Yahoo has warned Facebook that the social networking giant allegedly infringes on 16 more patents. This time, the patents are about open source technology used in Facebook data centers and servers.
Emil Protalinski covers Facebook from all angles, closely watching it grow from its $50 billion valuation in 2010 to its internally stated goal of becoming the first trillion dollar company.
Emil is a freelance journalist writing for CNET and ZDNet. Over the years, he has covered the tech industry for multiple publications, including Ars Technica, Neowin, and TechSpot.
Facebook has released the promotional video for its initial public offering (IPO) roadshow and has also published its prospectus for investors. The company is expected to go public later this month.
Facebook has set an IPO price range between $28 and $35. Furthermore, Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg will personally be selling 30.2 million shares of his company.
Facebook will set an IPO price range between high-$20s to mid-$30s per share, seeking a valuation of $85 billion to $95 billion, according to a new rumor. A closer look shows something doesn't add up.
Sophos helps Facebook by providing the social network with information on malicious and scam links that are spreading on the service, and the Internet as a whole. Facebook can then kill them.
Most Facebook users change their privacy settings, but because the world's most popular social network is used by hundreds of millions of people, this still means that tens of millions don't.
Over the last year, Facebook's Open Compute Project (OCP) has seen dozens of companies join, new projects proposed, and overall many are thinking about the industry in completely new ways.
A new Facebook scam exploits your desire to get a free pair of Oakleys sunglasses. Don't just blindly click on suspicious links. Remember: if it's too good to be true, it's probably a scam.
Facebook has launched Action Links for the Open Graph apps available for Facebook Timeline. The customizable links tie one action to another and are part of the stories that appear on the service.
Facebook Preferred Marketing Developers (PMDs) have received almost $1 billion in publicly-disclosed funding. Apps are developed by more companies, but the Ads API gets the most dollars put into it.
The New York City Department of Education (NYCDOE) has released new social media guidelines. Among the various new rules for teachers, Facebook friending with students has been banned.
Facebook is readying an update for its Facebook Messenger apps. The main new feature will be video calling, which we've been expecting for a while now. There are no dates to mark on your calendar.
Facebook is developing a native Messenger app for the Apple iPad. Leaked screenshots show many features. Nobody knows when it will be released, although the general idea seems to be summer.
The Donate Life California registry has seen an 800 percent increase in organ donor registrations since yesterday. Facebook's newly launched organ donor feature is already bringing great results.
Facebook is widely expected to go public this month, although there are talks of a possible delay until June. The social networking giant will go public on May 18, 2012, according to the latest rumor.