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Facebook Testing Featured Videos in Videos Sections of Select Pages - Posted December 24, 2014
Facebook confirmed to TechCrunch that it is testing a new design for the ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Adds 'Find Apps' to Flagship Mobile Apps - Posted December 23, 2014
Facebook added a "Find Apps" option to its flagship mobile applications, which displays 25 ads for apps and ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Explains Auto-Enhancing of Photos Uploaded via iOS App - Posted December 17, 2014
Facebook indirectly confirmed Tuesday's report on auto-enhancing photos uploaded via its iOS application ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook to Begin Auto-Enhancing Photos - Posted December 16, 2014
Facebook will begin auto-enhancing photos that are uploaded via its ... [AllFacebook]

Trolls Attack Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook Timeline - Posted December 15, 2014
The Timeline of Facebook co-fo... [AllFacebook]

January Debut for Facebook at Work? - Posted November 24, 2014
The latest report on Facebook at Work, ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook's HHVM Helps WP Engine's New Mercury Platform Run 5.6X Faster - Posted November 20, 2014
Facebook's HipHop Virtual Machine continues to help software and platforms outside of the social network drastically increase their speeds, as ... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: Facebook at Work Website Closer to Launch; Personal Timelines to Be Kept Separate - Posted November 17, 2014
More details have emerged on the Facebook at Work project initially reported in June by ... [AllFacebook]

A Blueprint to Facebook's Rooms 'Anonymous App' - Posted October 23, 2014
The "anonymous chatting application" that The New York Times' ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Tweaks Your Photos Section of iOS, Android Apps; Adds Uploads Tab - Posted October 9, 2014
Facebook is tweaking the Your Photos sections of its flagship i... [AllFacebook]

Large Instagram Issue for Tiiny App - Posted October 6, 2014
A new application from Digg founder ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Preps Messenger for Payment Processing? - Posted October 6, 2014
Will users of Facebook's Messenger applications feel comfortable enough to send... [AllFacebook]

Is Moments Facebook's Next Stand-Alone App? - Posted September 16, 2014
What is the next stand-alone application from Facebook? "Multiple sources" told ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Quietly Brings Back Tag Suggest in Europe, But It Only Works on U.S. Users - Posted September 2, 2014
Facebook has quietly brought facial-recognition technology back in Europe aft... [AllFacebook]

One of These Hackathons Is Not Like the Others: Women-VetsinTech Hackathon @ Facebook - Posted August 27, 2014
Facebook hosts hackathons at its headquarters in ... [AllFacebook]

Former WaveGroup Sound Staffers Are Now Facebook's 'Full-Time Sound-Design Team' - Posted August 27, 2014
Facebook's latest "acqu-hire" is a sound one, literally, as r... [AllFacebook]

Facebook to Pull Plug on Gifts Aug. 12 - Posted July 30, 2014
As Facebook prepares to potentially say hello to a buy button, the social network is bidding farewell to its ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Pushing Messenger, Removing Messages from iOS, Android Apps - Posted July 28, 2014
Facebook users who want to send and receive messages via their ... [AllFacebook]

Bolt CEO to Instagram: Please Don't Steal Our Name - Posted July 28, 2014
Facebook's tendency to brand its new applications and features with names that are already in use in the tech sector appears to have been adopted by its Instagram unit, as well... [AllFacebook]

JustReachOut Thinks It Can Beat Your Startup Pitches - Posted July 25, 2014
This week, we've witnessed the further evolution of the "do tech startups even need PR?" debate. Uber's General Manager Chris Nakutis gave the concept a big thumbs down while contributor Paul W... [FishbowlDC]

What Is Instagram Bolt? - Posted July 25, 2014
Did Instagram repeat the mistake its parent company made when Facebook ... [AllFacebook]

TechCrunch Has Had It with Your Spam Pitches - Posted July 15, 2014
Yesterday gave the tech PR world a small gift and a big warning: stop spamming TechCrunch writers. Roman Dillet noticed that certain companies had been selling ... [FishbowlDC]

Instagram Direct: Quiet, But Far From Dead - Posted July 14, 2014
Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network Instagram introduced its ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Testing Lock-Screen Notifications With Some Of Its Android Beta-Testers - Posted July 9, 2014
Some members of the Facebook for Android Beta Testers... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Testing 'More From' Feature For Video Player In IOS App - Posted July 8, 2014
Facebook is testing a new feature in its iOS application that displays more organic ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Testing Redesigned Events Page With 'Events For You' Section - Posted July 7, 2014
Facebook is testing another redesign of its events page, and the most prominent new feature is an "Events for You" section, which includes p... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Head Of Global Policy Management Monika Bickert On Study: 'That's Innovation' - Posted July 3, 2014
Facebook executives continued to respond to the controversy over the recent ... [AllFacebook]

