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Those Ads You Hate Are Making Facebook A Lot Of Money

AP | By BARBARA ORTUTAY | Posted 03.31.2014 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — Mobile advertising accounted for more than half of Facebook's total ad revenue in the final quarter of last year, a sign that the so...

Why You'll Still Hate The Autoplay Ads Coming To Your Facebook Newsfeed

The Huffington Post | Dino Grandoni | Posted 05.08.2013 | Technology

Facebook autoplay ads are slated to pop up in our newsfeeds starting this summer -- letting brands give us their pitch as we scroll through wedding an...

App Makers Struggle With How Fickle Facebook Can Be

Reuters | Gerry Shih | Posted 05.11.2013 | Technology

By Gerry Shih SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Last spring, the future for Viddy, a video-sharing Facebook app, seemed as sunny as southern Ca...

This Isn't The Main Way People Get To Facebook Anymore

AP | By BARBARA ORTUTAY | Posted 04.01.2013 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook delivered fourth-quarter results above Wall Street's expectations on Wednesday and sought to show that it has finally trans...

A Different View: Why Facebook Is Worth More & Wall Street Is Wrong

Peter Friedman | Posted 12.03.2012 | Technology
Peter Friedman

Facebook is building great value for consumers and brands; it's a very valuable company. Wall Street's negative analysis completely misunderstands the Facebook business model -- and to some extent, the entire nature of the social media market.

Why Facebook's Last Hope Is A Vinyl Records Salesman

The Huffington Post | Nate C. Hindman | Posted 08.02.2012 | Small Business

Here’s a feel-good Facebook story amid allegations that pockets of the world’s largest social network are infested with robots and fake users from...

Will Facebook Be Its Own Buzz Kill?

Bianca Bosker | Posted 07.25.2012 | Technology
Bianca Bosker

Having attracted 900 million users to the biggest party in history, Facebook now has to sell them stuff -- without being a buzz kill.

What the Facebook IPO Means

Clara Shih | Posted 07.14.2012 | Technology
Clara Shih

It's electrifying here in Silicon Valley this week, even more so than usual. Normally, many of us are heads down, focused on our own companies, but right now, even in the land of "what's next?" all anyone can talk about is the Facebook IPO.

Facebook: 2X Google's Page Views, 1/10th the Revenue

Natalie Pace | Posted 04.23.2012 | Technology
Natalie Pace

Facebook filed its initial paperwork for its IPO on Feb. 1, 2012, in what is assured to be the most talked about IPO in 2012. However, before you "friend" the Facebook share, it will pay to do some digging into their StockVille.

How Facebook Makes Its Money

SplatF | Posted 02.03.2012 | Technology

Facebook's IPO filing this week confirmed what we already knew: Facebook makes the vast majority of its money by selling ads on its site....

Facebook Revenue Doubles

Posted 11.07.2011 | Technology

By Alexei Oreskovic SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook's first-half revenue roughly doubled to $1.6 billion, underscoring the world's largest s...

Facebook's Financials Reportedly Revealed

The Huffington Post | Abby Wendle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

UPDATE: Goldman Sachs clients have received information about Facebook's financials, Reuters reports. The six-page document, Reuters reports, reveals ...

Goldman Gives Rich Clients Just 1 Week To Decide About Investing In Facebook

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

: Goldman Sachs is not giving its multimillionaire clients a lot of time or information to think about investing in a $1.5 billion Facebook private of...

Facebook Worth $33 Billion: REPORT

DailyFinance | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

The value of huge social networking operation Facebook is a matter of endless debate among experts. The company has over 500 million members, but by m...

Facebook 2009 Revenue Neared $800 Million

Reuters | Alexei Oreskovic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Facebook's financial performance is stronger than previously believed, as the Internet social network's explosive growth in users and advertisers boos...

Facebook 2010 Revenue Estimated At $710 Million

WSJ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Using prices from internal company share deals, advisory firm and market-maker NYPPEX puts the implied value of Facebook at $7.6 billion, LinkedIn at ...

Facebook Begins Payment System

Financial Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Facebook has begun tapping a new revenue stream with the introduction of an internal payments system, a move that might help the fast-growing social n...