Firework social video app goes live 

Loop Now Technologies, a company founded by early members of LinkedIn and Snapchat, has officially launched its short-form video app Firework on iOS and Android. Billed as ‘the future of social mobile TV’, Firework is a video service that lets users post and share clips of up to 30 seconds. The formal launch brings with […]

Vimeo launches integration for LinkedIn company pages

Vimeo now allows its paying subscribers publish videos from their Vimeo account to their LinkedIn company page with a single click. The video platform claims it is the first to offer end-to-end integration for LinkedIn Company pages, with the functionality available as part of Vimeo’s ‘publish to social’ tools that are available to Plus, Pro, […]

LinkedIn considers original programming

Business-focused social network LinkedIn is considering a move into original programming, according to a report by The Information. The social network’s CEO Jeff Weiner (pictured) is reported to have said that shows such as Shark Tank (the equivalent of Dragons Den in the US) could be the kind of programming that works with its users, […]

BBC adds share feature for Google+ and LinkedIn

The BBC has introduced a ‘share’ plugin enabling users of its web-based services to share content via Google+ and LinkedIn. The BBC already allows sharing of content including articles, recipes, blog posts and other content on its iPlayer, news, sport, radio, weather and food sites via Facebook Twitter, Delicious, Digg, Reddit and StumbleUpon.