Bug Causes Some Facebook Advertisers To Receive Other Advertisers' Receipts - Posted July 2, 2014
Facebook responded via email to advertisers who were victimized by a bug ... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: Facebook Developing FB@Work For Offices - Posted June 25, 2014
Odds are that most people are using Facebook while at work, whether they are permitted to do so or not, and now, a source tells ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook PMD Global Director Mike Randall Leaves To Become VP At Snapchat - Posted June 25, 2014
The competition between Facebook and Snapchat has extended past the mobile messaging sector and into the executive ranks, as Mike Randall, global director of Faceboo... [AllFacebook]

25 Brands Making the Most of Twitter's New GIF Feature - Posted June 23, 2014
Last week the nerds at TechCrunch told us that the new Twitter GIFs aren't really GIFs at all--they're just tiny mp4s on loop with no sound. That's OK, though. We wel... [FishbowlDC]

#PRFail: Microsoft Offers To Pay TechCrunch Founder To Promote Internet Explorer - Posted June 19, 2014
Today in not-exactly-breaking news: Microsoft Internet Explorer lags well behind both Chrome and Firefox when it comes to overall browser usage (though they're still ahead of Safari and... [FishbowlDC]

What's New In Facebook's IOS, Android Apps? - Posted June 12, 2014
Facebook released new versions of its ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook's Launch Of Video-Sharing App Slingshot Appears Imminent After App Store Sightings - Posted June 9, 2014
The video-sharing application and Snapchat competitor that was first reported by ... [AllFacebook]

Acqui-Hire? Video-Sharing Startup Switchcam Shuttered, Founders Working For Facebook - Posted May 19, 2014
Add video-sharing startup Switchcam to the list of Facebook ... [AllFacebook]

F8: Ecwid Adds Autofill With Facebook; JackThreads Tests New Feature - Posted May 1, 2014
Facebook made some announcements about its Autofill with Facebook mo... [AllFacebook]

GitHub Apologizes for Handling of Harassment Claim That Led to President's Exit - Posted April 29, 2014
We're not programmers, so we'd barely heard the name GitHub before this month--yet the company just provided an interesting example of a tech company responding to self-created controversy. You probably know the story, but... A female engineer resigned from the... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook Begins Rollout Of Business Manager - Posted April 28, 2014
In mid-March, Facebook confirmed that it was developing a single interface to allow large advertisers, enterprises, and agencies to manage multiple ... [AllFacebook]

Ex-CEO of RadiumOne Lashes out at Board, Bloggers After Firing - Posted April 28, 2014
Gurbaksh Chahal After being fired by the board of advertising tech company RadiumOne for pleading guilty to domestic violence charges, the company's founder Gurbaksh Chahal accused the board of betraying him and blamed social media bloggers for his demise. The board recently announced ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Audience Network: More Details On Impending Launch Of Mobile Ad Network - Posted April 25, 2014
Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg may not have had much to say about the social network's ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Adding Nearby Friends Feature To Apps For IPhone, Android - Posted April 17, 2014
Facebook is officially introducing a feature it has toyed with in simpler form in the past, as the social network announced the launch of N... [AllFacebook]

Going Somewhere? Facebook Adds 'Traveling To' Option For Status Updates - Posted April 17, 2014
Facebook posted a photo on its page W... [AllFacebook]

REPORTS: Facebook To Remove Messaging From Flagship Mobile Apps, Require Use Of Messenger - Posted April 9, 2014
Last December, Facebook began prompting users of its flagship iOS application to download its Facebook Messenger app... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Extending Save Options To Pages, Events? - Posted April 8, 2014
More instances of Facebook experimenting with a save feature continue to surface, as ... [AllFacebook]

What's Up At WhatsApp? New Single-Day Message Record Followed By Service Outage - Posted April 2, 2014
This week brought good news and bad news to ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Testing Save Feature Again? - Posted March 28, 2014
Facebook appears to once again be testing a save feature, as Studio Publishing Founder and CEO ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook: We Are Not Redesigning, Rebranding Oculus Hardware - Posted March 26, 2014
Someone described as a person involved in Facebook's $2 billion acquisition of immers... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Firmly Denies That It Was 'Fully Aware' Of NSA Surveillance - Posted March 20, 2014
Facebook emphatically denied allegations in a story in ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Director Of Security Incident Response Ryan McGeehan Heading To Bitcoin Startup Coinbase - Posted March 20, 2014
Facebook Director of Security Incident Response Ryan McGeehan is taking his talents to ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Chief Security Officer Joe Sullivan: 'Constant State Of Improvement' - Posted March 19, 2014
Facebook Chief Security Officer Joe Su... [AllFacebook]

