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Mar 26, 2014

Facebook Oculus Deal is Worth $2B in Cash and Stocks

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Facebook Oculus deal Credit: log.com.tr Facebook is expected to acquire virtual reality company Oculus VR for $2 billion in cash and stock. Oculus has gotten the attention of Facebook with its Oculus Rift virtual reality platform. Read the complete statement of Facebook regarding its Oculus acquisition. The Facebook Oculus deal is expected consummate by the […]


Mar 5, 2013

Forbes list of billionaires 2013: Number of world’s billionaires increased by 210

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Forbes richest list 2013 Credit: Forbes The Forbes 2013 list of billionaires has increased to 1,426 individuals, about 210 more than last year’s lineup. About 30 percent of the world’s billionaires are from the US with 442. Other top sources of billionaires were from the Asia-Pacific and Europe with 386 and 366 respectively. Mexico‘s telecom […]


Dec 27, 2012

Zuckerberg family photo owned by Randi Zuckerberg went public, sparks debate on Facebook privacy settings

Zuckerberg family photo owned by Randi Zuckerberg went public, sparks debate on Facebook privacy settings
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A Zuckerberg family photo with Randi Zuckerberg, Mark Zuckerberg‘s sister, went publicly after someone posted it on Twitter, thinking that it there will be no problem sharing it. Randi, who posted the photo on her official Facebook page, complained of online etiquette; and the issue sparked a debate on Facebook‘s privacy settings. Randi Zuckerberg, Mark […]


Dec 19, 2012

Zuckerberg donating $500 million worth of Facebook stocks to Silicon Valley Charity

Zuckerberg donating $500 million worth of Facebook stocks to Silicon Valley Charity
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Mark Zuckerberg is donating $500 million worth of Facebook stocks to a Silicon Valley charity, according to a post by the CEO on his social network page on Tuesday, December 18, 2012. Mark Zuckerberg Image Credit: Facebook The 28-year-old Facebook CEO is reportedly donating about 18 million shares to the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, a […]


Oct 5, 2012

Facebook commercial ‘The Things That Connect Us’ released, ad compares Facebooks to chairs (Video)

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Facebook released on Thursday, October 4, 2012 its first ever Facebook commercial video, as shown below, where Facebook was compared to chairs and other things such as doorbells, airplanes, dance floors, basketball and other others connected to people. Facebook commercial Image Credit: Facebook video Apparently, the Facebook ad is titled “The Things That Connect Us” […]


Oct 4, 2012

Facebook has 1 billion users now, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg confirms

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Updated: October 5, 2012 1:45 a.m. Read Facebook commercial ‘The Things That Connect Us’ released, ad compares Facebooks to chairs (Video) Facebook now has 1 billion users as of September 14, 2012, which was confirmed by Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg when NBC‘s The Today Show host Matt Lauer interviewed him last week, and […]


Aug 1, 2012

Mark Zuckerberg’s sister Arielle Zuckerberg now works for Google, as Google buys Wildfire

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Arielle Zuckerberg, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg‘s sister, is now working for Google, after the search engine giant bought Wildfire, a social ads marketing firm she works at; after an earlier failed deal a couple of months ago. Arielle Zuckerberg Image Credit: Arielle Zuckerberg Facebook As noted at CNN on Tuesday, July 31, 2012, Arielle Zuckerberg […]


May 31, 2012

Latest Top 40 richest list of Bloomberg does not include Mark Zuckerberg, as Facebook stock falls

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The latest Top 40 richest list of the daily Bloomberg Billionaires Index does not include Facebook CEO and co-founder Mark Zuckerberg, after Facebook stock recently fell to about 9.6 percent. Facebook CEO and co-founder Mark Zuckerberg Image Credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images As explain at Bloomberg.com on on Wednesday, May 30, 2012, Mark Zuckerberg‘s wealth dropped […]


May 25, 2012

Facebook Camera app launched, now available at Apple App Store for free

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Facebook launched on Thursday, May 24, 2012 its latest iPhone app called Facebook Camera and is now available at the Apple App Store for free, which aims to enhance the Facebook photo experience on smartphones. Facebook Camera app logo Image Credit: Facebook/Apple App Store As announced by Facebook on its official press site that day, […]


May 20, 2012

Mark Zuckerberg weds Priscilla Chan in simple wedding ceremony, updates status at Facebook as married (Photo)

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Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his long-time girlfriend Priscilla Chan got married on Saturday, May 19, 2012 in a simple wedding ceremony, as shown in the photo below, and both of them updated their status at Facebook as married. Mark Zuckerberg-Priscilla Chan wedding photo Image Credit: Mark Zuckerberg/Priscilla Chan/Facebook As noted at US […]