We are starting a new feature on the Kred blog. Each week we will compile the top news from the social media community and present it to you in a quick and easy dosage. Check back weekly to be connected to the news from the social media world even if you haven’t checked your Twitter stream all week!
This week’s top stories:
Oracle Acquires Social Marketer Involver As Enterprise Giants Buy Rather Than Build For Tomorrow
TechCrunch (via @JoshConstine)
In the latest episode of social media marketing startups being snatched up by large corporations, Oracle announced that they will be acquiring Involver.
Twitter Rolls Out Revised Search Functions
Wall Street Journal (via @ShiraOvide)
The newest changes to the Twitter search function are highlighted, including the ability to search only within Twitter accounts that a user follows.
Twitter Upgrades iPhone, Android Apps- Now Includes Video
Mashable (via @FutureBoy)
Mobile Twitter is more like the website than ever before, and this article outlines all the changes.
Exclusive Joint Interview: Facebook’s Sandberg and Yahoo’s Levinsohn Talk About Patent Peace
AllThingsD (via @KaraSwisher)
Facebook and Yahoo execs talk about their settled patent lawsuit and plans to expand their longtime partnership.