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Reports: Dave Goldberg, husband of Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg, died after … – San Jose Mercury News


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Reports: Dave Goldberg, husband of Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg, died after
San Jose Mercury News
Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook, and her husband Dave Goldberg, CEO of SurveyMonkey, arrive for morning session of the Allen & Co. annual conference at the Sun Valley Resort on July 10, 2013 in Sun Valley, Idaho. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images …
Husband of Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg dies suddenlyYahoo News
Facebook needs a new sentiment button badlyVentureBeat
SurveyMonkey CEO David Goldberg reportedly died after collapsing in gymFox News
Financial Post -AL.com -abc7news.com
all 396 news articles »

Posted on 4 May 2015 | 10:00 pm

Facebook And Nokia Quietly Ink Deal For Here To Power Maps On Mobile … – TechCrunch


TechCrunch

Facebook And Nokia Quietly Ink Deal For Here To Power Maps On Mobile
TechCrunch
One of the companies in the frame as a potential buyer of Nokia's Here mapping division has quietly inked a deal with the Finnish company to power mobile maps. Facebook is now using Here maps for its mobile web version, and it is also running a test

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Posted on 4 May 2015 | 6:42 pm

Montana man arrested after ‘liking’ his most wanted poster on Facebook – Fox News


Fox News

Montana man arrested after 'liking' his most wanted poster on Facebook
Fox News
Levi Charles Reardon was arrested April 24 after he liked his photo on the Cascade County Crimestoppers Facebook page, according to the Great Falls Tribune. The newspaper reportedly captured a screenshot of it before Reardon revoked the like.
Man Arrested After 'Liking' His Own Wanted Poster On FacebookCBS Local
Suspect likes own wanted photo on FacebookWCVB Boston
Montana Man Arrested After Liking His Own 'Wanted' Photo On FacebookThe Inquisitr
Calgary Sun
all 23 news articles »

Posted on 4 May 2015 | 6:10 pm

Police officer suspended over baboon Facebook post – USA TODAY


NBC New York

Police officer suspended over baboon Facebook post
USA TODAY
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — A police officer in Westchester County, N.Y., who came under fire last week for a racist post on his Facebook page, was suspended without pay Monday. In a post April 27, Brad DiCairano, of the Greenburgh Police Department, …
Greenburgh cop suspended over baboon Facebook postThe Journal News | LoHud.com
Westchester Police Officer Suspended Over Racist Facebook PhotoNBC New York

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Posted on 4 May 2015 | 6:07 pm

Facebook is about to break out-here’s why: Trader – CNBC


CNBC

Facebook is about to break out-here's why: Trader
CNBC
Talk about anti-social. Shares of Twitter and LinkedIn have fallen a respective 26 and 22 percent since reporting earnings last week. But the biggest name in the space—Facebook, has held up relatively well, and according to one trader who relies

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Posted on 4 May 2015 | 5:26 pm

Facebook Opens Internet.Org To All Developers In Response To Net Neutrality … – TechCrunch


TechCrunch

Facebook Opens Internet.Org To All Developers In Response To Net Neutrality
TechCrunch
Facebook is turning Internet.org, its project to provide free internet to new users, into a platform. The move comes amid criticism of the program's “walled garden” approach to hand-picking services, and claims that it violates the principles of net
Facebook opens up Internet.org amidst net neutrality rowBBC News
Facebook Opens Up Internet.org Platform, Tramples All Over User PrivacyGizmodo
Facebook's free Internet for the poor leaves out high-bandwidth sitesArs Technica
The Verge -ABC News -Reuters
all 243 news articles »

Posted on 4 May 2015 | 12:34 pm

Dave Goldberg, Survey Monkey CEO And Husband Of Facebook’s Sheryl … – Huffington Post


Chicago Tribune

Dave Goldberg, Survey Monkey CEO And Husband Of Facebook's Sheryl
Huffington Post
Arianna Huffington also shared Robert's post on Facebook, adding, "So deeply saddened and shocked by the death of Dave Goldberg. I was blessed to get to know him through his beloved wife Sheryl and to see firsthand what an amazing father, son, …
Facebook COO's husband dies at 47Fox News
SurveyMonkey CEO died of head trauma in exercise accidentChicago Tribune
Dave Goldberg, Husband of Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, Dies SuddenlyKTLA
CBS News -Wall Street Journal -Telegraph.co.uk
all 556 news articles »

