New mobile apps launched by Facebook’s Creative Labs have mostly been busts. Facebook Product Manager Josh Miller says it’s a learning process.
The company launched a standalone Groups app. Still, the company has no plans to break it out of the main Facebook app.
The company is cracking down on posts from brand pages that it says are “too promotional.”
Earlier this year, Facebook implemented a review of apps that use Facebook login. Here are the results.
Facebook pushed users to download Messenger earlier this year by removing messaging functionality from its main app. The strategy worked.
Google’s aim is to raise $7.5 million to give nonprofits working in West Africa.
Facebook product manager Greg Marra explains the user research behind its new approach to the company’s most heavily trafficked feature.
How much did Zuckerberg donate himself before seeking donations from Facebook users? $25 million.
Facebook pulled in $3.2 billion in revenue in its most recent quarter. With 1.35 billion users, the company is approaching full internet saturation — except in China, its final frontier.
The Facebook founder and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are donating the money to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The company acquired Atlas in 2013 from Microsoft. Now, that service will be able to deliver more targeted ads using Facebook’s data.
“So now there’s some dormant Facebook account out there, and it’s just me and the Zuck.”
Facebook is updating its ranking algorithm to determine which stories are more important in a given moment than others.
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Facebook’s recent earnings results were a blowout, but the growth rate of its daily active users is dropping. That’s why its plan to bring the internet to the developing world is as much about its business as it is about philanthropy.
The company’s shares have now nearly doubled their IPO price.
Mobile advertising now represents 62% of the company’s total advertising revenue. The company reported its second-quarter earnings today.
Mark Zuckerberg is coming under fire again after it was revealed that Facebook manipulated the News Feeds of just under 700,000 users in the name of a science experiment to determine if online emotions were contagious. Anger among users at the perceived privacy violation spread quickly.
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Facebook rolled out an update to the iPad versions of its app, which will include a slot at the bottom right that shows popular games and content. Facebook says ads will eventually show up.
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It’s a push to get higher-quality apps on the platform, and also ensure that users know what apps are doing with their data, according to platform product manager Eddie O’Neil.
CEO Mark Zuckerberg is now preaching stability for Facebook’s platform, as the massive land grab for developers accelerates.
The company reported its first-quarter earnings Wednesday. Facebook has emerged as a dominant force in mobile advertising in just a few short years.
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The social network’s CEO said that he’s reached out to President Obama in an effort to change the government’s treatment of internet privacy.
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