Facebook paid a staggering $19 billion for WhatsApp. While it trails Facebook as a messaging app in the United States, WhatsApp dwarfs Facebook in terms of monthly active users. Below, a look at WhatsApp usership around the world and a snapshot of users' demographics. Infographic: Carlos Monteiro
Founded in February 2013, the free Pie app is designed to help teams collect, organize, share, and discuss the business-related links, visuals, content, and more that they find in and out of work every day. “Social media agencies and ad agencies are among our most active users on Pie,” says Walraven.
In the last few years, awards shows have taken on a tail-wagging-the-dog aspect, with presenters endlessly exhorting viewers at home to tweet away and reading their tweets on air as if they constituted the finest works of Bruce Vilanch himself. There's something backwards about it. The people at home talking about [...]
Sure, you can Tweet from your seat and connect with friends on Facebook when you're connected to whatever Internet carrier is hosted on your flight. But now, Virgin America is launching the first in-flight social network at 35,000 feet. With...
There are currently about 1.3 billion smartphones in use globally. By 2017, it’s expected that 2.5 billion users will connect through messaging-based apps. Snapchat. Line. Whisper. Tango. These are just some of the call names of a new messaging code that advertisers are trying to understand and speak themselves.