Best Practices For Facebook Ad Sets - Posted March 19, 2014
As you probably already heard, Facebook launched a new ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook IOS App Update Allows Users To Choose Friends To Share Photos With - Posted March 18, 2014
Facebook rolled out an update to its flagship application for iOS, ... [AllFacebook]

Business Manager: Facebook Prepping New Single Interface For Brands, Agencies - Posted March 14, 2014
Facebook is preparing a new product that will give enterprises and agencies a single interface to manage multiple ... [AllFacebook]

WhatsApp Responds To Tech Consultant's Discovery Of Security Loophole In Android App - Posted March 13, 2014
WhatsApp, the cross-platform mobile messaging co... [AllFacebook]

Are We Certain Facebook Is Doomed, Vivek Wadhwa? - Posted March 7, 2014
Vivek Wadhwa, a research professor at ... [AllFacebook]

Samsung Claims Oscars Selfie Was 'Organic,' Also Has a Bridge to Sell You - Posted March 4, 2014
You'd think Samsung would just accept its good luck and bask in all the attention that came with Ellen's record-breaking Oscar tweet. But no story is complete without a little spin. Amidst theories that Samsung directed Ellen to take the pic, a spokesperson ... [FishbowlDC]

Drone Home? Facebook Reportedly Pursuing Acquisition Of Titan Aerospace - Posted March 4, 2014
No, Facebook drones will not be swooping down from the sky to deliver up-close-and-personal ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Testing New People Tab, Highlights Feature In IOS App - Posted February 25, 2014
Some Facebook iOS users who installed the social network's most recent upd... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Messenger Finally Coming To Windows Phone - Posted February 25, 2014
Facebook's Messenger application will finally make its ... [AllFacebook]

Mark Zuckerberg At 2014 GSMA Mobile World Congress: WhatsApp Worth More Than $19B - Posted February 24, 2014
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO ... [AllFacebook]

Sheryl Sandberg, David Ebersman: No Ads In Facebook Paper In Near Future, No Large Increase In Mobile News Feed Ads - Posted February 12, 2014
Facebook Chief Operating Officer ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Users Will Soon Be Able To Edit Their 'A Look Back' Videos - Posted February 6, 2014
Facebook users who are unhappy with the photos chosen by the social network for their A Look Back videos will soon be able to do something ... [AllFacebook]

Apple's 30th Anniversary Video > Any of Those Super Bowl Ads - Posted February 3, 2014
This morning everyone's talking about their favorite Super Bowl commercials, but the spot we like best didn't air during the game--in fact, it debuted today. Via Re/code, we woke up to a new Apple spot created entirely with iPhones on a single day (January 24th, the company's 30th annivers... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook Testing Off-Facebook Ads On Apps Again; Working Directly With Developers, Advertisers - Posted January 22, 2014
Will Facebook users start seeing ads from Facebook while they're using other applications? The social network announced in a ... [AllFacebook]

Mark Zuckerberg Calls Snapchat 'A Super-Interesting Privacy Phenomenon' - Posted January 15, 2014
Photo-messaging application Snapchat reportedly ... [AllFacebook]

Former TechCrunch Writer Offers 'Startup PR Advice' for $300/45 Min - Posted January 14, 2014
You should probably know that Jason Kincaid once covered startups for TechCrunch. He's the guy whose blog post prompted Evernote CEO Phil Libin to write a nice damage control follow-up last week. He's also now a pricey PR consultant, ... [GalleyCat]

Former TechCrunch Writer Offers 'Startup PR Advice' for $300/45 Min - Posted January 14, 2014
You should probably know that Jason Kincaid once covered startups for TechCrunch. He's the guy whose blog post prompted Evernote CEO Phil Libin to write a nice damage control follow-up last week. He's also now a pricey PR consultant, ... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook Officially Acquires Little Eye Labs - Posted January 8, 2014
Facebook's acquisition of Bangalore-based startup Little Eye Labs -- which was originally reported in ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Finally Breaks Out Mobile Users For Some Countries In Leaked 'Facebook: The Annual' - Posted December 30, 2013
Facebook finally responded to calls for more specific data on ... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: Facebook, Indian Startup Little Eye Labs Closer To Deal - Posted December 20, 2013
It was reported earlier this month that Facebook was set to make its first acquisition in I... [AllFacebook]

