Facebook will soon let people subscribe to publications through its Instant Articles, a mobile publishing format that enables new publishers to distribute their content to Facebook’s app, which is much faster in loading and displaying than the standard mobile...
Another day, and another incorrigible attempt by Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg to woo China into admitting the social media platform through its closely guarded online gates.Zuck has tried to do so many things to woo China that...
In October 2016, Facebook started allowing video content streaming direct to your TV on several types of streaming devices, including Apple TV and Chromecast. As a followup to that initiative, at the end of January 2017, the social network announced...
Facebook's user base growth has stunned everyone, possibly including themselves, as the world's number one social media platform continues to expand its reach worldwide. In December 2004, Facebook had a million users; it took four more years to hit...
I believe that Mark Zuckerberg truly has a Midas Touch. He’s not the first person to drop out of Harvard to start a company; nor is Facebook the first company to use networking as a social application. Yet, the...
Technology and market research firm Forrester Research has just released a report called "The Rise of Intelligent Agents" in which it outlines how over 6% of jobs currently performed by human beings will be replaced by robots - a...
Skype has just gotten a major overhaul from the ground up. The new Skype not only offers a much more social experience with its many features, but also brings in a new monetization angle, where businesses can connect with...
This June, Apple opened up its Siri Software Development Kit (SDK) to third-party applications, meaning Apple's famous virtual assistant can now be integrated with other applications that aren't Apple's. A recently leaked translation request from WhatsApp reveals that plans...
The next car-sharing trip you make in an Uber might end up connecting you to a long-lost school buddy. According to a patent filed by Uber Technologies, the car-sharing company wants to integrate its UberPool service to user data...
CEO of Facebook's virtual reality company Oculus, Brendan Iribe, wrote in a recent blog post that he would be stepping down from his position at the helm of Oculus and heading a new division focused on PC-based virtual reality within...
During the third quarter earnings call, which happened in the first week of November 2016, Facebook’s CFO David M. Wehner said “we continue to expect that ad load will play a less significant factor driving revenue growth after mid-2017....
Facebook has been saying for a while now that video is its future, but we've seen little evidence that they're making progress on that front. Even though annual revenues are now at $17 billion or so, Facebook is yet...
When a person decides to take their own life, there are often subtle signs in their actions and speech that are rarely picked up by the people around them. Facebook is now trying to flag such action using artificial...
During the annual Advertising Week event in New York on September 27, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg revealed some very interesting statistics and metrics about the state advertising in general, and Facebook's role in it.The biggest piece of news is...
Facebook has slashed the price of its Oculus Rift Bundle, which includes Rift, Touch Controllers, a few accessories, and games, to $399. This is the second time Facebook decided to cut Oculus Rift's price this year and the third...