LinkedIn’s new feature tackles salary transparency

LinkedIn’s new feature LinkedIn’s new feature Image: LinkedIn For all of LinkedIn’s career-building tools, one area where the professional network has fallen short is in helping shed light on the black box that is salary information. That is now changing. The company introduced a new tool called LinkedIn Salary that aims to help users learn … Read more

Social Media posts can help prevent suicide

Social Media posts – Why scientists think your social media posts can help prevent suicide Image: vicky leta / mashable Take a moment to look at your emoji keyboard.Scroll through the angry face, ghost, stiletto, doughnut, flashlight and cigarette until you reach the hearts. There it is: love. Amid the mundane and humorous, those vibrant, … Read more

Top Economists Want to Work for Amazon and Facebook

Top Economists Want to Work for Amazon and Facebook   Top Economists Want to Work for Amazon and Facebook – At an April meetup organized by the National Association for Business Economics (NABE), a Facebook researcher named Michael Bailey showed his peers how somebody in Detroit might be willing to pay more for a home if … Read more

Instagram logo just changed its logo in a big way

Meet the new Instagram logo. Image: Mashable composite Instagram logo – One of the most recognizable app icons of all time is no more: it is making big changes to its logo. The Facebook-owned photo-sharing service updated its iOS and Android apps Wednesday with a new, flatter design and multicolored app icon. Instagram’s other apps … Read more

Twitter to Stop Counting Photos and Links in 140-Character Limit

Twitter to Stop Counting Twitter to Stop Counting – Twitter Inc. is making a major shift in how it counts characters in Tweets, giving users more freedom to compose longer messages. The social media company will soon stop counting photos and links as part of its 140-character limit for messages, according to a person familiar … Read more