Microsoft would allow Linked In to "retain its distinct brand, culture and independence", with Weiner to remain as CEO, who would then report to Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella.Analysts believed Microsoft saw the opportunity to integrate Linked In with its Office product suite to help better integrate the professional network system with its products. In 2013, a class action lawsuit entitled Perkins vs.These account details are believed to be sourced from the original 2012 Linked In hack, in which the number of user IDs stolen had been underestimated.
Shares of Linked In rose as much as 171% on their first day of trade on the New York Stock Exchange and closed at .25, more than 109% above IPO price.In January 2016, the company had around 9,200 employees.The company was founded in December 2002 by Reid Hoffman and founding team members from Pay Pal and (Allen Blue, Eric Ly, Jean-Luc Vaillant, Lee Hower, Konstantin Guericke, Stephen Beitzel, David Eves, Ian Mc Nish, Yan Pujante, Chris Saccheri).The “kids wandering into adult chat rooms and accidentally having sexual conversations with grownups” seems like it would be a very tiny group of people — if any. After painstakingly crunching the numbers, it also reveals that the majority of men talking to these “teen girls” are young men themselves, who are naturally going to be interested in a partner they think is about their same age. Here is a note I got from a mom earlier this week: My son is currently facing charges for Internet luring he went into an adult website where the age was to be 18 he started talking back and forth with a profile seating she was 20 after a few texts back and forth he felt there was a connection and began conversations with her then at some point she stated that she was only about to turn 15 yes he should have stopped communication then, but a few more texts went and the charges came.Watch the piece and then try to remember some of the details when people tell you: “I can’t let my children play outside. He was not in any kind of chat room for kids gaming rooms or anything just trying to meet someone his own age which turned out to be a cop in and adult place.Linked In participated in the EU's International Safe Harbor Privacy Principles. In response to the incident, Linked In asked its users to change their passwords.Security experts criticized Linked In for not salting their password file and for using a single iteration of SHA-1.Linked In participated in the EU's International Safe Harbor Privacy Principles.Linked In is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, with offices in Omaha, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco, Washington DC, São Paulo, London, Dublin, Amsterdam, Milan, Paris, Munich, Madrid, Stockholm, Singapore, Hong Kong, China, Japan, Australia, Canada, India and Dubai.Net income increased 140% over Q1 2011 to million.Revenue for Q2 was estimated to be between 0 to 5 million.