Celebrity Endorsements Are Basically Worthless - Posted December 16, 2013
Last week TechCrunch ran a story that bears repeating for everyone in PR. As... [FishbowlDC]

How Facebook Is Positioning Its Upcoming Video Ads Vs. Television, YouTube - Posted December 13, 2013
Facebook appears to have embraced the strategy of keeping its friends close and its enemies closer when it comes to ... [AllFacebook]

Auto-Play Videos Being Rolled Out On Facebook's IOS, Android Apps - Posted December 9, 2013
Most users of Facebook's flagship applications for iOS and Android... [AllFacebook]

POLL: What Will Instagram Announce Dec. 12? - Posted December 6, 2013
Facebook's tradition of inviting the press to events without revealing... [AllFacebook]

How Facebook Became A Mobile-First Company, And Why It Is So Involved With Open Sourcing - Posted December 5, 2013
Facebook Head of Mobile Release Engineering ... [AllFacebook]

Does Facebook Need An Unfollow Button? - Posted December 2, 2013
Facebook is bringing the functionality of its hide all button -- which allows users to hide all posts from ... [AllFacebook]

Will IOS Users Get 'Down' With Updated Facebook 'Matchmaking' App? - Posted November 26, 2013
The Facebook matchmaking application previously known as Bang with Friends and ... [AllFacebook]

Should Firms Create Their Own Analytics Systems? - Posted November 21, 2013
We just caught up on news about the launch of AirPR's new analytics platform, which earned coverage on TechCrunch and other blogs. It's a... [FishbowlDC]

UPDATED: Are Your Facebook Friends Available For Chat Via Web Or Mobile? - Posted November 19, 2013
The ... [AllFacebook]

Why Did Add A CTO? - Posted November 15, 2013
Former Bebo Vice President of Engineering and current ... [AllFacebook]

How To Replace Or Ignore Facebook News Feed Posts On Certain Topics: Rather Chrome Extension - Posted November 12, 2013
Facebook users: Have you ever said to yourselves, "I would rather see photos of cats than read one more Facebook post about ... [AllFacebook]

Are You 'Down' With The New Name For Facebook Hookup App Bang With Friends? - Posted October 26, 2013
Facebook hookup application Bang with Friends is officially leaving the "with friends" part of its na... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Acquires Mobile App Data Startup Onavo, Establishes Israeli Office At Its Tel Aviv HQ - Posted October 14, 2013
Tel Aviv-based mobile application data startup Onavo announced in a ... [AllFacebook]

Author Dave Eggers Denies Plagiarism Claim By Former Facebook Employee Katherine Losse - Posted October 2, 2013
Author Dave Eggers denied an accusation by The Boy Kings author ... [AllFacebook]

Round Two Of Testing Facebook's Mobile Ad Network - Posted September 27, 2013
It's round two for Facebook's mobile ad network test: After beginning to test a mobile ad network in... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Begins Limited Rollout Of Mobile Payments Product Autofill With Facebook - Posted September 23, 2013
The mobile payments product test Facebook confirmed last month is going live on a small scale M... [AllFacebook]

Farewell, Facebook Credits - Posted September 13, 2013
Sept. 12 has come and gone, and when the calendar turned to Sept. 13 F... [AllFacebook]

Twitter Vs. Facebook: A Tale Of Two IPOs - Posted September 12, 2013
From Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg's mouth... [AllFacebook]

Mark Zuckerberg Discusses Going Public, NSA Controversy, Home, 'Moving Fast' At TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2013 - Posted September 12, 2013
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg discussed a variety of topics w... [AllFacebook]

Facebook For Android Update Includes Ability For Home Users To Control Music Apps Via Cover Feed, Animated Stickers - Posted August 29, 2013
The Facebook for Android Beta Testers program continues to bear fruit, as new features to the social network's flagship application for the platform, which were ... [AllFacebook]

Mark Zuckerberg Returning To TechCrunch Disrupt - Posted August 23, 2013
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg took the stage at last year's TechCrunch Disrupt conference in San Francisco, where he discusse... [AllFacebook]

Instagram To Developers: Don't Use 'Insta' Or 'Gram' In App Names - Posted August 20, 2013
Facebook went through a phase around 2010 when it sought to discourage other so... [AllFacebook]

