Why Microsoft Bought LinkedIn for $26.2 Billion?
June 14th, 2016

Microsoft announced Monday morning its plans to acquire LinkedIn in a $26.2 billion cash deal.

LinkedIn and eHarmony Hacked, Passwords Leaked Online
June 7th, 2012

Business social network LinkedIn and online dating service eHarmony announced Wednesday that some of their users’ passwords were stolen and millions appear to have been leaked onto the Internet.

Facebook IPO: Mark Zuckerberg Retains Iron Grip With 56.9pc of the Voting Shares
February 2nd, 2012

Facebook unveiled plans for the biggest ever Internet IPO that could raise as much as $10 billion, but made it clear CEO Mark Zuckerberg will exercise almost complete control over the company, leaving investors with little say.

Facebook to File for $5 Billion IPO on Wednesday
February 1st, 2012

Facebook will file a preliminary prospectus for its long-awaited IPO Wednesday morning, but the company will raise less than expected — $5 billion.

In Facebook’s $100 Billion IPO, Bankers Seek Prestige Over Fees
January 28th, 2012

Facebook could file papers for its IPO, or initial public offering of company stock, as early as next Wednesday.

President Obama Pushes His Job Bill in Silicon Valley
September 26th, 2011

Barack Obama visited Silicon Valley on Monday, where he had the opportunity to promote his $447 billion jobs bill.

LinkedIn Finishes First Day as Public Company Valued at $8.9 Billion [Video]
May 20th, 2011

LinkedIn Corp’s $8.9 billion valuation means the company now has a larger market cap than JCPenney, MolsonCoors and even United Continental Holdings, the world’s largest airline.

LinkedIn Hits 100 Million Users [Infographic]
March 22nd, 2011

LinkedIn has announced that it has finally reached a major milestone: 100 million users and counting. To celebrate it, they created an infographic demonstrating the growth and scale of its platform.