• Motorburn
      Because cars are gadgets
    • Gearburn
      Incisive reviews for the gadget obsessed
    • Ventureburn
      Startup news for emerging markets
    • Jobsburn
      Digital industry jobs for the anti 9 to 5!

All posts tagged "The Netherlands"

  • South African woman pushed down stairs by Airbnb host

    South African artist Zanele Muholi has shared a video to social media of a Dutch Airbnb host shoving her friend, Sibahle Nkumbi, down a flight of stairs. According to Muholi, the guests were "a few minutes late" for checkout when the host turned aggressive. The suspect was arrested and detained by police, and could face a charge of attempted murder. 2017.07.08: Amsterdam. One of my friends/ Inkanyiso crew members was pushed downstairs by the Airbnb owner where we stayed. He threw their belongings out ... for few mins late checkout. She collapsed and ended up in hospital. She suffered internal injuries...

  • 5 things you need to know about taking your social media efforts international

    Social media has not only changed society, but it has transformed the way brands communicate with their consumers. With over 300 leading social media platforms all across the globe, and plenty more springing up, companies have the chance to engage with their customers on a variety of levels and in endless markets. Going global with your social media is a big step, but it can reap big rewards too. So, here are a few tips on how to effectively approach your social media strategy from an international perspective and maximize your engagement globally. 1. Know your audience Before you even...

  • US still top Twitter country, Brazil climbs to second [Study]

    The US is still the country with the highest population of Twitter users and Brazil overtook Japan to climb into second place. The most active country on the social network, however, is still the Netherlands. That’s according to a new study from French-based research firm Semiocast. The results of the study also put a number of emerging market countries in the top ten when it comes to user numbers. Some of them,...