Latest Beta Of Facebook For Android Allows Home Users To Control Music Apps Directly Via Cover Feed - Posted August 16, 2013
The latest version of the Facebook for Android beta application includes an intriguing new feature, giving users of its Home Android overlay the ability to con... [AllFacebook]

Chirpify Empowers Non-Profit Fans to Donate Directly via Facebook Comments - Posted August 15, 2013
Earlier this week our sister site SocialTimes reported on a development that could be good news for SM-savvy non-profits: two services have joined to make donation as easy as clicking "reply" or posting a comment. Transaction startup Chirpify launched in February and made headlines with a new round of funding last month.... [GalleyCat]

Facebook Product Management Director Peter Deng Named Director Of Product At Instagram - Posted August 14, 2013
Facebook Product Management Director Peter Deng is taking his talents to ... [AllFacebook]

Not Lost In Translation: Facebook Acquires Jibbigo Developer Mobile Technologies - Posted August 12, 2013
Facebook announced via a post by Director of Product Management ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook To Discuss News Feed, Ranking Algorithm At Aug. 6 Press Event - Posted August 2, 2013
One of the most expressed frustrations with Facebook, by both users and brands, is how the social network determines which content to display in users' ... [AllFacebook]

Former Facebook Director Of Engineering Ari Steinberg Raises $1.6 For Travel Startup Vamo - Posted July 18, 2013
Former Facebook Director of Engineering Ari Steinberg, who headed the social network's Seattle office, left the company last October, saying that he ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Acquires Code-Verification-Software Developer Monoidics - Posted July 18, 2013
Facebook continued its efforts to bolster the quality of its mobile application with its latest acquisition, U.K.-based code-verification-software developer Monoidics, which was announced on... [AllFacebook]

Instagram Designer Tim Van Damme Packs Up For Dropbox - Posted July 16, 2013
News broke Monday that ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook EMEA Director Christian Hernandez Joins White Star Capital As Managing Partner - Posted July 10, 2013
Facebook lost another key overseas executive, as EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa) Director ... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: Sophie Xie, Designer Behind Stickers, Leaves Facebook - Posted July 3, 2013
The launch of stickers on the Web Tuesday was the last hurrah for their designer, as ... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: Facebook Testing Distribution Of Mobile Games For Smaller Developers - Posted July 2, 2013
Facebook is exploring another source of mobile monetization, working with smalle... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: Facebook Extends Hashtags To Mobile Site, Introduces Related Hashtags - Posted June 28, 2013
When Facebook introduced hashtags earlier this month, it promised more related features i... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: Chat Rooms Coming To Facebook? - Posted June 27, 2013
AOL in the 1990s, or Facebook in 2013? The social networ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook To Debut Apps For Windows 8, Windows RT - Posted June 26, 2013
Microsoft CEO ... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: Facebook Reader Is Not RSS-Based, Nor A Response To Google Reader Shutdown - Posted June 25, 2013
The Reader project Facebook is reportedly working on is not based on ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Adds Thumbs-Up Like Icon Sticker To Messenger Apps, Mobile Site - Posted June 24, 2013
Facebook added a sticker to its Facebook Messenger applications for iOS and Android that allows users to respond to m... [AllFacebook]

Video On Instagram Draws Mixed Reaction - Posted June 21, 2013
Facebook's introduction of Video on Instagram Thursday and its potential ... [AllFacebook]

Vine Vs. Video On Instagram: The Jockeying Starts Early, But Is There Room For Both? - Posted June 20, 2013
Is there enough room for both Twitter-owned video-sharing application Vine and ... [AllFacebook]

Google Confirms Waze Acquisition - Posted June 11, 2013
Google confirmed reports earlier this week that it has acquired Israel-based satellite-navigation startup ... [AllFacebook]

Piccolo Automatically Sends Users Prints Of Their Photos On Facebook, Instagram - Posted June 7, 2013
Friday seems to be a popular day for debuting Instagram applications and services, as startup ... [AllFacebook] Phone Calls Coach Recipients On What To Say, Connect Them To Their Senators - Posted June 6, 2013, the political advocacy group led by Facebook Co-Founder and CEO ... [AllFacebook]

OMGPOP Is History As Part Of Zynga Cuts - Posted June 4, 2013
Draw Something developer ... [AllFacebook]

