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Facebook Ads: Nobody’s Really Persuaded to Buy Stuff Facebook Ads: Nobody’s Really Persuaded to Buy Stuff
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The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service has announced it’s considering adding Mark Zuckerberg’s trademark grin to the list of endangered species, the agency said in a statement today. Public sightings and documentation of his grin in the wild have diminished …

Groupon’s Worth Less Than What Google Offered in 2010 Groupon’s Worth Less Than What Google Offered in 2010

Groupon had their opportunity back in 2010. Google offered to buy their company for a whopping $6 billion, but they decided to fight the good fight and go public. The bad news for Groupon and their investors is that shares …

Facebook Stock Hammered Below $27 Facebook Stock Hammered Below $27

More bad news for Facebook investors; shares fell as low as $26.57 this morning. While the stock is currently trading at over $27, there’s nothing to indicate it will make back up to its targeted $38 per share price anytime …

Social Media Stocks Continue to Struggle Social Media Stocks Continue to Struggle
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Social media stocks are continuing to have a hard time this week following the widely-chronicled Facebook IPO fiasco. Since Facebook, which is currently down 24% from its initial price tag of $38 a share, has struggled in the market since …

Facebook Down Again After Overnight Outage Facebook Down Again After Overnight Outage
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It appears that Facebook is having some problems this morning, only a few hours after straightening everything out following an outage that lasted for more than two hours on Thursday night. That outage affected a good number of users across …

Is Mark Zuckerberg To Blame For Facebook’s IPO Fiasco? Is Mark Zuckerberg To Blame For Facebook’s IPO Fiasco?
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Despite all the hype leading up to Facebook’s IPO, the circumstances abruptly changed after the company’s public debut. The stock was priced at $38 per share, which valued the company at $104 billion. At this rate, Facebook became the third largest public offering in the history of the United States, behind General Motors and Visa.

Facebook’s Image, User Confidence Hurt Post IPO Facebook’s Image, User Confidence Hurt Post IPO
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Nobody needs to reiterate that Facebook’s post-IPO honeymoon period has gone, well, less-than-swimmingly. As of the writing of this article, the stock has sunk to $27.24 per share. On the plus side, it’s been hovering in the $27-$28 range all …

Post Scheduling Added to Facebook Pages Post Scheduling Added to Facebook Pages

Facebook has just added a new functionality that had been previously available in third-party development tools such as Post Planner and Buffer, which allows users to schedule their posts in advance. Ever since the social network’s IPO, numerous protocols and …

Facebook’s Menlo Park Expansion Approved Facebook’s Menlo Park Expansion Approved
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Menlo Park leaders officially have approved Facebook’s expansion of its headquarters in that town, which will allow the search giant to hire up to 6,600 new workers. Good news, considering that Facebook’s botched IPO put the company in the habit …

Facebook Stock Plummets Below $27.25 Facebook Stock Plummets Below $27.25
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Yes, it is finally here, Facebook stock has fallen below the $28 per share price many investors have been waiting for. Still, more pessimists are saying they’ll wait for it to fall to $10, but I suspect those days won’t …

Morgan Stanley Praised for Facebook IPO by COO Morgan Stanley Praised for Facebook IPO by COO

Morgan Stanley Chairman and Chief Executive, James Gorman is defending the work they did on the Facebook IPO, claiming they played it 100% by the book and that also, he isn’t aware of any dissent regarding Facebook share prices or …

Facebook Shuts-Down Kayak’s Plans to Go Public Facebook Shuts-Down Kayak’s Plans to Go Public

Just weeks ago, right before Facebook’s much anticipated initial public offering, Kayak announced that they were ready to go public in a deal that would raise as much as $150 million. The plan was to let the mighty momentum from …

Mark Zuckerberg Forgoes The Tip On European Honeymoon Mark Zuckerberg Forgoes The Tip On European Honeymoon
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It has been a busy month for Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg. Not only did his company go public (and take quite the epic nosedive), but the 28-year-old billionaire married his longtime girlfriend Priscilla Chan. The newlyweds visited Italy for their Honeymoon, …

Facebook Stock: Shares Drop Below $30 Facebook Stock: Shares Drop Below $30
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Facebook stock wasn’t looking much better at the end of the day on Tuesday, closing at $28.84. This effectively puts the shares down 24 percent since its public debut on May 18th. However, despite the dip in price, the company …

Eduardo Saverin Talks Facebook With Veja Eduardo Saverin Talks Facebook With Veja
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We’ve been covering Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin, and his plan to renounce his United States citizenship all throughout May. First, he was accused of trying to skirt taxes by renouncing his citizenship, but his representatives tried to explain that wasn’t …

Instagram Traffic Up 78% in April Instagram Traffic Up 78% in April

Instagram, which became slang for $1 billion in Silicon Valley as of late, saw a 78% increase in unique viewers in April, according to comScore, making it the fastest growing internet property in that time frame. MLB and Directv sites …

Facebook Stock Dips Below $30 Today Facebook Stock Dips Below $30 Today
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I’m sure the experts are happy to see Facebook shares dip to the $30 range today. In fact, shares hit an all time low of $29.57 earlier this afternoon, signifying that demand isn’t anywhere near what Facebook and its underwriters …

Facebook Adds Trending Videos to News Feeds Facebook Adds Trending Videos to News Feeds

It was reported last month that Facebook had been testing out “trending articles” in its news feeds, which embeds content from social reader apps amongst status updates and likes. Facebook has been retooling all sorts of aspects of its platform, …

Sheryl Sandberg (Humorously) Implores Grads to Click on Facebook Ads Sheryl Sandberg (Humorously) Implores Grads to Click on Facebook Ads
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Clad in Facebook’s team colors, the company’s Chief Officer of Operations Sheryl Sandberg addressed the graduates at Harvard Business School’s Class Day, an event the school holds prior to commencement. Facebook hasn’t been having its best days lately – not …

Facebook IPO: Congress Joins the Investigation Facebook IPO: Congress Joins the Investigation
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The snowball continues to roll into a full-out avalanche of bad for Facebook as Congress has decided to join the circle of skeptics and investigators to look into company’s now-famously mishandled initial public offering. According to Reuters, the House of …

Yelp Adds New Updates Feature to Android App Yelp Adds New Updates Feature to Android App

Local research and reviews platfrom Yelp has just released a new notification bar for Android 3.1, according to its company blog. The new update follows Yelp’s recent addition of private user check-in comments. Here’s a screenshot of the new addition: …