Monthly Archives: November 2010

Yahoo Bing Continues Growth Network

The Bing Yahoo Network rolled into seven new markets in Europe and six in Latin America, bringing the total to 22 countries.

“As we reported recently, search engine marketing continues to grow as a percentage of the digital advertising budget, Bing and Yahoo! networks are beyond the competition in key metrics such as click-through rates,” said a team of Yahoo’s advertising in a post blog. “ComScore’s latest figures also tell when looking at Buying Power Index (BPI) – which is a measure of the purchasing behavior – for everyone who wants to Yahoo! and Bing”

“According to comScore, Yahoo! Bing Network seeks to spend 123% more likely than the average Internet searches,” added the team. “The whole world BPI for Yahoo! and Bing do not use Google search (to 83 million, by the way!) Is it more dramatic, with the level of spending 317% more than the average Internet search. So Network Yahoo! Bing, did not have to look hard to find an audience the highest quality in the world! ‘

A Kenshoo report also shows that Bing Yahoo Network CTR and CPC continuously higher than Google.

Shares of Yahoo maps show the status of the implementation of Bing Yahoo Network in various countries around the world:

Zynga Mafia Wars close 2 On December 30

It is common knowledge that Zynga is not doing so hot it was. The company has laid off more than 100 employees in an effort to cut costs, but today the social game maker to close the entire game that are not performing to expectations.

Zynga has sent an email to Mafia Wars 2 game players closed on December 30. AppData pegs the game as have 20,000 more daily active users and 280,000 monthly active users. Compared with 280,000 DAU and 1.1 million MAU original, Mafia Wars 2 does not perform well at an alarming rate. It is not difficult to imagine why Zynga wanted to cut my losses here and transmitter back to the original player.

Mafia Wars 2 will be a failure, but it still has a few hundred thousand Zynga players can choose another title. As part of the closing, the company offers a complementary bonus package for every Mafia Wars 2 players in one of the more successful Zynga game – including CastleVille, ChefVille, Farmville 2, Mafia Wars or YoVille.

Mafia Wars 2 is the latest game to get the ax after a leaked memo from Zynga CEO Mark Pincus said the company was closed in 13 games over the next year. This is followed by a wealth Isle, FishVille and Adventure World are ready to close within the next two months. Company closed three games developed by Japanese subsidiaries.

After all closing, it is important to remember that Zynga still has quite a few popular games in operation yet. This company has not been completed, and the amended contract with Facebook could prove useful because it allows social game makers pursue other partnerships in the social space of the game. 2013 will be a big year-end phones Zynga figures and has hit that can remain profitable for more than a few months.

Tips for dealing with strangers Danger 2.0

When I was a child Tale warning usually involves crossing the street, stranger danger, and scissors. Modern parents are adding anecdotes about MySpace and social networking sites where strangers transform from abstract figures blur away the hoards of perverts lurking around in your living room.

National Crime Prevention Centre (NCPC) uses the recent exodus of some members of the MySpace teens in the West Bank, where he had planned to meet with a man she met on the site, as a talking point underscores the importance of parental controls for Web 2.0.

“The popularity of social networking sites makes children vulnerable in new ways and leave parents wondering what they can do to protect their children,” says Michelle Boykins, Director of Communications for the NCPC. “Parents tend to watch their kids close but relax restrictions as children get older. But parents need to be aware of Internet dangers do not stop when their children turn 13. ‘

A 2002 study from the Girl Scout Research Institute found that children who are not reported to interfere with interactions online. The study found that 30 percent of girls are sexually harassed in a chat room poll, but only 7 percent said their parents.

Another study, conducted recently by the University of Maryland, found that female members of the chat room by using feminine usernames received 25 times more threatening or explicit private messages. Username women received 163 malicious private messages a day on average, compared with four messages per user names men.

It is safe to say that it’s safe for little girls ages than men, although men also hunting predators, and the parents may be very aware of what is happening in their child’s online world. NCPC advice given to both parents and teens to help keep kids from dangers on social networking sites.

Advice for parents:

Parents need to know what their children are doing online. Learn about the most popular websites for young people and visit the site to find out what your kids say or do online.

Set the rules for using the Internet, including what young people can and can not post them online. Sign a contract to underline its importance.

Make sure you know the young people to never give out personal information online, not even a full name or age.

Emphasize to children that although not all of the people they meet online bad, some are looking to prey on others.

Knowing your child’s whereabouts at all times. Teach your child to never meet anyone they have met online without your consent if your child is 7 or 17.

Talk with your child about what they find and learn online. Make sure they know that they can talk to you or another adult if they see or experience something online that makes them feel uncomfortable, no punishment or criticism.

Advice for Teenagers:

If you receive an invitation from someone online, people say you have to ask permission from your parents before meeting them.

Insisting people meet your parents before you go to them. People should not be rejected if they have good intentions.

Never agree to lie to your parents or hide from them what you do online.

Understanding the potential risks in response to a stranger. Ask yourself if you can get a dangerous situation if the person has less than honorable intentions.

Realize “smooth talker”. Many online predators who know how to get you to trust them.

Do not post personal information online. By predators to find the information you share.

Before you post information, ask yourself if you want to be comfortable with a parent or teacher read it.

Parents should also be aware of the so-called “dark sites,” or secret personal page set up by young people in addition to a public profile page that you know and parents about the track. The kids that their profiles are monitored, controlled, restricted, or prohibited their parents are often set up as a dark site where they engage in more risky behaviors such as providing personal information.

Web Series Showing Off New Crysis 3 gameplay

Fans of ridiculously good game is a game in particular expected early next year with Crysis 3. Starting early hype, EA and Crytek to produce a new Web series that introduces the story and gameplay of shooter expected.

Web series called “The 7 Wonders of Crysis 3” and probably have seven episode showcased the multifaceted gameplay games are known. The first episode is called “Hell Town” and set the story in Crysis 3 where the Prophet served infiltration future New York City is now a host to some of the exotic.

Game looks pretty similar to the first two titles in the Crysis franchise, especially Crysis 2. It seems there are no major changes to the gameplay more than what appears in a small change in the system stealth. The power of hypocrisy is not fatal if the player fires an automatic weapon. It also appears that there may be a cam that killed at this time, but it may be a feature only seen the trailer for added dramatic effect.

In addition to the gameplay, visuals look amazing as usual. Crysis 2 does not start looking better on PC, but some patches and mods then fix it right up. Apparently Crytek Crysis 2 early take criticism to heart, and crafting PC games that push the limits of even the most powerful. As for console players, Crytek said that they were tapped every bit of power over them, so that everyone should be in for a visual Treat.

Crysis 3 will be available on Xbox 360, PS3 and PC on February 19.