Topic: Mark Zuckerberg

Virtual Insanity: Facebook Drops $2 Billion to Buy VR-Maker Oculus
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Virtual Insanity: Facebook Drops $2 Billion to Buy VR-Maker Oculus

News broke moments ago that Facebook will spend $2 billion to acquire Oculus, the Kickstarted maker of the Rift, a virtual reality headset that’s had the gaming world talking for the last several months. While not as … [Read more...]

WhatsApp Zuck: Facebook Buys WhatsApp for $19 Billion
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WhatsApp Zuck: Facebook Buys WhatsApp for $19 Billion

About an hour ago, Mark Zuckerberg announced on his Facebook page that his company was buying WhatsApp, a cross-platform, non-SMS messaging app that’s gaining a million new users every day. According to a report from … [Read more...]

Facebook Video Ad Success Depends on Whether Users Think Facebook Content Is Worth It
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Facebook Video Ad Success Depends on Whether Users Think Facebook Content Is Worth It

Remember how we told you that 15 second video ads are coming to Facebook?  Well, they still are but apparently Mark Zuckerberg is being very cautious about the launch of the video advertising product.  The video ads, … [Read more...]

Zuck Meets With Samsung to Discuss Mobile Partnerships
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Zuck Meets With Samsung to Discuss Mobile Partnerships

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg met with Samsung today to discuss potential partnerships that would boost advertising sales from mobile devices, according to a report by Bloomberg.  In addition to discussing partnerships, … [Read more...]

A Lesson From Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg: Never Admit Anything, Then Launch
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A Lesson From Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg: Never Admit Anything, Then Launch

The Facebook Home on Android event is today and everyone is expecting to see a Facebook phone that has been developed in partnership with HTC, running an modified version of Android.  At least that's what everyone is … [Read more...]

Facebook Launches Its New Unified News Feed Design
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Facebook Launches Its New Unified News Feed Design

Today at Facebook HQ, in Menlo Park, Mark Zuckerberg unveiled a new look for News Feed that uses a “mobile-inspired” consistent design across all devices.  The new News Feed design lets you get into specific type of … [Read more...]

How People Are Using Facebook Graph Search
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How People Are Using Facebook Graph Search

Facebook announced Graph Search back in January, a new type of search engine that lets you search through people, photos, places, and interests using natural language queries such as "Friends who live in New York City." … [Read more...]

Facebook Turns 9 Years Old Today
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Facebook Turns 9 Years Old Today

Happy birthday to Facebook! The company turns nine years old today.  After launching on February 4, 2004 in Mark Zuckerberg's Harvard dorm room, the site quickly gained popularity throughout the Harvard campus. … [Read more...]

Facebook Beats Earnings Estimates But Costs Rise
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Facebook Beats Earnings Estimates But Costs Rise

Facebook may have beat earnings estimates and surpassed 1 billion users, but investors are still unsure about the company's ability to grow profits. The company reported fourth quarter earnings of 17 cents a share, … [Read more...]

Should Children Under 13 Be Allowed on Facebook?
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Should Children Under 13 Be Allowed on Facebook?

Much like the streets of the real world, the vast stretches of the Internet can be a scary and dangerous place for children.  Not only does society as a whole have to look out for and protect our children against … [Read more...]