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Facebook's Future: Fantastic

Facebook stock ticked up rapidly since the firm's recent earnings release beat expectations and showed heavy growth in various revenue streams.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook

Mon Jul 28, 2014


Chatvertising; Reddit's New Ad Biz

A new wave of advertising may be upon us in the form of chat bots, writes WSJ tech columnist Christopher Mims.


Related Topix: Reddit, Startups, Facebook, Family, Teenagers, Native Advertising, WebMD


Facebook will make you download Messenger after blocking chat in main app

According to TechCrunch, Facebook began notifying users last spring that they'd no longer have the option to message in Facebook for Android and iOS.


Related Topix: Facebook, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Startups, Facebook Messenger


Is Facebook's Bolt Teaser the Start of App Ads on Instagram?

Facebook's teasing of Bolt, a new app on Instagram, could mean that a new photo-sharing app is in the works, a new ad product is coming to Instagram or both.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Marketing


William Shatner Not Happy With Zuckerberg App

William Shatner is clearly not happy with Mark Zuckerberg's new app-the one that is available to celebrities only.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Pop/Rock, William Shatner, Startups, Facebook, George Takei

Local Tech Wire

Latest news on NCSL lawsuit; cloud competition; Mark Zuckerberg; and...

In the latest Bulldog roundup of life science and technology news: FCC lawsuit on municipal broadband; the next big front for cloud competition; Mark Zuckerberg's net worth soars; and why social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn are among the lowest-scoring companies in the nation when it comes to customer satisfaction.


Related Topix: Business News, Federal Communications Commission, Startups, Facebook, Cable & Satellite, Comcast

Silicon Alley Insider

10 Things In Tech You Need To Know This Morning

The app will be shut down. Swell created personalized listening streams. Swell's team could be used to augment iTunes Radio and Beats' streaming audio options.


Related Topix: Apple, Startups, iPod, PayPal, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Facebook

The Times of Israel

Rockets can't keep Jesse Eisenberg away

Jesse Eisenberg, who earned an Oscar nomination for his Mark Zuckerberg-inspired starring role in "The Social Network," is refusing to let Operation Protective Edge ruin his first visit to Israel.


Related Topix: The Social Network, Jesse Eisenberg, Israel, World News, Middle East,

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Motley Fool

Facebook, Inc. Stock Nearly Doubles Since Its IPO -- Buy, Sell, or Hold?

The report sent the stock up 5% and is helping the social network hold ground about 30% higher than where it was trading just three months ago.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Bangkok Post

Zuckerberg tops IT billionaires' list

Mark Zuckerberg , co-founder of Facebook and Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook, at the Allen and Company 32nd Annual Media and Technology Conference, in Sun Valley, Idaho on July 11, 2014.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Sun Valley, ID, Amazon, Jeff Bezos

Star Tribune

Green Party hopes to regain foothold in Minnesota politics.

The last time the Green Party mattered in Minnesota politics, Facebook had just launched out of Mark Zuckerberg's college dorm room.


Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Al Franken, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Minnesota, The Green Party of the Unites States, Startups, Facebook, Social Software


Zuckerberg Pushes Amnesty Letter-Writing Campaign After Becoming Richer than Google Founders

On the day Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg became wealthier than the founders of Google and Amazon, his pro-amnesty group launched a letter-writing campaign to Congress to push for permanent comprehensive amnesty legislation.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Startups, Facebook, Immigration Reform


Facebook wants to integrate car-hailing service Uber into Messenger

Facebook's Messenger app is not even close to where Mark Zuckerberg would like it.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software

Search Engine Journal

Facebook's Daily Active Users Are Up By 19 Percent by @mattsouthern

Facebook just released their Second Quarter 2014 Financial Summary , included in the report are a lot of positive statistics for the social media giant.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Science / Technology, Virtual Reality


Winklevoss twins launch API for their Bitcoin price index

Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, tech investors who rose to prominence through their battle with former Harvard classmate and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, are placing huge bets on the virtual currency Bitcoin and this week revealed their latest Bitcoin endeavor: an open API for their Bitcoin pricing index.


Related Topix: Economics News, Bitcoin, Startups, Facebook, Social Software

Daily Mail

Paedophile was found to be hiding USB stick full of child porn...

Hero doctor stops hospital shooting rampage: Psychiatrist uses his own gun to shoot patient who killed caseworker in front of him Obama set to give child immigrants 'refugee status' BEFORE they arrive in the US: White House floats pilot plan for Honduras in attempt to stop border crisis Was it a contract killing? Police reveal Harvard-educated law ... (more)


Related Topix: Prison, Startups, Facebook

Silicon Alley Insider

Burger King's 33-Year-Old CEO Is Completely Reshaping The Company

Burger King's 33-year-old CEO has helped engineer a total restructuring of the burger chain in just 13 months on the job.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Fast Food, Startups, Facebook, Dining

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Facebook stock soars, as company briefly passes IBM in market value

For a time on Thursday, a company based on sharing "likes" and photos was worth more than storied computer pioneer IBM.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Social Software, Computers, Google, Financial Markets

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Analysis: Facebook is Silicon Valley's new powerhouseAnalysis:...

Analysis: Facebook is Silicon Valley's new powerhouse SAN FRANCISCO Check out this story on wtsp.com: http://usat.ly/1rE0Im5 SAN FRANCISCO - Last week, Microsoft said it would cleave 18,000 jobs, further distancing itself from the heyday of Bill Gates in the 1980s, '90s and 2000s.


Related Topix: Social Software, Startups, Facebook, Microsoft, Bill Gates

USA Today

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is $1.6 billion richer

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is $1.6 billion richer Mark Zuckerberg net worth has ballooned to $33.3 billion.


Related Topix: Startups, Facebook, Google, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Amazon, Jeff Bezos