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A Closer Look At Facebook’s Numbers
2012-07-28 06:35:14

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Facebook released its second quarter earnings this week - the first report since its fumbled IPO in May - and the industry watched as the mixed report of revenues offset by fees relating to the IPO unfolded. In its presentation, Facebook showed a number of slides offering data on its user base including geography and income. Now that the financial numbers are crunched, the industry is dissecting some of the other numbers Facebook...

Facebook Slump Continues As Shares Close Below $29
2012-05-30 04:48:08

Shares of Facebook´s stock plunged nearly 10 percent on Tuesday, closing at $28.84, a 24 percent fall since the company´s initial public offering at a price of $38 per share on May 18. The decline came on a day when most of the market was higher, with the S&P 500 closing up 14.6 points (1.11%) while the Nasdaq was up 33 points (1.18%). Facebook´s highly anticipated IPO was one of the largest in U.S. history, but has delivered the worst trading performance for its...

Facebook Delaying Wall Street Debut
2012-04-26 05:51:40

Facebook may be delaying the social network's Wall Street debut until June because it isn't prepared for its Initial Public Offering (IPO), according to a CNBC report. The report said, citing people familiar with the matter, that Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been so focused on acquisitions that his company isn't prepared for the big stage on Wall Street yet. The company acquired photo sharing application Instagram earlier this month for $1 billion.  It also...

2011-06-09 00:00:29

Fotobabble's Facebook Fan Page Application with Talking Slideshow now available, free for 90 days to drive Facebook campaigns. Emeryville, CA (PRWEB) June 07, 2011 Fotobabble, an innovator in social media marketing, and Appbistro, a Facebook Business Application Marketplace, today released Fotobabble's new Talking Facebook Fan Page App, a photo+voice application that enables businesses and nonprofits to power social media marketing activities with Talking Photos (images combined with...

2011-04-21 00:00:27

iTunes #1 Social Networking App for iPad Maintains Strong Adoption with Users Who Spend Over 1 Billion Minutes per Month Browsing Facebook San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 20, 2011 Oecoway, an iOS mobile app development company, today announced that its "Friendly for Facebook" iPad app now has more than 3 million active monthly users, who are spending on aggregate more than 1 billion minutes a month browsing Facebook. When the iPad 2 went on sale, new users downloaded copies of Friendly for...

2008-10-01 18:00:16

Slide, Inc., the world's largest producer of applications for social networks, today launched FunSpace Channels, which will enable Facebook users to discover and share the hottest TV, music and celebrity video content. This integration marries the entertainment power of online media with the distribution power of FunSpace, the leading application on the Facebook platform. Media partners include CBS, Current Media, E! Entertainment, FUEL TV, Hulu, SONY BMG MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT, TMZ and...

2008-07-24 09:00:35

Uber (www.uber.com), announced today the release of a new "One-Step Publishing" toolset. Uber's easy to use, One-Step Publishing tools help anyone make good-looking photo galleries, slideshows and even complete Web sites in minutes. The new toolset furthers Uber's commitment to publishing the world, one idea and one person at a time by allowing everyone, from amateur to professional, to focus on what really counts - their creativity. Additionally, the company has announced today that it...

2008-07-10 03:00:31

By Mike Cronin, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 10--A slide rule and a pair of calipers probably saved Nathan Khosla's life. Now Khosla, 17, wants to save others. When he was 8, the Mt. Lebanon resident passed out during swimming lessons. Khosla remembers waking up to paramedics asking if there was enough room in the parking lot for a helicopter to land to transport him to the hospital. Tests, including an echocardiogram, showed no abnormalities. But the same thing happened...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'