REPORT: Facebook To Test Addition Of Messages To Status Update Box - Posted June 3, 2013
According to reports, Facebook will launch a test "with a small percentage of users," enabling those users to send private ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Global Head Of Brand Design Paul Adams Joins Startup Intercom - Posted May 24, 2013
Facebook Global Head of Brand Design Paul ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Makes Social Roulette App Go Black - Posted May 13, 2013
In Russian Roulette, players have a 1-in-6 chance of losing their life. In Social Roulette, users have a 1-in-6 chance of losing their Facebook account. That is, until Facebook took ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Matchmaking: Bang With Friends Launches IOS, Android Apps; YouShouldTotallyMeet Debuts - Posted May 8, 2013
Facebook users tapping the social network to get, well, really social will likely be heartened by news that ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook (Unofficially) Lands On Google Glass - Posted May 7, 2013
Although it's only available to a super-select few, Facebook already has a home on Google Glass. It's not the official Facebook application, but ... [AllFacebook]

The Wrong Path? Facebook Cuts Off Access To Find Friends API From Social Network's App - Posted May 6, 2013
Social network Path became the latest application to lose access to Facebook's ... [AllFacebook]

Court Rules In Favor Of Facebook In 'Typosquatters' Case - Posted May 1, 2013
The U.S. District Court for Northern California ruled in favor of Facebook in a case against a group of "typosquatters," who purchase ... [AllFacebook]

What Others Are Predicting About Facebook's 1Q Earnings Call - Posted April 30, 2013
Wednesday, Facebook will announce how well it did financially in the first quarter of this fiscal year... [AllFacebook]

Datalogix, Which Presents Offline Purchasing Data To Facebook, Raises $25M In Series B Funding - Posted April 25, 2013
In an effort to attract advertisers, Facebook has partnered with firms such as Datalogix to find out how the social network influences online purchasing behavior. These eff... [AllFacebook]

Android's Facebook Messenger App Gets VoIP Calling - Posted April 18, 2013
Facebook's war against the call feature of a phone continues. TechCrunch re... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Exchange Product Director Antonio Garcia-Martinez Leaves Company - Posted April 18, 2013
Facebook Exc... [AllFacebook]

Accusations Mount Against Tech Power Broker Michael Arrington - Posted April 3, 2013
[caption id="attachment_123264" align="alignleft" width="320"] Via Wikimedia Commons[/caption] It began with a Facebook status update from an ex-girlfriend, alleging that he had beaten her. Gossip blog ... [AllFacebook]

Micheal Arrington's Ex-Girlfriend Claims He Abused Her - Posted April 1, 2013
Jenn Allen, the ex-girlfriend of TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington, has accused him of mentally and physically abusing her. In a rambling Facebook post, ... [FishbowlLA]

Is Android Building The Unthinkable Facebook Phone? - Posted April 1, 2013
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg has constantly laughed off the thought of a ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook To Press: 'Come See Our New Home On Android' - Posted March 29, 2013
Droid does it: Facebook announced a ... [AllFacebook]

What's 'Enterprise Tech' PR All About, Anyway? - Posted March 28, 2013
Today we bring you another guest post courtesy of Pasta, a provider of public relations management solutions. Today the company launched "Pasta PR Chats," a new interview series where employees speak with public relations practitioners of all shapes and sizes--from agency folks, to PR-savvy entrepreneurs, to in-house managers. Their first interview... [FishbowlDC]

Dropbox Downloads Facebook's Lead Mobile Designer - Posted March 22, 2013
One of the leading minds behind Facebook's mobile-first push is leaving the company. TechCrunch reported that ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook To Introduce Replies Feature For Comments On More Popular Pages, Profiles - Posted March 21, 2013
Facebook began testing a feature it referred to as threaded comments... [AllFacebook]

Netflix Finally Proposes to Facebook - Posted March 13, 2013
After a long and sometimes troubled courtship, two of the biggest names in media finally agreed upon a domestic partnership: Netflix and Facebook will join forces to let all of your "friends" who also have streaming accounts know exactly what you've watched and you're watching at any given moment. We see this... [FishbowlDC]

'The Startup Legitimizer': Instant PR! - Posted March 8, 2013
Sometimes the key for a startup or other new business venture looking to break out can be a single article in a big-name magazine or newspaper. What startup founder looking for "Angel investors" wouldn't want to say "did you see us in the Wall Street Journal?" Of course,... [FishbowlDC]

IOS Users Prefer Snapchat To Facebook's Poke - Posted March 8, 2013
Facebook launched iOS application Poke, a timed messaging service that drew heavy comp... [AllFacebook]

Speculation Emerges About News Feed Changes Facebook Will Announce Thursday - Posted March 6, 2013
What changes to its ... [AllFacebook]

