Daily Archives: November 30th, 2011

Cyber Monday Heaviest Online Spending Day

RESTON, Va., Nov. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — comScore (NASDAQ : SCOR), a leader in measuring the digital world, today reported holiday season U.S. retail e-commerce spending for the first 28 days of the November – December 2011 holiday season. For the holiday season-to-date, $15 billion has been spent online, marking a 15-percent increase versus the corresponding [...]

Facebook Settles FTC Privacy Charges

WASHINGTON, Nov. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The social networking service Facebook has agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that it deceived consumers by telling them they could keep their information on Facebook private, and then repeatedly allowing it to be shared and made public.  The proposed settlement requires Facebook to take several steps to [...]

Microsoft Enhances Office 365 Cloudware

REDMOND, Wash., Nov. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Microsoft Corp. today announced the first major service update for Microsoft Office 365, the company’s next-generation cloud productivity service for businesses of all sizes. The service will also be available to try in 22 additional markets today, including Argentina, Iceland, Indonesia, South Africa and Taiwan. Microsoft is  making [...]

FiOS TV Coming Soon to Xbox

NEW YORK, Nov. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Verizon continues to expand the borderless lifestyle for consumers, with the announcement of a new offer that makes a selection of live, FiOS TV channels available over the Xbox 360 Entertainment System. Through a collaboration between Verizon and Microsoft, customers who are Xbox LIVE Gold members and who [...]

New Phone App SocialDial

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 29, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – Bababoo, Inc. today announced the release of SocialDial, a new, free mobile app for both iPhone and Android that lets you call and text Facebook and LinkedIn friends without having to know their phone numbers. Users simply log in once to their Facebook and LinkedIn accounts and SocialDial builds [...]