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10 Percent Of Facebook Users Aren't Human

The Huffington Post | Alexis Kleinman | Posted 05.17.2013 | Technology

Facebook loves to talk about its ridiculously high number of users. Yes, Facebook has a whole lot of accounts, but many of them aren't humans. eMarket...

FACT CHECK: Is Facebook Really Losing Users?

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 05.02.2013 | Technology

You may have heard that Facebook has lost millions of users in a short period of time and that its growth has halted. Not true. Here are the facts....

Americans Are Cutting Back On Facebook Time, Pew Reports

Craig Kanalley | Posted 02.05.2013 | Technology
Craig Kanalley

Two-thirds of online American adults are Facebook users, and yet more than half of them say they have taken breaks for a period of several weeks or mo...

Study Finds More Facebook Friends Equals More Stress

The Huffington Post | Britney Fitzgerald | Posted 11.28.2012 | Technology

The more the merrier, right? Except, maybe not on Facebook. According to a recent study from University of Edinburgh Business School, increasing y...

CLOSING IN ON 1 BILLION USERS

AP | BARBARA ORTUTAY | Posted 09.25.2012 | Technology

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook's first earnings report as a public company had solid numbers, but in the end it landed with a thud — much like its rocky...

Facebook Reveals Staggering New Stats

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 04.23.2012 | Technology

Facebook on Monday filed an amendment to its S-1 documents originally submitted to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on February 1. With...

Most Interesting Facts From The Facebook S-1 Filing

The Huffington Post | Posted 02.01.2012 | Technology

Facebook filed for a $5 billion IPO on February 1. "There are more than two billion global Internet users, according to an industry source, and we...

The Average Day On Facebook

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 11.19.2011 | Technology

What's an average day like on Facebook? Using data from a 2011 study by the Pew Internet and American Life Project , Jess3, a creative agency, has ...

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: 1,000,000,000 Strong

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 10.24.2011 | Technology

Just how big is the world's largest social networking site? New data from Google's DoubleClick found that Facebook served up 1 trillion page views dur...

SURVEY: Facebook Users Have More Friends

AP | BARBARA ORTUTAY | Posted 08.16.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK — Facebook, it turns out, isn't just a waste of time. People who use it have more close friends, get more social support and report bei...

Facebook LOSES Members In The U.S.

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 08.13.2011 | Technology

Facebook is almost at 700 million users, but it recently experienced big dips in U.S. and Canadian growth. According to Inside Facebook, the socia...

The Week's Must-See Tech Stats

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 06.01.2011 | Technology

"Numbered," our weekly digits digest, is bringing you the numbers behind the news. This feature highlights the top new stats, facts, and figures to...

Women's Secret Feelings About Facebook Friends Revealed

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 05.30.2011 | Technology

Next time you post a status update about what you had for breakfast, keep in mind that some of your friends will be less than pleased. A survey of...

Numbered: The Week's Must-See Tech Stats

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

"Numbered," our weekly digits digest, is bringing you the numbers behind the news. This feature highlights the top new stats, facts, and figures to b...

How To Get Attention On Facebook

AllThingsD | Peter Kafka | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Brands are flocking to Facebook because their users are flocking to Facebook. But the more crowded it gets, the harder it is to get people's attention...

Active Facebook Users More Likely To Stick With College, Study Finds

Wired.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Those obnoxious Facebook users who collect friends like stamps and post a status update every other minute are more likely to stick it through college...

7 Surprising Facebook Facts You Need To Know

Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

In an interview with Diane Sawyer earlier this week, Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg discussed his company's "surreal" success, his thoughts ...

INFOGRAPHIC: The Republic Of Facebook

Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Editor's Note: Due to editorial consideration, the infographic and accompanying text have been removed from this post....

STUDY: Men Use Facebook To Hook Up, Break Up

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

A new study from Oxygen Media and Lightspeed Research asked 1,605 adults in the US how they use social media. Their findings? Despite knowing the priv...

Facebook Statistics You Probably Didn't Already Know (INFOGRAPHIC)

Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Editor's Note: Due to editorial consideration, the infographic and accompanying text have been removed from this post....