| Apr 23, 2014
| 2:05 PM
Facebook crushed expectations with its first-quarter financial results.
The world's biggest social network reported profit of $642 million for the three months ended March 31, nearly three times its profit of $219 million in the year-earlier period....
| Apr 23, 2014
| 6:59 PM
Talk of Silicon Valley losing steam was put on hold as two technology titans, Apple Inc. and Facebook Inc., tallied better-than-expected quarterly earnings and revenue.
Apple's stock climbed more than 7% in after-hours trading after it reported that...
| May 22, 2014
| 1:55 PM
Facebook will be making it easier for its users to share less.
Among the new privacy policies announced Thursday was a change to the default sharing setting for new users. Instead of their first posts aumoticatically being shared with everyone, even...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 10:57 AM
MENLO PARK, Calif. — We all know by now that Facebook isn't cool.
And yet somehow it's more popular than ever. This week the company announced that its growth continues to surge — not only in terms of the sheer number of Facebook users,...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 2:17 PM
Remember in the olden days, when people used Facebook on their desktop computers? Those ancient times of two-plus years ago were barely acknowledged on Wednesday at the company's annual developers conference.
The only thing on the mind of Facebook...
| May 12, 2014
| 12:14 PM
Facebook Camera, Poke and Square Wallet have been removed from app stores, bringing an end to three apps from notable tech companies that were never able to catch on.
The social network giant pulled Camera and Poke from the Apple App Store on Friday....
| May 5, 2014
| 8:37 AM
Miami— La organización FWD.us lanzó una aplicación disponible en los sistemas operativos iOS y Android, mediante la cual los usuarios pueden enviar una postal virtual en forma de "selfie" a los miembros del Congreso en Washington para pedir la...
| Apr 10, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Rupert Murdoch sees his sons working together "as a team" to help lead 21st Century Fox and News Corp., and he also sees daughter Elisabeth coming back into a broader corporate role down the road. And he would like to hire DreamWorks CEO Stacey Snider for...
| Apr 14, 2014
| 4:41 PM
After the success of "The Social Network," David Fincher's drama about Mark Zuckerberg and the founding of Facebook, the director emerged as the front-runner to bring the story of another tech giant to the big screen: Apple founder Steve Jobs.
| May 13, 2014
| 12:54 PM
The last time they voted for mayor, residents of Newark, New Jersey’s largest city, chose the guy who was famous for saving a neighbor from a burning building, befriending Oprah Winfrey and convincing Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to give...
| May 16, 2014
| 8:17 AM
A national rowing group with ties to the Winklevoss family is looking to invest about $2 million in St. Charles to establish a professional rowing club in the Fox Valley and increase the number of young people involved in the sport.
| May 22, 2014
| 12:09 PM
Has Mark Zuckerberg had a change of heart?
For years, the Facebook CEO pushed users to share more and more, much to the ire of privacy advocates.
But on Thursday, the company announced that it will make it easier for users to share less, changing the...