social networks

Jan 16, 2013

Asia's CEOs remain inactive on social media, despite advantages: Weber Shandwick

GLOBAL - Weber Shandwick’s latest study reveals that 81 per cent of CEOs of the world’s “most reputable” companies engage socially, but CEOs in Asia-Pacific lag behind their counterparts elsewhere and were actually less active in social media in 2012 than they had been in 2010.

Dec 13, 2012

Instagram will do just fine without Twitter

Two days ago, Instagram “divorced” itself from Twitter by no longer allowing its images to be viewed within Tweets. Users now have to click through to Instagram’s site in order to view the images. Twitter responded by adding Instagram-like photo filters to its mobile app.

Oct 16, 2012

The mobile trends that marketers should focus on: Gartner

GLOBAL - Mobile advertising should be mainstream in the next two to five years, predicts research firm Gartner in a report advising marketers to keep an eye on bar code marketing, mobile coupons and augmented reality.

Aug 23, 2012

Instagram and Pinterest gain popularity in Asia by leaps and bounds: Experian

GLOBAL – Social sites Instagram and Pinterest lead niche social networks in terms of global market share, according to a report by Experian.

Aug 26, 2010

Twitter hires Adam Bain as head of global revenue

GLOBAL - Twitter has hired Adam Bain, who has stepped down from his job as president of Fox Audience Network, to be its first president of global revenue.

Aug 18, 2010

Users find social networks vital for work and leisure

While Facebook and Twitter are enjoying what appears to be an unbridled escalation in popularity, history has a lesson for them.