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LinkedIn redesign proves it wants to be more like Facebook

LinkedIn confirmed that it was rolling out a redesign that would make navigation of the Homepage easier. But despite the company's claims, the update confirms our suspicions that LinkedIn is evolving into a social content sharing platform.
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LinkedIn takes interest in Pinterest with ‘LinkedIn Today’ page

LinkedIn has added more Pinterest-like features, allowing users to share, comment, or save shared content on its new "LinkedIn Today" page.
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LinkedIn is planning a Web redesign – just in time

As innovative new social career apps surface and Twitter yanks its content, LinkedIn plans to give its Web app a makeover. But success won't come by looks alone, and the site will need to drive engagement with new tools and a focus on user…
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Twitter distances itself from developers once again, LinkedIn loses integration

Yet again, Twitter is tightening up its "experience" by hindering outside developers.
Social Media reinvents the job hunt with eHarmony-style matchups between employers and employees

LinkedIn, you've been warned: is cornering the tech job sector and it's doing it quickly.
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LinkedIn lawsuit: Following security breach, company hit with $5m suit

Following an embarrassing security breach earlier this month, business-oriented social networking site LinkedIn has been hit with a $5 million lawsuit brought by a woman in Illinois.
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SeatBuddy connects like-minded airline passengers for happier flights

Designed to group similar customers together on an airplane, a Latvian airline will let you avoid the endless chatter of other passengers for a quiet flight.
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LinkedIn statement: No accounts compromised, more security added

LinkedIn said late Tuesday that up to now there have been no reports of compromised accounts following last week's security breach. It also said it had added an extra layer of security to accounts.
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1234: LinkedIn security breach reveals pitiful passwords

Security firm Rapid7 has taken a closer look at the passwords stolen from LinkedIn this week and compiled a list of the most common ones. The results show that many people still have some work to do when it comes to creating strong…
Music joins LinkedIn and eHarmony as password nightmare continues

Following the leak of 8 million LinkedIn and eHarmony user passwords, music discovery service says it may have fallen victim as well.

How to check if your LinkedIn or eHarmony password was leaked

Was your password one of the 8 million LinkedIn and eHarmony passwords leaked to the Web? Here's how to find out.
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LinkedIn confirms password leak

LinkedIn has confirmed that "some" user passwords were stolen.