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How Social Media Has Played a Role in Car Accidents

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Twitter User Arrested After Sending Seizure-Inducing Gif To Journalist

Moby Dick Gets Translated Into Emojis And Ends Up In Library Of Congress

Amazon Local Deals Launches, Competes with Groupon

Even though Amazon has invested $175 million in LivingSocial that didn’t mean they weren’t going to prepare their own local deals site and that’s exactly what the company did this week, launching Amazon Local (http://local.amazon.com) which allows users to sign up to receive deals and browse the company’s new website for special offers. The site […]

Groupon Files for $750 Million IPO

Groupon will be launching as a privately traded company very soon. Groupon has just filed for an initial public offering with the SEC. Groupon hasn’t said how much money they expect to raise, but a few sources are pointing to a sum of around $750 million. Here’s a look at some of the numbers behind […]

Twitter Acquires Startup AdGrok, CEO Takes Job At Facebook Instead

Towards the end of May the startup AdGrok was purchased by Twitter. AdGrok had built a quick reputation building keyword-bidding tools for advertisers and the buyout was largely seen as a talent-acquisition buy, there’s just one problem, the major part of that acquisition, CEO Antonio Garcia-Martinez, decided not to work for Twitter. Then it got […]

Apps: SpotOn Makes Food, Drink Suggestions Based on Foursquare, Facebook

Apps like Yelp and Urbanspoon are certainly good at identifying restaurants within a walking or driving overall range, but don’t offer much in the way of a tailored suggestion experience. I’ve used the apps before to much frustration because while they do turn up establishments, it doesn’t really help me to know there is a […]