Updated July 14, 2011
In the latest ChannelAdvisor Facebook Commerce Index, the social media giant keeps adding users with Victoria's Secret using creative ways to drive traffic.
July 12, 2011
"We believe that by working together with parents and teachers, we can teach young people to speak up and stop bullying," said Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's chief operating officer.
July 11, 2011
Security holes discovered in iPhones, iPads; Apple to GetJar: Drop 'App Store' From Name; Facebook Code Hints at Music, Spotify Link; Science education faces new challenge; Average Salary for College Class of 2011 Rises 4.8 Percent
July 8, 2011
LivingSocial Inc. has selected bankers for an initial public offering that seeks to value the online coupon website between $10 billion and $15 billion, people familiar with the matter said Friday.
Updated July 8, 2011
Google's new social networking site launched with much fanfare over the last week. The new service, currently in invite-only stage, has created a buzz with its novel sharing circles, hangouts and group video chat features. But how good is it?
July 7, 2011
After more than 22 months in the making, the social version of the Civilization strategy game series is ready for public use on Facebook, the company announced Wednesday.
Updated July 6, 2011
The president kicked off the meeting Wednesday at the White House with what else? - a tweet.
Obama Twitter Town Hall
July 6, 2011
Facebook's "Something Awesome" announcement at the company's headquarters drew a lot of attention on Wednesday as the world's biggest social network introduced video calls and group chat features.
July 6, 2011
An emerging health IT startup in Minnesota wants to create a healthcare social network that would move sales between vendors and hospital systems completely online.
July 6, 2011
If you have a cell phone with a monthly limit on how much data you can use, here are some tips on what types of phone use will gobble up your precious megabytes.
July 5, 2011
Microsoft to partner with China's leading search engine; Google doesn't need Twitter anymore; Blackboard sells for $1.64 billion; Zynga to go public; MySpace gets new owners
July 5, 2011
Hackers broke into Fox's political Twitter account early Monday, leaving a series false tweets reporting that President Obama had been assassinated.
July 1, 2011
FTC antitrust investigators are studying how Twitter deals with outside companies that build applications for its messaging platform --such as photo-sharing, URL-shortening and advertising services -- and whether it is trying to limit competition by buying or banning outside developers.
June 30, 2011
News Corp. bought MySpace for $580 million in 2005, but users, advertisers and musicians who used to rely on it for promotion have fled the site for other hotter social networks like Facebook and Twitter.
June 29, 2011
Stone says he plans to focus on helping schools, nonprofits and company advisory boards. He's also relaunching Obvious Corp. with fellow Twitter co-founder Evan Williams to develop new projects.
June 28, 2011
The search engine giant is launching a new service to combat Facebook with a site that is "real-life sharing rethought for the web."
A screen shot of Google+
June 24, 2011
The 103-inch GOTO Board from SportsMEDIA Technology Corporation will be the hub for "BET Awards 11" celebrity interaction with fans and viewers.
SMT's GOTO board
June 23, 2011
In a one-paragraph court filing Wednesday, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss said they would accept a settlement that was worth $65 million when agreed upon in 2008.
June 18, 2011
When accounting for all other factors -- such as age, education level or race -- Facebook users were 43 percent more likely than other Internet users to say that "most people can be trusted." Compared with people who don't use the Internet at all, Facebook users were three times more trusting.
June 15, 2011
Joe Lockhart joes the social media giant in communications role. Facebook recently hired two former aides to George W. Bush as analysts.