December, 2015

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Travel – Alibaba and Zalando are quoted on the Stock Exchange. The two stars of E-Commerce.

Ready the second IPO: between New York and Frankfurt. Alibaba, the most important Chinese Internet site that deals with e-commerce mainly in China, could be worth between 22 and 25 billion dollars placing its shares with a fixed range between 66 and 68 US dollars. Alibaba listing will take placeRead More …


Travel – 1.2 billion subscribers in Facebook: 26 million have Italians

Total Registered Users, to date, on facebook – 1.2 billion subscribers around the world, in 10 years, from February 4, 2004, the day of his “birth / creation” Facebook 2013 revenue: – $ 5 Billion Italian users Subscribers Facebook: – 26 million people (monthly users connected mobile (smartphones and tablet)Read More …


Travel – Expedia penalized by Google for a campaign of “negative SEO”?

The news was announced, a few hours, by USA Today. According to the magazine, it also may have been hit by a campaign of “negative SEO”, to increase their ranking on the list of travel sites on Google searches. This was stated by an analysis carried out by the SearchmetricsRead More …


Travel – Skype: + 36% of calls in 2013. Total: 214 billion minutes of phone calls

Research by TeleGeography, according to which, by means of Skype, the VoIP phone service in 2013 were made 214 billion minutes of international phone calls, for a figure of + 36% compared to the year 2012, putting in serious difficulties companies traditional telephone. Skype calls in HD, for devices withRead More …


Travel – Alibaba has a higher capitalization to: eBay, Twitter and LinkedIn combined!

Over 245 Billion dollars to Alibaba, in one trading day! The Alibaba revenues are equal to the sum of: Amazon and eBay! Alibaba shares, Chinese e-commerce company, placed at $ 68, They have reached $ 100 before closing at $ 93.89, with a gain of 38.1% in a single day!Read More …


Travel – Istat: Italy 60% of households connected to the Internet

Smartphones are present in 93.1% of Italian homes, almost 6 out of 10 houses. According to the data for the yearbook Istat 2013, the number of households has access to the Internet from home in 2013 has increased from 55.5% to 60.7%. Out of 15 million and 138 thousand ofRead More …


Travel – Google has the world monopoly of online searches. Germany asks the algorithm

Germany wants to know the secret of Google, the most used search engine in the world, and officially he asks the Google algorithm formula. The reason for the request, according to Berlin, would be motivated by the fact that Google has acquired a monopoly position in Europe (and beyond –Read More …


Travel – WhatsApp against Skype: getting ready for voice calls

Incoming the latest addition to WhatsApp (the mobile chat) announced at the last Mobile World Congress in Barcelona: Incoming voice calls. WhatsApp against Skype? This was announced by the website NDTV Gadgets: the last app update for iOS, the operating system for iPhone and iPad will be prompted to enableRead More …


Travel – Pinterest: 242.5 Million Users for Social Network Photos

In the year just ended, 2013, there was a “boom” of users, equal to + 150% for the Social Network Photo: Pinterest. According to data provided by: Global Web Index, members of Pinterest, in 32 markets analyzed in the world, rose from 98 million in the year, to the currentRead More …


Travel – WhatsApp: the mobile chat, in 5 years reached 600 million monthly active users

  Every day are traded on WhatsApp: 50 Millions of messages. WhatsApp, then, is the number 1 chat for mobile phones with 600 million monthly active users. The current competitors of WhatsApp are: Line, Kik, BBM (BlackBerry Messenger) and Viber. Facebook has spent 19 billion dollars to buy the chatRead More …