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LinkedIn

Social networking website for people in professional occupations

Introduction

Linkedin is a professional social network.

Founded in 2002 by Reid Hoffman.

Timeline

February 2020

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner steps aside after 11 years.

September 17, 2019

LinkedIn launches skills assessments, tests that let you beef up your credentials for job hunting

May 15, 2019

LinkedIn Sales Solutions brings Sales Navigator insights into the Lucidchart Sales Solution.

April 1, 2019

LinkedIn today has some 600 million users and was acquired by Microsoft in 2016 for $26.2 billion.

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Aaron Krolik and Natasha Singer
April 2, 2020
www.nytimes.com
After an inquiry from Times reporters, Zoom said it would disable a data-mining feature that could be used to snoop on participants during meetings without their knowledge.
Ingrid Lunden
April 1, 2020
TechCrunch
Like many other websites at the moment, the career-oriented networking platform LinkedIn has seen a big boost in traffic as a result of people being asked to work from home and stay indoors overall to slow the spread of the coronavirus, with a bump of 55% more conversational activity between existing connections in recent weeks. [...]
Maryfran Johnson
April 1, 2020
InsiderPro
In Insider Pro's inaugural Tech Career Ladder podcast, Sandy Silk -- director of Information Security, Education, and Consulting at Harvard University -- joins host Maryfran Johnson to discuss what it takes to become an EPIC leader. Listen or download the full transcript.
March 14, 2020
The Economic Times
The 64-yr-old tech titan on Saturday stepped down from the boards of MS, Berkshire Hathaway.
Elle Hunt
March 10, 2020
the Guardian
'Sometimes we just want to have a laugh and move on,' says LinkedIn. Photograph: Prykhodov/Getty Images
Jay Peters
March 5, 2020
The Verge
LinkedIn is informing job candidates that they can complete their interviews virtually or delay it until "coming onsite is possible" out of caution for the ongoing coronavirus outbreak. The company is also limiting nonessential business travel and won't be participating in external events in March or April.
Holly Secon
March 4, 2020
Business Insider
"COVID-19 causes more severe disease than seasonal influenza," Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the WHO director-general, said on Tuesday.
Stephanie Mlot
March 2, 2020
Geek.com
LinkedIn is experimenting with Snapchat-style Stories to help turn water-cooler moments into professional networking opportunities. Currently under internal analysis, the feature will roll out to members "in the coming months." "We've learned so ...
Nellie Bowles and Erin Griffith
March 2, 2020
www.nytimes.com
Their tech employees are a different story.
Jack Schofield
February 20, 2020
the Guardian
Topping Google's rankings so that people find stories about you rather than a notorious namesake is possible, but might be a lot of work. Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo
Ingrid Lunden
February 20, 2020
TechCrunch
LinkedIn has cornered the market when it comes to putting your own professional profile online and using it to network for jobs, industry connections and professional development. But when it comes to looking at a chart of the people, and specifically the leadership teams, who make up organizations more holistically, the Microsoft-owned network comes up [...]
Andris A. Zoltners
February 18, 2020
Harvard Business Review
Embrace change in these four areas.
Ingrid Lunden
February 13, 2020
TechCrunch
It's par for the course that major tech platforms will launch a lot of services, then sunset those that are less popular. But this week comes one that especially smarts (for me and some of my TechCrunch coworkers at least). LinkedIn has announced that on March 20, it will shut down Sales Navigator for Gmail, an [...]
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February 7, 2020
The Hindu
The controversial app uses over three billion images to find a match. These images have been sourced from various social media sites including Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.
Anthony Ha
February 6, 2020
TechCrunch
The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch's roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you'd like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. Jeff Weiner will step down as CEO of LinkedIn June 1, product head Ryan Roslansky steps up The changes are LinkedIn's [...]
February 6, 2020
WebWire
LinkedIn's vision is to create economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce and we continue to make progress in realizing it. Our 675 million members, up from 610 million a year ago, are engaging on LinkedIn at record levels to grow their careers, stay informed and connect with their communities. Our customers, who helped grow our trailing twelve month revenue to $7.5B, are leveraging LinkedIn's talent, marketing, sales and learning products to grow their companies. After...
Shawn Knight
February 5, 2020
TechSpot
Effective June 1, 2020, Weiner will become LinkedIn's executive chairman. The social network for business professionals will promote Ryan Roslansky, currently the senior vice president of product, to fill the vacancy. Vice President of Linked Marketing Solutions Tom Cohen will...
Tali Arbel
February 5, 2020
CTVNews
The LinkedIn professional networking service is getting a new CEO.
Nicholas Thompson
February 5, 2020
Wired
After 11 steady years as the CEO of the professional networking company, Weiner is yielding the reins to deputy Ryan Roslansky.
Matthieu Dugal
January 30, 2020
Radio-Canada.ca
Je ne suis pas un enfant des réseaux sociaux, mais qu'importe : dans certaines religions, on baptise aussi à l'âge adulte.
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