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Startup firm BranchOut trying to out-link LinkedIn

A startup called BranchOut is raising cash in a bid to surpass LinkedIn by offering its own professional network.

By Apr. 19, 2012

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BranchOut making SEO push with vanity URLs

The professional network on Facebook moves into the open Internet with "about" pages for users.

By Sep. 9, 2011

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Startup Secret 33: It's a long game

Does LinkedIn have a strategic weakness? BranchOut's CEO thinks it does, and is basing his whole company on it.

By Feb. 10, 2012

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Facebook sent 160M visitors to mobile apps in April

Social network's traffic to mobile apps and games has nearly tripled in two months.

By May. 1, 2012

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Recruiters post 1.7 million jobs on new Facebook jobs board

The new app makes job recruiting on the social network more high profile, something that should worry LinkedIn.

By Nov. 14, 2012

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Building apps for Facebook: A dance with the devil

Facebook has created a booming app economy that's made plenty of developers rich. It's also forcing a lot of them to lose sleep.

By Aug. 13, 2012

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Why Facebook won't build music service from scratch

Facebook is growing up fast and smart. It's a platform company now. It enables, it doesn't create. But that will change.

By Sep. 6, 2011

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Smarterer pulls in $1.75M for job skills testing

Boston-based startup wants to replace the "skills" section of your resume with a series of scores based on online quizzes. It's an idea worth millions.

By Jun. 6, 2012

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Facebook adds job-search tool

Social network becomes hub for job hunting, Pinterest adds business accounts, and malware hides in fake daily-deal e-mails.

By Nov. 14, 2012

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Friendster founder raises $1.7M for social startup Nuzzel

Jonathan Abrams' latest project raises seed round from investors including 500 Startups' Dave McClure.

By Nov. 8, 2012