Get ready for what sounds like a game of Mad Libs: the social network Snapchat is getting into the original series game with a new online scripted show called Literally Can't Even, starring Steven Spielberg's daughter.
Facebook announced a move aimed at helping developers of iOS games keep game players engaged, as the social network took steps to make it easier for those developers to add app events to their games. App events allow developers to analyze...Show More Summary
Will Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) be saved by videos? Jason Calacanis, CEO and Co-founder of Weblogs and an angel investor, tells CNBC that it will be a big deal for the social network. Calacanis also had great appreciation for Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR)’s leadership especially CEO Dick Costolo, and the way the company has grown. “The most […]
The social networking mogul Facebook took over the video startup QuickFire. The acquisition was officially announced on the QuickFire website last Thursday. In case you missed it, here are the details and what we know so far. What is QuickFire? In the words Craig Y. Show More Summary
Boss Mark Zuckerberg splashed out so much on new projects that his firm’s Q4 operating margin fell by a third. But the social network’s top line grew 49 pct thanks to more users and mobile income. That’s a reasonable dynamic, assuming Zuckerberg is picking the right ventures.
Facebook held its fourth-quarter and full-year-2014 earnings call after market close Wednesday, and advertising was obviously a major focus, with the social network reporting a record $3.59 billion in ad revenue for the quarter, 69 percent...Show More Summary
One of the fruits of Facebook’s recent hackathon in Seattle’s Space Needle was introduced Wednesday by software engineer Bob Baldwin, who announced in a Facebook post that thread titles in the social network’s Messenger application can...Show More Summary
Facebook Inc. has taken notice of the spike in social media buzz that occurs during big events like the Super Bowl, and this year the social network is taking the initiative by creating a live feed page dedicated to real-time coverage of … Continue reading ?
Facebook Inc. has risen to new highs in the fourth quarter with the social networking giant posting $3.85 billion in revenue off the back of a surge in mobile advertising. Revenue from advertising came in at $3.59 billion, up 53 … Continue reading ?
Facebook announced its Q4 2014 earnings today, revealing that 1.39 billion users now use the social network every month, which marks a 13% year over year growth. Monthly active users on mobile grew even more at 26% year over year, now sitting at 1.19 billion in total. Show More Summary
Facebook said earnings in the fourth quarter jumped 34% as the social network continued to bring in more money from mobile advertising. We're live-blogging the earnings and conference call with analysts.
Facebook users and engineers always feel the need — the need for speed — and the social network detailed how it fulfilled that need for photos on its iOS application and News Feed in its Android app in separate blog posts. Facebook adopted...Show More Summary
Mobile ads accounted for 69% of the social networking giant’s fourth-quarter ad revenue
While Facebook made waves last year with its investment in Oculus and WhatsApp, it continues to make most of its money from just plain ol' Facebook. And, in particular, from mobile. In the last quarter of 2014, the social networking giant made $3.85...
Love it or loathe it, Facebook is as integral to our day-to-day lives as checking email or texting that special someone. And in case there was any doubt, the social network unleashed new data on Wednesday to prove it. Nearly 1.4 billion people around the world use Facebook every month. Show More Summary
The social network's quarterly results beat expectations. However, investors didn't like an 87 percent jump in expenses
Facebook shared its earnings today and revealed some interesting statistics about how its users access the social network. This quarter, half a billion users accessed the social network using only a mobile device, making an increase of 26 percent year-over-year. Show More Summary
Facebook just had its first $10 billion year. The social network posted earnings of $0.54 per share on revenue of $3.85 billion for the December quarter, coming in well ahead of Wall Street estimates for earnings of $0.48 per share on...Show More Summary
Facebook is gearing up for Super Bowl XLIX with its introduction of the Super Bowl experience, a one-stop shop for content related to the big game on the social network. Engineering director Alex Himel and head of global sports partnerships...Show More Summary
With Facebook set to reveal its fourth-quarter and full-year-2014 financial results Wednesday evening, Adobe, one of the social network’s Strategic Preferred Marketing Developers, offered its take on Facebook advertising in its latest...Show More Summary