MOBILE, Ala. - Gamers get ready. Microsoft will unveil its next-generation xbox console today.
The big announcement will happen at noon, and it will be streamed live. There's plenty of speculation swirling on what new features it will include. Microsoft debuted the Xbox 360 back in 2005.
Last week, yahoo announced it was planning ways to make it's company "cool" again. It turns out, they're willing to spend big for it.
For $1.1 billion, Yahoo is buying the photo-blogging site Tumblr, in an effort to shed its image as a tired 1990's grandpa of new-media websites. The company is targeting the young and hip. Many are under age 25 who might not have heard of Yahoo. This is, so far, the biggest acquisition under Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer. But, will Tumblr users stick around for the move?
If you do a search on Tumblr for "Yahoo", you'll see some pretty upset comments from many users about the whole ordeal.
A new survey from the online small business community, Manta, finds small business owners aren't getting the bang for their social media bucks. 61% say they don't "get" social media, and aren't seeing any return on their investment, or time spent on the web. Some experts advise engaging your customers.
Start by building conversations. Listen more than you talk. And remember that social media is a tool, not a magic wand. It takes planning and patience.
That's your Daily Tech.
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