All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Beluga’

Baby Beluga Dies: The Whale Who Inspired the Song Passes at Age 46

Kavna, the whale who inspired the popular children’s tune “Baby Beluga” passed away this week. The Vancouver Aquarium, where the Kavna lived, revealed that preliminary results from a necropsy suggest the most likely cause of the whale’s death is cancer. The aquarium stated that at age 46, Kavna was the oldest beluga whale in any accredited aquarium in North America. …

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Grooveshark’s Beluga Offers Up Fascinating Insights Into Listeners’ Lifestyles

The music you listen to says a lot about you. While not strictly relegating you to a restricted definition, there does tend to be a correlation between personality types, lifestyles, and types of preferred music. If you’ve ever wondered what your music preferences say about the types of people who may be considered your familiars, wonder no more: Grooveshark has …

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Facebook Messenger App Launches with Group Chat

Facebook has announced a new mobile app called Messenger. The app, which the company says will be available today for iPhone and Android, is a standalone app – separate from Facebook’s regular mobile app. It would appear that the app is a product of the company’s acquisition of group messaging app Beluga, as Beluga co-founder and Facebook engineer Lucy Zhang …

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Are Small Private Social Networks the Next Layer?

As business people get in the habit of participating in online social networks and engaging in social behavior as part of their everyday routine, the next waves of online innovation won’t necessarily come in the form of a Facebook killer or Google launch, as they will in little adaptations of tools and apps that let us do more of what …

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Facebook Buys Beluga

Facebook has acquired mobile app Beluga and its team. TechCrunch shares the following statement from Facebook:

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