- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 26 10:31 AM
Facebook has become an important news source for close to half of American adults, a study showed Thursday amid increased scrutiny over the social network's gateway role. The Pew Research Center survey showed 62 percent of US adults get news on social media, and 18 percent do so often. In 2012, based on a slightly different question, 49 percent of American adults reported seeing news on social ...
- Zacks via Yahoo! FinanceMay 26 02:43 PM
Facebook (FB) and Microsoft (MSFT) announced a joint agreement Thursday that will see the two companies build a new underwater cable across the Atlantic.
- The Wall Street JournalMay 26 06:21 PM
Facebook Inc. and Microsoft Corp. have teamed up to build a new fiber optic cable under the Atlantic Ocean, the latest evidence that the biggest U.S. tech companies are seeking more control over the Internet’s plumbing.
Facebook and Microsoft Are Laying a Giant Cable ... - Wired News
Facebook extends lead as news gateway: study - AFP via Yahoo!7 News
- The Wall Street JournalMay 25 07:21 AM
Facebook told a U.S. senator that an internal investigation had found “no evidence of systematic political bias” against conservatives in its trending topics tool, but that it will revamp how the feature works to minimize the potential effects of individual biases.
Facebook drops news outlet input in 'trending to... - Associated Press via Yahoo! News
Facebook's Zuckerberg Aims to Allay Concerns of ... - The Wall Street Journal
Facebook is shutting down the video-ad company it bought for about half a billion dollars 2 years agoBusiness Insider via Yahoo! FinanceMay 26 04:44 PM
Facebook is shutting down its video-ad exchange, LiveRail, which helped publishers make money...
- CNBCMay 25 04:59 PM
Facebook's move to mobile has become more evident with the company shutting an ad platform for desktops.
Will Facebook's 'trending' scandal change the wa... - The Christian Science Monitor
- Market Realist via Yahoo! FinanceMay 25 09:10 AM
Facebook’s mobile monthly active users (or MAUs) constitute 91.5% of total MAUs, which stood at 1.7 billion in 1Q16.
- CNBCMay 25 09:30 AM
Facebook was the top buy for hedge funds in the first quarter; Apple was the top sell.
- Market Realist via Yahoo! FinanceMay 25 06:07 AM
Facebook has a history of posting strong double-digit revenue growth with its mobile advertising segment acting as the primary catalyst.
- BGR News via Yahoo! NewsMay 24 04:45 AM
Facebook said in an official response to US Senator John Thune that it has found no wrongdoing following an internet investigation into allegations that the social networking giant was manipulating stories in its trending news section to block conservative political content. At the same time, however, the company said that it is making big changes to the processes that power its trending news ...
Facebook makes changes to avoid political bias - AFP Relax News via Yahoo! News
Facebook to Revamp 'Topics' to Reduce Bias Risk - The Wall Street Journal
With Trending Topics, Facebook Is Creating Its O... - Wired News