LinkedIn has added a video-based feature so that companies and workers can post videos about their skills or workplaces. Users will also be able to find out who they have reached with their content.
While not the most popular digital assistant, Bixby can now integrate with LinkedIn to provide users an easy way to look up attendees of past and future meetings in addition to trending storylines.
hiQ is a company that "scrapes" public profiles from LinkedIn to package them for employers. This has drawn the Microsoft-owned company's ire. LinkedIn sent a cease-and-desist and got sued in return.
Google has unveiled Hire, an app that provides a recruiting platform aimed towards small- and medium-sized US businesses. Hire appears to be a direct competitor to Microsoft's LinkedIn platform.
Microsoft's new LinkedIn desktop app looks suspiciously like a basic 'web wrapper', although it does include support for Windows 10 features, including a Live Tile, and Action Center notifications.
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LinkedIn has sent an email to Windows phone users, saying that it is killing off its app for the platform. The firm recommends using its website instead and promises a Windows desktop-only app soon.
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Pushing further into human-capital management, Microsoft has unveiled a new application along with a sales-focussed bundle integrating Dynamics 365 with the company's recent acquisition, LinkedIn.
In April 2016, before Microsoft acquired the professional networking platform, LinkedIn reported that it had 433 million members. Today, it said that that number has grown to more than half a billion.
LinkedIn has announced an update for its service, providing a 'Trending Storylines' feature as a means of presenting the daily curated content based on the user's industry and interests.
Microsoft sold $17 billion of bonds this week with ample demand by the market, which allowed the company to reduce borrowing rates. The money will be used to refinance debts from the LinkedIn deal.
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Microsoft has created a new role in its Senior Leadership Team. Its new Chief Technology Officer is Kevin Scott, senior vice president of Infrastructure at LinkedIn, which it acquired last month.
LinkedIn has announced a complete redesign of its desktop user interface, aiming to closer resemble its mobile applications. The update includes improved messaging features and a universal search bar.
The Redmond giant, which employs almost 120,000 people is about to let go of 700 employees. The company's latest round of layoffs seems to be part of the job cuts it announced back in July.
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Earlier today, some users of the LinkedIn Windows phone app got an email saying that the company will no longer be supporting it beginning on January 15. LinkedIn says it was a mistake.
LinkedIn may be owned by Microsoft now, but that hasn't stopped the company from ending support for its app for Windows phones. The social network emailed users about the change today.
After blocking the LinkedIn website last year, the Russian government has requested that both Apple and Google remove the LinkedIn app from their app stores, in a nationwide ban on the service.
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An analyst is foreseeing Microsoft to lead the charge of the race towards a trillion-dollar market value, ahead of Apple and Alphabet. Their LinkedIn purchase is predicted to help towards that goal.
Users of LinkedIn's Lynda.com service are receiving emails today that the company has suffered a data breach. The Microsoft-owned company says that there is no evidence that passwords were taken.
Microsoft's CEO has revealed highlights of the company's short-term plans to begin integrating LinkedIn with its own product portfolio, after completing its $26.2bn acquisition today.
Microsoft today announced that its deal to purchase LinkedIn for $26.2 billion has been approved by European Union regulators, but there is a list of conditions that the company must comply with.
Microsoft's proposed acquisition of LinkedIn is expected to gain regulatory approval from the European Commission, after the company agreed to various 'concessions' to address antitrust concerns.
After the European Commission said that Microsoft had proposed 'concessions' to address their concerns over its $26.2 billion purchase of LinkedIn, details of those concessions have now emerged.
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After EU antitrust regulators raised concerns about its proposed $26.2 billion LinkedIn acquisition last week, the European Commission said today that Microsoft has offered concessions over the deal.
Russia is on the verge of blocking access to LinkedIn, after the company lost an appeal in court. The Russian ban is based on a recent law which forces companies to store user data locally.
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Former Microsoft CEO Bill Gates was recently interviewed by Bloomberg and was asked his opinion on the LinkedIn purchase, he says that the two companies can have a lot of synergies together.
From integrating learning resources into Office, to Cortana as a professional networking assistant, and enabling businesses to manage skills more efficiently, the deal offers many potential benefits.
Microsoft has announced its acquisition of professional networking platform LinkedIn, in a deal worth $26.2 billion. LinkedIn will "retain its distinct brand, culture and independence".
A new proposal has been submitted to the Internet Engineering Task Force. It aims to secure email by sending messages over a secure connection. The proposal has support from tech firms such as Google.
Tech companies including Facebook and Microsoft have filed legal briefs supporting Apple's fight against the US government regarding backdoor implementation. They say it sets a dangerous precedent.
Despite reporting seemingly positive earnings results for the last quarter of 2015, LinkedIn shares fell off a cliff with investors worried about the company's future earnings.
The LinkedIn app has been rebuilt from scratch to provide a tailored newsfeed and more socially engaging experience. The update is now available for iOS and Android.
Professional social network, LinkedIn, has announced its plans to acquire online training and tutorials website lynda.com in a deal worth $1.5 billion in cash and stock.
Two popular open source login systems, OAuth and OpenID, can be affected by the "Covert Redirect" exploit to take personal data from users, according to a new study from a security researcher.