Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook to Jump into Healthcare Market

Facebook to Jump into Healthcare Market

A report out of Reuters today says that Facebook is in the process of getting into the healthcare market in the near future. The information comes from “three people familiar with the matter,” who say that the initiative will introduce … [Read more...]

Snapchat Adds Text and Facetime-Style “Chat” Features

Snapchat Adds Text and Facetime-Style “Chat” Features

After turning down a $3 billion offer to be acquired by Facebook, Snapchat demanded the tech world’s attention. What was so special about this company that would give them the guts to give Mark Zuckerberg and his piles of cash a … [Read more...]

Doom Creator & Oculus CTO John Carmack Seems Okay with Working for Facebook Now

Doom Creator & Oculus CTO John Carmack Seems Okay with Working for Facebook Now

Less than a week ago, Facebook stunned the tech world by spending $2 billion to acquire virtual reality start-up Oculus, and the company’s in-development headset, the Rift. The backlash among former Oculus fans was swift and immediate, … [Read more...]

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

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 numerically huge … [Read more...]

WhatsApp Zuck: Facebook Buys WhatsApp for $19 Billion

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 Reuters, Facebook … [Read more...]

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

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, which may launch … [Read more...]

Zuck Meets With Samsung to Discuss Mobile Partnerships

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, Samsung’s … [Read more...]

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

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 anticipating with … [Read more...]