Posted on 4 May 2015 | 5:44 am

Report: Facebook to start hosting other sites’ content this month – The Next Web


Tech Times

Report: Facebook to start hosting other sites' content this month
The Next Web
Facebook may begin hosting content from major publishers across the Web as early as this month, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal. The initiative, titled “Instant Articles,” aims to help publishers speed up article load time for users
Facebook's New Instant Articles Feature Is Win-Win Deal For Facebook And Tech Times
Facebook Set To Make Publishers an Offer It Hopes They Can't Refuse24/7 Wall St.
Facebook 'Instant Articles' may bring full news stories to your feed this monthThe Verge
CNET -Wall Street Journal -Sci-Tech Today
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Posted on 4 May 2015 | 3:17 am

Meerkat adds Facebook support as it moves away from Twitter – The Verge


Engadget

Meerkat adds Facebook support as it moves away from Twitter
The Verge
Meerkat is distancing itself from Twitter. The live-streaming service now works with Facebook, thanks to an update to the iOS app released this weekend. That means that you can now publish Meerkat alerts directly to Facebook, and, more importantly, new …
Meerkat adds Facebook support, 'mobbing' to iOS appCNET
Meerkat breaks up with Twitter, jumps into bed with Facebook insteadEngadget
Meerkat Update Pulls Facebook Into the Livestreaming MixRe/code
International Business Times -PCWorld -Yahoo Tech
all 310 news articles »

Posted on 3 May 2015 | 9:12 pm

Facebook tests giving users more control over their News Feeds… but it’s a … – The Next Web


The Next Web

Facebook tests giving users more control over their News Feeds… but it's a
The Next Web
In recent years, Facebook has been increasingly strict about controlling what users see in their News Feeds and the order in which they see it – much to the annoyance of some. Now in a new experiment it's giving up a little of that power. AdWeek's
Facebook's News Feed Update Damages The Reach Of Your Business PageBusiness 2 Community
Facebook testing mobile feature allowing users to pick News Feed prioritySlashGear
Facebook might soon let you choose your favorite friendsDigital Trends
Dazeinfo -El Paso Inc. -SiliconANGLE (blog)
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Posted on 3 May 2015 | 10:20 am

Facebook – Yahoo News Search Results

A CIA-backed company may be scanning all your Facebook chats

If you thought your Facebook chats are safe from prying eyes, you’re apparently wrong. Bosnadev says that Facebook’s chats are being scanned by a CIA-funded company, a discovery Bosnadev made after looking into some unusual activity on a website triggered by a link present in a Facebook chat. DON’T MISS: This amazing secret trick will give any Android phone a huge speed boost “During the testing …

Posted on 15 April 2015 | 12:30 am

Facebook use can worsen as well as improve mental health conditions

( British Sociological Association ) Facebook can help people recover from mental health problems but it needs to be used cautiously and strategically as it can also make symptoms worse, new research shows.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 11:29 pm

Lone Pine Adds to Its Stake in Facebook

During 4Q14, Facebook’s revenue grew 53% YoY to $3.9 billion, and its ad revenue was $3.6 billion. Mobile ad revenue was up 108% to $2.5 billion.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 10:06 pm

Why Facebook Might Emerge As The Biggest Internet of Things Company

Just within a few years of its existence, Facebook has achieved a cult following. From teenagers to professionals to senior citizens, everyone has an account with the world’s most powerful social media platform. For many Internet users, their connected experience starts and ends with Facebook. According to the official statistics, there are 1.39 billion monthly active users on average. However …

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:51 pm

The biggest difference between Google and Facebook — explained by someone who has worked at both

Google and Facebook are two of the biggest and…

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:09 pm

Facebook's fight against itself

Facebook's biggest internal fight is the biggest fault line in social media: pushing ads without pushing away users.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 3:58 pm

The 'controversial' fare Facebook is feeding you

The biggest fight inside Facebook underlies the biggest fault line for social media giants: pushing more ads without pushing away users.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 3:47 pm

The most controversial strategy inside Facebook

The biggest fight inside Facebook underlies the biggest fault line for social media giants: pushing more ads without pushing away users.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 3:42 pm

Is Facebook Video About To Ramp Significantly?

Wedbush commented on Facebook Inc (NASDAQ: FB ) Monday following a panel discussion with ad agencies. Analysts Shyam Patil and Andy Cheng felt that spending was solid, video was scaling and Instagram was …

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 11:37 pm

Mark Your Calendar: Facebook Inc. Earnings

Can Facebook keep up its rapid growth? Here are the key items to watch when the social network reports earnings this month.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 12:27 am