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Instagram $525 million deal for Twitter before Facebook.

According to the New York Times report, Twitter had a deal in place to buy Instagram for $525 million back in March — before the photo-sharing service’s CEO Kevin Systrom called the whole thing off. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg ultimately acquired Instagram after pushing through a cash-and-stock deal just weeks before Facebook’s May initial public offering. The transaction closed in […]

Android internet usage gets the edge over computers in Japan.

Android internet usage gets the edge over computers.

According to a Nielsen publication released on the 10th of December, Android internet usage (time) per person in Japan is now more than on computers. The study carried out using live online questionnaires has confirmed the increasing influence of mobile. Android internet monthly usage time per person was 1,492 minutes (appx 25 hours), whereas monthly […]