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News18 is the New No. 1 for engagement in Indian languages, topples Times
India

News18 is the New No. 1 for engagement in Indian languages, topples Times

Other than English, News18 is available in Hindi, Telugu, Marathi, Tamil, Bangla, Malayalam, Kannada, Gujarati, Assamese, Punjabi, Odia and Urdu

News18 India retains status as most read regional news platform; unique visitors' count jumps 11.6% to 85 mn
Business

News18 India retains status as most read regional news platform; unique visitors' count jumps 11.6% to 85 mn

News18 Bangla2 grabbed the number one position amongst the Bengali news sites, with an incredible 21 percent month-on-month growth of unique visitors.

New save function for photos, videos launched by Snapchat
News & Analysis

New save function for photos, videos launched by Snapchat

Snapchat announced a new feature that enables users to save and share their content, a big change for the popular social messaging app widely used for sending photos and videos that disappear in a day.

Mobile shopping soars during holiday season : Comscore data
News & Analysis

Mobile shopping soars during holiday season : Comscore data

Shopping from mobile devices jumped 59 percent during the U.S. holiday shopping season, data from analytics firm Comscore Inc showed, as consumers were lured by attractive deals and shipping options.

Amazon most visited e-commerce site in India in October: Report
News & Analysis

Amazon most visited e-commerce site in India in October: Report

As e-commerce players battled for consumer attention during the festive period, Amazon India saw maximum visitors on its Web and mobile sites in October at over 200 million visitors, as per the recent data from Internet analytics firm comScore.

YouTube to provide viewability of ads to advertisers: Report
News & Analysis

YouTube to provide viewability of ads to advertisers: Report

Google Inc's YouTube is planning to provide advertisers with data on how many of the ads on its internet video service can be seen by viewers, in response to advertiser complaints, according to the Financial Times.

Facebook ties up with New York Times, BuzzFeed and others to directly inject news
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Facebook ties up with New York Times, BuzzFeed and others to directly inject news

Facebook Inc tied up with nine news publishers to launch "Instant Articles" that will let them publish articles directly to the social network's mobile news feeds.

Google vs. Apple: Android leads smartphone OS market, Apple top smartphone OEM
Biztech

Google vs. Apple: Android leads smartphone OS market, Apple top smartphone OEM

Apple ranked as the top smartphone manufacturer with 41.9 percent market share in the U.S, while Google's Android led the smartphone OS category with about 52.1 percent share.

Reddit reaches for profits through a geek-culture bazaar
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Reddit reaches for profits through a geek-culture bazaar

The self-dubbed "Front Page of the Internet" is going for a milestone it has been trying to reach since its founding in 2005: profitability...

Cyber Monday sales set to hit record as mobile grows
News & Analysis

Cyber Monday sales set to hit record as mobile grows

U.S. online sales are expected to hit $2 billion on "Cyber Monday," for the first time...

Google Maps falls behind as iPhone users turn to Apple Maps
News & Analysis

Google Maps falls behind as iPhone users turn to Apple Maps

So you thought that Apple Maps’ loss was Google Maps’ gain? It may have been for a while, but it looks like the tables have been turned on Google.

Yahoo! sites had more Web visitors than Google in July
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Yahoo! sites had more Web visitors than Google in July

For the first time in more than two years, more Americans visited Yahoo's websites than Google's, according to comScore Inc.'s Internet traffic

YouTube renews vows with Vevo, invests in the company
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YouTube renews vows with Vevo, invests in the company

YouTube announced on Tuesday that it has renewed its agreement with video distributor Vevo in order to avoid letting it be acquired by arch rivals Facebook.

Indians viewed 3.7bn online videos per month in 2 years: comScore
Tech

Indians viewed 3.7bn online videos per month in 2 years: comScore

India's online video consumption has doubled to 3.7 billion video views per month in the last two years, reports comScore.

Indians viewed 3.7bn online videos per month in 2 years: comScore
News & Analysis

Indians viewed 3.7bn online videos per month in 2 years: comScore

India's online video consumption has doubled to 3.7 billion video views per month in the last two years, reports comScore.

Social Q&A site Formspring shutting down this month
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Social Q&A site Formspring shutting down this month

Social Q&A website Formspring has called it quits and will be shutting down at the end of March. The company says that the reason behind the imminent shut down...

Samsung beats Apple in US mobile market for first time ever
Tech

Samsung beats Apple in US mobile market for first time ever

It seems that Samsung has beaten Apple as the leading handset manufacturer in the US for the month of October 2012. According to comScore, which released the report, both Google's Android and Samsung are leading the US mobile market currently.

Samsung beats Apple in US mobile market for first time ever
News & Analysis

Samsung beats Apple in US mobile market for first time ever

It seems that Samsung has beaten Apple as the leading handset manufacturer in the US for the month of October 2012. According to comScore, which released the report, both Google's Android and Samsung are leading the US mobile market currently.

Cyber Monday: Online sales likely to hit $1.5 bn in US this year
World

Cyber Monday: Online sales likely to hit $1.5 bn in US this year

Americans are expected to spend $1.5 billion, up 20 percent from last year on Cyber Monday, according to research firm comScore, as retailers have expanded their deals to get shoppers to click on their websites.