Fired Groupon CEO's Farewell Message: PR Win? - Posted March 1, 2013
In case you haven't heard, long-struggling daily deals leader Groupon finally dumped its controversial CEO Andrew Mason yesterday. But we have to say that his "resignation letter" was the most amusing pseudo-press release we read this we... [FishbowlDC]

Is This The World's First Vine Press Release? - Posted February 28, 2013
Today we may have witnessed a first: a press release delivered via 6-second Vine mini-video. The makers of Sonar, a "social discovery app" that allows users to find others by geographical proximity (which Mediabistro profiled in this Elevator Pitch video), just received a big investment from Mic... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook Director Of Product Blake Ross Leaving - Posted February 22, 2013
Facebook Director of Product Blake Ross announced (in a Facebook post, not surpr... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Exec Believes Auto-Play Video Ads Could Work Without Distracting Users - Posted February 15, 2013
In December, Ad Age reported that Facebook was working on 15-second video ads that would automatically play in the n... [AllFacebook]

Next Redesign For Facebook: News Feed? - Posted February 1, 2013
Facebook has overhauled its main profile page, introducing timeline. It has changed how people will find information on the site by launching ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, Instagram's Kevin Systrom Among Crunchies Awards Winners - Posted February 1, 2013
Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Testing Detailed Emoticons In The Status Update Box - Posted January 31, 2013
In the past few months, Facebook has been using the status update box to ask about users' favorite Halloween candy and to inquire about their holiday plans. Now it's taking that process to the next step, as TechCrunch reports that Fa... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Changes PayPal Direct Deposit Policy For New Developers In Several Countries - Posted January 28, 2013
Since 2010, PayPal has been one of the main methods of payment for Facebook developers. But as Facebook grows, the company is changing its... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Yanks Data From Yandex's Mobile App, A Graph Search Competitor - Posted January 24, 2013
Thursday, Russian search engine Yandex released a mobile application, Wonder, that was something like ... [AllFacebook]

NRA's Media Team Goes Silent After Newtown Tragedy - Posted December 17, 2012
Friday's horrific violence in Newtown, Connecticut, understandably dominated every corner of the American media this weekend. Many citizens (most prominently ... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook Testing More Visual Mobile Sponsored Stories - Posted November 28, 2012
Some users may be seeing a new kind of ad in their mobile news feeds, as Facebook is testing a more visual approach to sponsored stories, which prompt users to like a page. TechCrunch reported that the site is showing off a a new format for sponsored stories, including a big,... [AllFacebook]

Everyone Fooled by Fake Google Press Release - Posted November 26, 2012
In an almost comic case of pretty much everybody getting it wrong, a score of major publishers ran with a big-news press release that turned out t... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook To Employees: Start 'Droidfooding' - Posted November 26, 2012
Facebook continues to ramp up its support for the Android platform, putting its own ta... [AllFacebook]

Amazon Enters the Brand Pages Game - Posted November 21, 2012
Just in time for Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and all that related insanity, Amazon has joined Facebook in giving marketers yet another reason to obsess over data with new brand pages and analytical tools. So... [FishbowlDC]

Facebook's View Tags Show That Views Can Be More Valuable Than Clicks - Posted November 20, 2012
As Facebook advertisers try to find ways to get users to click on ads, new statistics show that the impression is probably more va... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Tests Photo Sync On IOS Devices - Posted November 19, 2012
In September, Facebook tested Photo Sync for Android, allowing users the choice for photos to instantly upload to Facebook (but to an album only you can see) when they are taken. TechCrunch reported Monday that the social network is bringing Photo Sync to Apple devices. This is not an automatic feature, but... [AllFacebook]

What's In 'Store' At Facebook? - Posted November 19, 2012
Much like Facebook dropped "the" from its original name not long after its creation at ... [AllFacebook]

Citigroup Fined $2M In Massachusetts Over Pre-IPO Disclosure Of Facebook Documents - Posted October 26, 2012
The state of Massachusetts fined ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Attracts Users In India With Mobile Voice Credits - Posted October 17, 2012
Facebook representatives have been traveling throughout Asia, trying to boost the social network's numbers all over the continent. Ac... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Debuts Feature That Will Change Social Networking As We Know It: Real-Time Pokes! - Posted September 27, 2012
Never mind upgrading its mobile applications and ... [AllFacebook]

