Social Media

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Gives A Supporting Hand To NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) With The Oculus Rift

NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) is looking forward to some good times ahead thanks to the announcement that it will release at least 100 games designed for the Oculus Rift before the end of the year. NVIDIA’s stock went up by 3.2% following the announcement, a great direction for the firm’s performance […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Is Creating New Data Networks For Rural Areas

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Is Creating New Data Networks For Rural Areas

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) is developing new mesh networks that will use millimeter wavebands to introduce the internet to rural areas. The endeavor is part of the company’s expansion of its Free Basics Service that Facebook has been using in its internet.org campaign. The social network company has already applied for […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Recently Announced The Termination Of Parse, But That May Be A Hint To Bigger Things

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Recently Announced The Termination Of Parse, But That May Be A Hint To Bigger Things

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) announced a week ago that Parse service was coming to the end of its life. The announcement hit developers hard because it is the platform that the company uses to generate apps speedily. Parse has been at the center of Facebook’s app development infrastructure for quite some […]

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) Currently Valued At A Quarter Of Its Net Worth In 2013

Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) Currently Valued At A Quarter Of Its Net Worth In 2013

Not long ago, Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) had a giant status right next to its rival social network firm Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) but the glory seems to be fading slowly, and it’s even showing in the firm’s value. Twitter was valued at $40 billion in 2013 when it launched its IPO. […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Is Going To Transform How Global Sports Events Are Watched By Audiences?

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Is Going To Transform How Global Sports Events Are Watched By Audiences?

As the world gears up to view Super Bowl coming Sunday, a fresh Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) report has disclosed that the quantity of Facebook shares and posts from its users, 15 minutes before the Super Bowl kickoff, assisted in ramping up first-minute TV viewership. Facebook’s head of global sports partnerships, […]

Will GIFs Be A Game Changer For Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR)?

Will GIFs Be A Game Changer For Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR)?

Quite a few Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) users are tweeting that they have seen a GIF button on the social networks mobile apps. Several tweets related to the feature also have GIFs. Phil Pearlman, a Twitter user, furnished a screenshot of the button from the app’s Android version. The GIF feature […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB)’s Zuckerberg Becomes World’s Fifth Richest Person Toppling Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN)’s CEO Jeff Bezos

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB)’s Zuckerberg Becomes World’s Fifth Richest Person Toppling Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN)’s CEO Jeff Bezos

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB)’s CEO Mark Zuckerberg has risen in the positions of the world’s richest persons in the last week surpassing two tech moguls to obtain his highest position yet as the world’s fifth wealthiest person. Zuckerberg overtook Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN)’s CEO Jeff Bezos to claim the spot of the […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Is The Fourth Most Valuable Company Toppling Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM)

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) overtook Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) to earn the status of being the fourth most valuable company by market capitalization. Facebook reached $328 billion out spacing Exxon’s $315 billion. Facebook market value sky rocked in the five days after posting a flawless earning report last week. The report […]

South Africa’s OTT Services’ Regulations Could Hurt Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) And Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR)

On Tuesday, South Africa’s Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Telecommunications and Postal Services will be discussing possible regulation of over-the-top (OTT) services. Most South Africans who purchase a smartphone expect to be able to use services such as Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) and Whatsapp on their gadgets. Currently with […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Is Closing Down Parse – Its Developer’s Platform

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Is Closing Down Parse – Its Developer’s Platform

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) took over Parse a toolkit and support system for mobile developers in 2013. The social network wanted to use Parse deploying developers to turn into a genuine cloud business. On Thursday, the company announced that it intends to close down Parse, the services platform for which it […]