Facebook buys into WhatsApp

Feb 20, 2014
WhatsApp is one of the fastest growing apps in history.
Posted In: mobile, applications, Facebook, WhatsApp, sms, messaging, texting

PODCAST: Facebook's bet on WhatsApp

Feb 20, 2014
Facebook made one of the most expensive tech acquisitions in recent history.
Posted In: Facebook, instant messaging
The logo of mobile app 'WhatsApp' is displayed on a tablet on Jan. 2, 2014, in Paris.

Facebook buys WhatsApp messaging service for $19 billion

Feb 19, 2014
Yes, that's billion. With a "b."
Posted In: Facebook, Viber, messaging, Snapchat

Messaging apps: Skype has competition. Facebook too.

Feb 14, 2014
A Japanese company bets $900 million that Viber will take over your phone. Their goal: to take the place of smartphones.
Posted In: messaging, skype, Facebook, Viber

After 10 years of reminding you of other people's birthdays...

Feb 4, 2014
The Facebook newsfeed celebrates one of its own. Which product changed the news business forever?
Posted In: Facebook, birthdays, newsfeed

Facebook launches Paper app

Feb 3, 2014
The new iPhone app seeks to streamline the experience of reading Facebook.
Posted In: Facebook, iPhone, app

Facebook is dead. Long live Facebook.

Jan 30, 2014
The company looks a lot better to investors than it did a year ago
Posted In: Facebook, mobile ads

Can Nasdaq move past Facebook debacle in 2014?

Dec 31, 2013
Nasdaq will pay out a total of $41.6 million in claims related to the Facebook IPO troubles.
Posted In: NASDAQ, FB, Facebook

Obama to meet with tech execs about NSA spying

Dec 17, 2013
President Obama is meeting with tech industry leaders this morning. One of the big issues on the table is the National Security Agency’s big surveillance program.
Posted In: NSA leaks, nsa, Google, Facebook

Facebook is being added to the S&P 500. So what?

Dec 16, 2013
Facebook will be added to the S&P 500. So what exactly does that mean?
Posted In: Facebook, Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500 index, NASDAQ