Tag: social networks
Who’s visiting the various social networks?
Want a quick primer on the demographics of the key social networks? Online MBA has created an infographic (it's always an infographic at the moment...)
March 12, 2012
With Teeth: In Praise of the Independent Web
Yesterday John Batelle posted a new article that didn’t so much have me nodding in agreement as leaping up and yelling “Yes! That! Exactly that!!”.
January 26, 2012
Ning may be up for sale with $150m price tag
B2B social networking platform Ning has been in talks with Google, Groupon and other companies about being acquired, claims a report on All Things Digital. It suggests that the company is being valued at up to $150 million,...
August 3, 2011
So, who are the biggest social networks in China?
We're topping and tailing the Bulletin with China today. VentureBeat has an interesting article on the most popular social networks in China, and Facebook isn't one of them - in fact, it's blocked there. RenRen, Kaixin001,...
April 8, 2010
Interscope to launch Timberland online music platform
Here's something intriguing: Interscope-Geffen-A&M chairman Jimmy Iovine has been talking about the label's plans for a new online service codenamed Timberland - named after producer Timbaland who's collaborating on it.
October 15, 2009
Stribe lets any site create its own social network
Artists launching their own social networks is a bit 2008 - with its recent improvements, Facebook is arguably now a more suitable venue to tap into the social side of things.
September 16, 2009
Report claims multiple online profiles means more royalties for artists
Queensland academic Dave Carter is working on a report analysing whether social networks lead to an increase in income for music artists, and The Music Void has nabbed a preview of its findings.
September 10, 2009
Pixie Lott gets livestreaming Euro album launch
Today sees the launch of Pixie Lott's debut album, through UMG subsidiary Mercury Music Group. She's flying out to Berlin with 200 "fans, friends and family" for a private launch gig, which is pretty old-skool.
September 7, 2009
Mugasha wants to be “the Hulu for electronic music”
The latest streaming music site to launch is called Mugasha, which stands for "Music. Gather. Share".
August 21, 2009
AppsFire makes it easier to recommend iPhone apps
AppsFire is a new service that lets people share details of their favourite iPhone apps with friends.
July 1, 2009
Trendrr Pro helps track buzz around your bands
The latest tool that aims to help labels and managers track online buzz around their artists is Trendrr Pro, a new premium version of an existing free service.
June 30, 2009