Facebook on Monday brought its Share Dialog out of beta which, once adopted by iOS app developers, will allow users to share content in-app without first having to sign in to the social network.
Alongside Yahoo’s $1.1 billion acquisition of Tumblr today, the social network also released a big update to its iOS app. There’s a “fancy” new interface interface for selecting a certain kind of post to create. If it looks familiar, that’s because you’re thinking of Stacks in OS X, the crescendoing lists of apps you can [...]Show More Summary
Billionaire Leon Cooperman appeared on CNBC last week to say that the social networking giant Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) is a value play. He noted that the company’s valuation might appear rich with Facebook having “a higher multiple than the kind of things we’re normally involved in, but we think there’s a lot of wind to their [...]
The Battle of the Social Networks: Facebook vs. LinkedIn
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Users spend 25% more time on the social network after downloading.
At the beginning of this year, Facebook overtook Google Maps as the most-used mobile app in the U.S. The social network giant also recently introduced a controversial new mobile interface, Facebook Home. Earlier this week, Home hit 1 million downloads. Show More Summary
Yahoo has set a Monday news conference in NY to announce “something special”, and CBNC says that CEO Marissa Mayer will be there. Could the news be that it is acquiring the social network Tumblr? Reports surfaced last night that Yahoo...Show More Summary
Despite some early pitfalls, the social network has successfully made the transition from start-up to publicly traded company. It's the eve of Facebook's one-year IPO anniversary, and what a strange year it's been. The Menlo, California-based...Show More Summary
BTIG Research‘s Rich Greenfield, who has been relentlessly critical of Facebook (FB) in recent months, today penned a second installment of his essays on why the social networking site should be worried about Google‘s (GOOG) own social networking effort, “Google+,” following Google’s developer conference earlier this week. Show More Summary
Facebook’s First Year Post-IPO: the Most Important Thing It Did (CNBC.com) One year later, Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) has figured out mobile, experts say. The social networking giant may have had a rough patch after its IPO, but Facebook has quickly turned things around by cashing in on its users’ obsession with mobile. “One of the big [...]
It has been one year since Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) went public. Over this time, the company’s stock has been all over the place. Along the way, users and investors have wondered what the social networking giant has in store for the future. Despite the fact that mobile users are pushing Facebook’s growth to new levels, [...]
A year after its disastrous debut, the bulls and bears are still split on the social network.
Amidst all of the buzz surrounding connected devices and ubiquitous computing, there’s Facebook, which wants to move beyond connecting mere humans. Cory Ondrejka, Facebook’s director of mobile engineering, says the social network isShow More Summary
Twitter moves so fast that if you blink, you’re bound to miss something. Each minute, an estimated 40,000 tweets are sent off blindly into world on the social network. Have you ever wondered where these tiny messages are coming from,...Show More Summary
In a court room in Virginia, Facebook's lawyers are busy arguing that the social network's "Like" feature needs to be recognised with free-speech protection under the US Constitution. Read more...
Just when you thought Facebook couldn’t get any better when it comes to establishing an active online presence, the social networking giant also introduced a new look where, aside from a profile photo, a bigger space was created to give brands a chance to be more visible and creative—the cover photo. Show More Summary
Facebook's new Home offering is an important strategic initiative for the social network, but it's mostly fallen flat. Is Apple somehow to blame for Home's cold reception?
Less than two months after unveiling, investors can now consider Facebook Home something of a flop. The social network's grand plan to hijack Google Android devices, prioritizing its own services over Big G's, is off to a bad start. The...Show More Summary
This will almost certainly end badly… Nevertheless, AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli opened a Twitter account on Thursday night (@FinallyMario), much to the delight of many fans on the social network. The news was confirmed by the Rossoneri shortly after as well as by QPR winger Shaun Wright-Phillips who knows the Italian striker from their [...]