Facebook Shifts Focus to Mobile Apps

Facebook Shifts Focus to Mobile Apps Back in April Facebook officially announced its plans to purchase Instagram for an astonishing $1 billion. This week the social media platform rolled out its own photo sharing app, Facebook Cam, now available in the App Store for free. The app was …


Facebook Goes Public

On Friday, May 18 at 9:29 am Mark Zuckerberg updated his Facebook status. It read, “Mark listed FB on NASDAQ.” On the morning of Facebook’s initial public offering, the CEO symbolically rang the opening bell for the Nasdaq from Menlo Park, California. “Right now this all seems like …


Will Facebook trump Google after its IPO?

There has been a lot of speculation since Facebook filed for initial public offering (IPO) with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on February 1, 2012. The social media network will soon join the ranks of fellow Silicon Valley tech giant Google. The Facebook IPO will likely be …



Facebook leaning toward the democratic side

Facebook has recently learned the awesome power an online community can wield. In addition, Facebook users are now learning how Facebook saves face. Following protests of members regarding changes in terms of service that appeared to give Facebook control over the information provided by users, Facebook announced that all …