How is your company doing in social? Are you engaging customers, fans, and potential customers? And are you doing it better than your competitors?
Oracle has issued an emergency patch for its Java software after a string of high-profile hacking incidents at companies including Apple, Facebook, Twitter, and Microsoft.
Google, Microsoft, Facebook, and Apple are not just engines of technological innovation in America … they’re also the path to Forbes’ World’s Billionaires list. But there is a little catch — you gotta be a man.
In a critical moment, Facebook fixed a huge Android flaw. Here’s why Google needs the social network to make Android the worldwide dominant platform.
Guest Post I know many women who are irked by Sheryl Sandberg’s dictum to “lean in,” the subject of her new book.
Editor’s Pick Facebook engineers all go through six weeks of indoctrination and learning the hard way to find the teams they’ll be on for years. Here’s our look inside the bootcamp process.
Facebook is on the verge of its first major News Feed redesign since 2011. Your Facebook friends are going to love it.
Microsoft had six pieces of news come out today, including the Surface worldwide expansion, Yammer’s new translation service, and getting slapped with regulatory fines from the EU.
Facebook purchased Atlas Solutions from Microsoft to help build out its own ad network and take on Google.
OpenTable has released a Facebook application to help friends connect around food. My question: won’t Facebook Graph support this kind of thing natively?
Facebook is moving beyond the simple “X liked Coke” to the meaning of that like — and using more nuanced clues based on what Facebookers have posted and shared on the site to built that characterization.
Editor’s Pick Here’s the brief tech companies filed with the Supreme Court — and the exact reason these business say they do support same-sex marriage.
Pinterest just raised $200 million at a $2.5 billion valuation. But if the company seriously starts to monetize what marketers like Sephora are finding in the social shopping platform, two and a half billion dollars is far too cheap.
Facebook’s IPO managed to turn a rather hefty tax bill into a huge tax refund — retroactively. How? By granting stock options to employees.
The photo-sharing service has gained 10 million users in the past month alone. Here’s what Instagram founder Kevin Systrom has to say about it.
With tracking capabilities like these, the new SDK is almost starting to impinge on dedicated app analytics solutions like App Annie and Flurry, but of course in a purely Facebook-focused manner.
Earlier this month, founder Dalton Caldwell told me that people won’t adopt a new social network just because it’s good for them — it needed to be “truly better.” That’s probably true — but free is also good.
The Oscars are here, and guaranteed, some arty French film with subtitles that no man has voluntarily watched will win one or three. But what if Twitterati and Facebookers chose the winners?
Microsoft is the latest company targeted by a sophisticated Java-based cyberattack that focuses on mobile app developers — particularly those using Macs.
Facebook’s mobile app for iOS has been updated with several new features today, including placing free calls over data.
It has four games scheduled for release in the next two months: Pearl’s Peril, Kingsbridge, Pocket Village, and Monster World mobile.
Blake Ross, Facebook’s long-time director of product, will soon be saying goodbye to the company to pursue “new things.”
Editor’s Pick We weigh the disappointments and the triumphs of Sony’s big reveal.
Wooga currently has 50 million active monthly users across its mobile and web games.
Editor’s Pick The version of Graph Search you’re using right now is just a wee little baby demo version of the real thing. Here’s what’s around the corner.
Jeep’s Twitter account recently told the world that the iconic brand had been “sold to Cadillac.” And Burger King’s account started mysteriously promoting McDonalds. Two high-profile hacks in less than a week means, apparently, that Twitter had to take some action.
The developer is preparing Candy Crush Saga and Bubble Witch Saga for release in the two Asian nations.
Guest Post Apple Maps was the best thing ever to happen to Google Maps.
Oh, you thought your trip photos from Cancun were great for Facebook? Sorry, next to astronaut Chris Hadfield, you’ve got nothing.
Will first-person shooters emerge as a big market on social and mobile platforms?
Apple’s not invulnerable, after all.
What kinds of posts do well with your Facebook audience? What topics are most viral for your customers? And how can you find clones of your best fans?
The Kevin Bacons of the Internet are keeping the web tiny, according to Hungarian physicist Albert-László Barabási.
Facebook was hacked last month, though it promises no user data was compromised.
“The decisions are more than amazing,” Thilo Weichert, a German privacy commission, said in a statement.
Editor’s Pick Facebook’s recruiters took to Reddit to respond to questions on what they look for in employees. A hint: Your crummy GPA isn’t a deal-breaker.
A tool created in a joint research project between the U.S. government and a defense contractor scrapes Foursquare, Facebook, and Twitter to predict where you’ll be next.
“I wouldn’t have filed the case if we didn’t feel very confident in our position,” Melsheimer told me this morning as he was stepping off an airplane in Dallas. “This was a case that I liked, our firm liked, and I think we have a reasonable chance of winning.”
Facebook was down for a large number of users Monday morning, leaving those affected people less than thrilled but still willing to make a few jokes.
SnapChat secures a hefty investment from Benchmark Capital to support the viral growth of its now-you-see-it-now-you-don’t photo sharing app.