Category Archives: Events

Return on Sharing

Save the Date: Return on Sharing Summit – April 30, 2014

In a few weeks, ShareThis and the Paley Center for Media will convene 100 senior media and marketing executives in New York City to explore the economic impact of social media and online sharing. We will also reveal the results from new, groundbreaking research that will advance the conversation about social measurement from anecdotal evidence to Read more…


SXSWi: Round 3

SXSWi Hub for Innovation, Technology and Industry Trends As I boarded my flight back to California with a massive sense of relief, I thought to myself, the end of SXSW interactive weekend could not have come any sooner. It was highly informative, the content inspiring, the attendees incredibly smart, and somewhat surreal to see how Read more…


Everything is Fit to Share: Exploring the Value of the Sharing Economy

The ShareThis-NASDAQ OMX Everything is Fit to Share panel this past Saturday during SXSW provided some valuable insights into how the financial markets view the Sharing Economy, and what value it has brought to brands, publishers and marketers.  Thought leaders from Mercury Fund, NASDAQ OMX, Adobe, Mashable and Tumblr took a stab at dissecting the Read more…


A Machine Learning Prediction Model Hack-A-Thon with Oxdata (H2O)

Engineers of ShareThis and OxData met Friday (2/21/14) for a hack-a-thon to play around with the OxData’s in memory prediction engine. The H2O platform supports building ML models such as Regression, GBM, Random Forest The team loaded various ShareThis advertising data in the H2O platform and played around with various ML models. It was fun! Join Read more…

ShareThis mobile solutions

ShareThis Presents in Big Data Innovation Summit

Recently I attended the Big Data Innovation Summit in Las Vegas.  The theme of the conference was to “Drive Value from Big Data.”  It was exciting to see that people from different industries have been using big data to solve their unique problems. Our presentation covered the two fastest growing mediums on the web that Read more…


Hack-A-Thon: Dashboards

We have always had the mentality at Socialize to not only do our best to test production products (especially critical ones) with coverage from an engineering perspective but more importantly understand that having information and transparency into general metrics within the company can keep each employee and manager from having to second guess themselves or Read more…


Happy Thanksgiving

We want to wish you all a happy and healthy holiday season, and hope you kick it off with a great Thanksgiving. We’re so thankful for everyone that we work with, keep sharing, and have a lovely holiday!


The Sharing Economy – The Value of a Share

Ideas worth spreading. This overarching mission of TEDx talks aligned perfectly with our CEO’s, Kurt Abrahamson, message at the TEDx Times Square, “Transformation- Driving Change” event. We greatly valued the industry collaboration and communication of new ideas that emerged. Sharing has evolved from a one-to-one conversation into an ambient action that, in the future, can Read more…


Social in Chicago — Data Science Conference

Recently one of our data scientists, Saikat Mukherjee, had an opportunity to showcase the unique social insights we have at ShareThis at two conferences in Chicago – Data Science Leadership Summit and Predictive  Analytics Innovation Summit. The presentations discussed the social insights from our Mom’s study and the Sharing & The Movies study, highlighting our Read more…