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Facebook’s Impact on Oculus Rift? Cost, Says CEO

Facebook’s Impact on Oculus Rift? Cost, Says CEO

By Josh Wolford June 11, 2014

To the people who invested the most in Oculus VR and their nascent virtual reality company – the ones who donated to its Kickstarter campaign and eagerly followed the technology as it matured – Facebook’s surprise acquisition was a walk …

Facebook: f8 Will Happen Every Year Now Facebook: f8 Will Happen Every Year Now

Facebook’s f8 conferences have been irregular to say the least. The first one was held in May of 2007 when the company introduced the social graph. The following year, it took place in July, and Facebook introduced new profiles and …

Facebook's CFO Is Stepping Down In June Facebook's CFO Is Stepping Down In June

Facebook just released its earnings for the first quarter, with revenue of $2.50 billion, up 72% year-over-year. Revenue from advertising was $2.27 billion, up 82% over that time. Daily active users were 802 million as of last month, up of …

Zuckerberg Hastens Arrival of Our Robot Overlords Zuckerberg Hastens Arrival of Our Robot Overlords

If you’re impatiently waiting for computers to actually start thinking, reasoning, and feeling like humans, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and a couple of other high-profile investors have decided to help speed up the process. Zuckerberg, alongside Tesla CEO Elon Musk …

Jimmy Kimmel Points Out the Reasons Facebook Sucks Jimmy Kimmel Points Out the Reasons Facebook Sucks

As you’ve probably heard, Facebook just celebrated its 10th birthday, which means that if Facebook were a human, it would be on the cusp of entering its most-annoying years. In a message to Facebook users, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said the …

Is Free Visibility On Facebook A Thing Of The Past? Is Free Visibility On Facebook A Thing Of The Past?

It would appear that for most businesses, it’s only getting harder and harder to get your messages out to your fans. Remember the days when everybody was signing up for Facebook, and you had an awesome free way of getting …

Join Zuckerberg In Some Facebook Reflection Join Zuckerberg In Some Facebook Reflection
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Today marks Facebook’s tenth anniversary. Mark Zuckerberg has posted some thoughts on the last ten years, which began with going out for pizza with some friends, and sharing how excited he was about launching the product. There’s no mention of …

Facebook Graph Search Coming To Mobile Soon Facebook Graph Search Coming To Mobile Soon

Facebook may finally be bringing Graph Search to mobile devices soon. In fact, Mark Zuckerberg said as much on the company’s earnings call during the Q&A portion on Wednesday. “Pretty soon, I think, you should expect us to roll out …

Facebook Releases Q4, Full Year Earnings Facebook Releases Q4, Full Year Earnings

Facebook just released its earnings for the fourth quarter and full year 2013. This includes revenue of $7.87 billion for the year (up 55%) year-over-year. Net income for the full year 2013 was $1.50 billion. Revenue for the quarter was …

Zuck Uses Jelly To Ask About A Spider In His Shower Zuck Uses Jelly To Ask About A Spider In His Shower
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Apparently Mark Zuckerberg is using Jelly, the new social Q&A app from Twitter co-founder Biz Stone. He used it over the weekend to take a picture of a spider in his bathroom, and ask: “What kind of spider is this, …

Zuck May Have Been Caught Texting and Driving Zuck May Have Been Caught Texting and Driving
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Celebrities – they’re just like you! Yesterday, Twitter co-founder Biz Stone pulled the tarp off his newest project, Jelly – a new mobile service that we first heard about way back in March of last year. In short, Jelly is …

Is Facebook Reading Your Private Messages? Is Facebook Reading Your Private Messages?
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Are your private messages being read by Facebook? On Dec. 30. 2013 Michael Hurley and Matthew Campbell filed a class action lawsuit against Facebook. The plaintiffs claim that Facebook “has systematically violated consumers’ privacy by reading its users’ personal, private …

Cory Booker Sworn In As US Senator Cory Booker Sworn In As US Senator

Cory Booker has officially left his old job as mayor of Newar, NJ, and has become only the second African American to be elected to the Senate since Barack Obama. Booker has already gained a quite a celebrity status as …

Facebook Earnings Are Out, Revenue Up 66% Facebook Earnings Are Out, Revenue Up 66%

Facebook just released its earnings report for the third quarter with revenues of $2.02 billion and earnings per share of 25 cents, beating Wall Street expectations. Revenue was up 66% year over year. Mobile ad revenue accounted for 49% of …

Archiving Every Word Mark Zuckerberg Has Ever Said Archiving Every Word Mark Zuckerberg Has Ever Said

Mark Zuckerberg has made a lot of money convincing people that they should contribute to a public, permanent record of everything they’ve ever said or done. Now, in a project that can only be described as the most poetic of …

Cory Booker Becomes New Jersey Senator Cory Booker Becomes New Jersey Senator

He did it! Cory Booker has succeeded in defeating Republican, Steve Lonegan, in becoming the senator-elect of the state of New Jersey for the Democratic party. Booker, 44, reportedly won with over 55 percent of the vote. The Associated Press …

Mark Zuckerberg Buys 4 New Homes For More Privacy Mark Zuckerberg Buys 4 New Homes For More Privacy
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Mark Zuckerberg is worried about privacy, and as a result he decided to buy four houses that were owned by neighbors of his. He bought four houses near his home in Palo Alto, California that were not even on the …