most viewed CEOs in India" this year on professional networking site, LinkedIn.