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Sep 22, 2017, 17:12 ET Facebook Shareholders Secure Total Win on Eve of Trial as Company Drops Plan to Issue Separate Class of Non-Voting Stock - Shareholders Represented by Grant & Eisenhofer and Kessler Topaz

In a stunning shareholder victory on the eve of trial, Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) announced it was dropping plans to issue a new class of stock that...


Sep 22, 2017, 14:45 ET @INBOUND: TREW Marketing COO, Co-Founder, Wendy Covey Named to HubSpot Partner Advisory Council

Today, TREW Marketing, an Austin-based, full-service marketing agency focused on technical clients announced its COO and Co-founder, Wendy Covey...


Sep 22, 2017, 14:11 ET Hornet Becomes First Gay Social Network to Present at Advertising Week New York

Hornet, the world's premier gay social network, today announced that president and co-founder, Sean Howell will be speaking at Advertising Week New...


Sep 22, 2017, 10:22 ET Skipstone attempts to tone down the discussion on politics using augmented reality

Will barn animals and a conversational-video platform known as Skipstone lead the way in establishing a respectful tone about the political issues...


Sep 22, 2017, 09:00 ET AARP Launches Campaign to Root Out Social Media Scams

With scams and fraud schemes proliferating on social media, the AARP Fraud Watch Network has launched a campaign to educate Americans about social...


Sep 21, 2017, 12:26 ET Staggering Rate Of Suicide Marks A Global Public Health Crisis

More people die from suicide every year than from conflicts, wars and natural disasters combined. Due to a lack of public awareness and funding,...


Sep 21, 2017, 10:10 ET Spartan, the World's Largest Obstacle Race and Endurance Brand, to Bring Live Content to Facebook's Watch Platform

Blood, sweat, athleticism and pure grit will stream exclusively on Facebook's new Watch platform thanks to a partnership between Spartan and...


Sep 20, 2017, 22:00 ET PI.EXCHANGE Announces the World's First Personal Data Bank is Ready

Today, PI.EXCHANGE confirmed that their eagerly awaited mobile app would be launching its global beta for iOS in late September 2017. The...


Sep 20, 2017, 16:09 ET Social Community for International Student Advisors, International Students and College Students

When international students decide to live and study in the U.S., they often have questions and concerns. These questions can range from topics...


Sep 20, 2017, 14:39 ET SocialFlow Unveils AttentionStream Dashboard

SocialFlow, the only social media platform purpose-built for publishers and media companies, is releasing the AttentionStream Dashboard. This...


Sep 20, 2017, 12:53 ET Local Filmmakers Vie for Coveted Spot in National Competition

The local production "Lost Bayou," a project of Construct Films, vies for a coveted spot in the Hometown Heroes Rally, a national competition...


Sep 20, 2017, 11:01 ET Angel's Envy™ Celebrates Sustainability with a "Toast the Trees" Campaign during National Bourbon Heritage Month

In an effort to ensure that there are always enough American white oak trees for future generations of whiskey lovers, Louisville Distilling Co....


Sep 20, 2017, 10:46 ET vineyard vines® teams up with Simon & Schuster for Whales For A Cause program

vineyard vines, the Connecticut-based apparel and accessories brand, announced that it has teamed up with Simon & Schuster to support Pajama...


Sep 20, 2017, 09:09 ET Seven Stars Cloud Provides Updates on Patent Filings, SuperApp, VPaaS and TPaaS

Seven Stars Cloud Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SSC) ("SSC" or the "Company" or "Seven Stars Cloud") today provided several updates on some of its key...


Sep 20, 2017, 08:00 ET HubSpot Acquires Motion AI, One of the Top Visual Chatbot Builders

HubSpot, a leading inbound marketing, sales, and CRM growth stack, announced today that it has acquired Motion AI, one of the top visual chatbot...


Sep 20, 2017, 08:00 ET GourmetGiftBaskets.com Launches National "15 & Me Selfie Search"

One of the top U.S. online gifting companies is celebrating its first 15 years of business in a fun, unique way, shining the spotlight on the...


Sep 20, 2017, 08:00 ET Jerrick's Vocal Platform Adds Three New Social Publishing Communities, Lifehack.Media, Criminal.Media, and Unbalanced.Media

Jerrick Media Holdings, Inc., (OTCQB: JMDA) (the "Company" or "Jerrick"), a technology company, announced today that it has added three new social...


Sep 19, 2017, 17:45 ET Shareablee Expands Executive Team; Launching New Ad Category Across Platforms

Shareablee, the leader in audience-based social media measurement, in preparation to launch a new advertising category, has appointed two ad...


Sep 19, 2017, 17:00 ET Twitter Appoints Patrick Pichette to Board of Directors

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) today announced the appointment of Patrick Pichette to the Company's Board of Directors (the "Board") as a new...


Sep 19, 2017, 16:19 ET Skyhorse Publishing releases a new book to explain what John Gartner, PhD says "is psychologically wrong with Donald Trump."

As things heat up globally in North Korea and Iran, and with world leaders gathered in his home town this week, many are troubled by Trump's brash...


Sep 19, 2017, 13:12 ET Socceroof, Brooklyn's New Rooftop Soccer Community, Launches Kickstarter

Socceroof launches its crowd-funding campaign on Kickstarter to redefine the soccer experience with the city's first 5-a-side rooftop at 14 53rd...


Sep 19, 2017, 12:19 ET Our Excitement Is Contagious: Social Link Rebrands Eventagious Event Planning & Management

Social Link today announced the launch of its new website for Eventagious—a key part of its strategic rebranding program for the Duluth,...


Sep 19, 2017, 11:25 ET Matthew Smith Joins Hornet As SVP Of Global Sales

Hornet, the world's premier gay social network, today announced that veteran LGBTQ advertising and sales expert Matthew Smith will join the brand's...


Sep 19, 2017, 10:00 ET Media for Social Impact Summit Launches Gender Equality Award, Cannes SDG Lion & SDG International Film Festival

The Fourth Annual Media For Social Impact Summit, a partnership between the United Nations Office of Partnerships and PVBLIC Foundation, hosted key...


Sep 19, 2017, 09:00 ET Smartly.io Closes $20 Million Investment in Secondary Funding Round

Smartly.io, a Facebook advertising creative, optimization and automation tool that recently surpassed $1 billion in annual ad spend on its...