LinkedIn provides QR codes to make sharing your profile simpler

LinkedIn is introducing two new options that can make the product extra purposeful for its customers. First, LinkedIn will now allow you to join by means of QR codes. In the LinkedIn app, faucet the QR code icon within the Home tab’s search bar, and there you may see a QR scanner in addition to […]

AI is helping recruiters find the best talent, faster (VB Live)

AI helps recruiters discover one of the best expertise, quicker (VB Live)

Hiring is a vendor’s market proper now — however AI-powered options can provide the benefit. Join execs from LinkedIn, Trivago, and Adecco to learn the way how AI is revolutionizing their capacity to useful resource high-quality expertise, and the way your organization can do the identical, on this VB Live occasion. Register here for free. […]

LinkedIn will tell you exactly how long your new job’s commute will be

LinkedIn will inform you precisely how lengthy your new job’s commute can be

When it involves discovering a brand new job, it’s not simply the work-life steadiness, the compensation, or the folks that finally must think about. It’s the placement, too. Now, LinkedIn just isn’t solely serving to you construct your resume and your skilled community however can be serving as your mapping service. The firm’s latest feature enables […]

LinkedIn will let you know how distant your new job actually is

Essentially, Your Commute calculates journey occasions hooked up to your job of alternative. LinkedIn says its attraction lies within the reality job-seekers will not should exit a job posting to find out whether or not it is situated too distant. Your Commute covers journey occasions for automobiles, public transport and strolling distances. It exhibits the […]

Russia stops at nothing to silence Telegram

That mentioned, even when Telegram was passively enabling some murky enterprise to happen, it seems to have lacked entry to a good listening to. OpenDemocracy explains how the Telegram case was fast-tracked by means of the courts within the wake of Vladimir Putin’s re-election. The subsequent listening to, on April 13th, apparently solely took 18 […]

LinkedIn cofounder Eric Ly launches ICOHub to eliminate ICO scammers

LinkedIn cofounder Eric Ly launches ICOHub to eradicate ICO scammers

Eric Ly is on a mission. A cofounder and former CTO of LinkedIn, Ly lately launched Hub, Human Trust Protocol to assist strangers safely work together on the web and construct digital reputations primarily based on their transaction historical past. Today, Hub has introduced ICOHub, a proof of idea popularity system for ICOs. What does ICOHub […]

LinkedIn Messenger will get GIFs for… job looking?

LinkedIn Messenger will roll out GIFs to all customers within the coming weeks, however be sure to use them correctly. As the corporate reminds in its weblog post, “think about your company’s culture, your professional relationship with the person, and the industry you work in to decide if it makes sense to send a GIF.” […]

Debunking 3 of the biggest myths about Midwest tech

Debunking three of the largest myths about Midwest tech

In the previous 4 years, a slew of articles have been revealed evaluating the Midwest tech scene to Silicon Valley: in 2014, 2015, 2016, and ending with a current one from the New York Times. While well-intentioned, these articles all have at their premise the identical core factor — a comparability. For these of us […]