Twitter has announced that it will now offer bounties of $140 to code experts who locate bugs in the social network's coding that could be exploited to compromise security.

Netflix introduces Facebook compatibility

Thursday, 04 September 2014 16:20

Online streaming service Netflix has introduced a private recommendation feature via a Facebook plug-in which allows viewers to flag up content for friends, alongside a personal message.

EA Games has turned to social media to bring game The Sims to a new audience, with the drama being told through four separate Twitter accounts – one for each of the main characters.

Medhira Samarasinghe ended her campaign on a high note by bagging four titlesat the 99th Sri Lanka National and Junior National Tennis Championships worked out at the SLTA hard courts in Colombo.

The National Mobile Service Provider Mobitel was honored with the ‘Engineering - Services’ Award at the prestigious Excellence in Engineering Awards organized by the Institute of Engineers Sri Lanka (IESL) recently for following the best practices in project management designed to operate Mobitel’s sophisticated engineering systems and processes.

PG Tips’ Monkey is the latest celebrity to take part in the #icebucketchallenge to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support – the charity of choice for those taking part in the UK.

Twitter, Edelman and Google have topped the list of best companies to work for based on culture and values according to a new report.

The list of 25 companies, compiled by job site Glassdoor, was based on US employee feedback shared over the past 12 months, and included themes of having a supportive, team-oriented atmosphere, a family-like environment and genuinely standing behind company values.

Twitter took the top spot with a 4.5 out of 5 rating for culture and values. PR agency, Edelman, ranked number two with a 4.4 rating, followed by Google (4.4). Rounding out the top five were Riverbed Technology (4.3) and Facebook (4.3).

Apple, Nike and the Walt Disney Company (15th, 16th and 17th respectively) also feature in the list.

The report used data based on companies with at least 100 reviews shared on Glassdoor.


The National Mobile Service Provider Mobitel recently unveiled the newly refurbished prenatal and postnatal units of the Nawagaththegama Regional Hospital, along with the special labour ward which received a new facelift courtesy of Mobitel.

“Hi Hutch”, a one stop, fun activation portal for diverse VAS innovation and activations, now grants Hutch pre paid and post paid customers access to a dynamic and interactive new world of discovery and convenience.

Instagram is preparing to launch an ‘ad insights’ tool to et brands track ad impressions, engagement and reach, as it looks to make the social network more appealing to advertisers.

Twitter just took another step to become more like Facebook.

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