Users Seeing Old Facebook Wall Posts, Not A Private Message Leak - Posted September 24, 2012
The 2000's were a simpler era. There was no timeline, ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook And Twitter, Together Forever? - Posted September 21, 2012
Are Facebook and Twitter cementing their frenemy status? It seems the two social networks are trying to direct traffic to each other, based on two screen grabs posted by ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Crows About Success Of New IOS App - Posted September 14, 2012
Facebook touted the success of the Aug. 23 release of Facebook 5.0 for iOS, saying that one-ha... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Has Nowhere to Go But Down - Posted September 12, 2012
General impressions of Mark Zuckerberg's speech at yesterday's TechCrunch ... [FishbowlDC]

Mark Zuckerberg Discusses Mobile, IPO, Search, And Facebook's Future - Posted September 11, 2012
Facebook is the world's most social platform, but the man who started it all hasn't spoken much recently. At TechCrunch's Disrupt ... [AllFacebook]

Mark Zuckerberg To Speak In San Francisco - Posted September 10, 2012
Ever since Facebook gave its second-quarter update, Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg hasn't really said much publicly. That will change Tuesday afternoon, wh... [AllFacebook]

What Others Are Saying About Facebook's News Feed Ad Testing - Posted August 16, 2012
Facebook's announcement that the site is testing ads that will go beyond pages' fan bases set off a flurry of reaction across the ... [AllFacebook]

Gannett Buys Facebook Ad Software Company Blinq Media - Posted August 10, 2012
Companies aren't just taking Facebook's brightest minds, they're also acquiring entities that are... [AllFacebook]

Turn Your Facebook Photo Into A Postcard ... And Send It - Posted August 9, 2012
Many Facebook users didn't like when it seemed as if the social network was trying to take over their email. But we're guessin... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Addresses Mobile Future At Crunchup - Posted August 6, 2012
As investors question whether or not Facebook can make money off the millions who access the social ... [AllFacebook]

CEO Of Payvment, Facebook E-Commerce Vendor, Steps Down - Posted July 24, 2012
Payvment has been one of Facebook's most prominent e-commerce solutions, led by CEO Christian Taylor. However, Taylor told TechCrunch Tuesday that ... [AllFacebook]

Facebook Groups Now Show Who Viewed Each Post - Posted July 11, 2012
Facebook wants to let you know when messages are seen. Now it also wants to let you know when Facebook groups' posts are seen. The company announced Wednesday ... [AllFacebook]

Pitching Pointers from Mobile Media Mavens - Posted June 6, 2012
As mobile's momentum continues, the pace of articles, conferences and new apps has intensified. At PCNY's event on Tuesday, panelists discussed the maze of mobile options. Editors and reporters covering the mobile beat at ... [FishbowlDC]

Gravity Gets The Interest Graph Going; Partners Include Wall Street Journal and TechCrunch - Posted March 26, 2012
Just a little over a year ago The Semantic Web Blog introduced our readers to Gravity in this article. The project, spearheaded by former MySpace execs, is f... []

Revolving Door: TechCrunch, 'Spin,' BuzzFeed, and More - Posted February 27, 2012
News just broke about an hour ago ago that TechCrunch editor Erick Schonfeld is leaving the company and Eric Eldon is moving up the masthead. Schonfeld too... [FishbowlDC]

Arrington Officially Out, But AOL's Issues Remain - Posted September 12, 2011
[caption id="attachment_27053" align="alignleft" width="270" caption="A picture of Arrington at TechCrunch Disrupt, tweeted by Alexia Tsotsis"][/caption] Michael Arrington is officially out at TechCrunch and ... [FishbowlDC]

TechCrunch Reporters Speak Out About CrunchFund - Posted September 6, 2011
[caption id="attachment_26775" align="alignright" width="225" caption="TechCrunch's Michael Arrington"][/caption] TechCrunch writers are speaking out about the news that... [FishbowlDC]

Publicist Request Leads to AOL Drama - Posted March 16, 2011
TechCrunch's Alexia Tsotsis wrote a post about a Facebook game tied to Jake Gyllenhaal's new flick The Source Code. ... [GalleyCat]

Moviefone Defends Asking TechCrunch Writer to Appease Movie Studio by Altering Story - Posted March 16, 2011
We might never have noticed Alexia Tsotsis' post on AOL's TechCrunch about marketing strategy for the film The Source Code if a publicist at Summit Pictures hadn't tried to dictate editorial content. But they did. Said publicist complained about the "snarky" post to the employee at AOL's Moviefone, who had connected Tsotsis... [FishbowlLA]

Arianna Huffington on TechCrunch, Engadget: Hands Off - Posted March 4, 2011
Aol CEO Tim Armstrong and Arianna Huffington, who will be president and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post Media Group once the me... [WebNewser -]

New Media Index: A Taxing Problem for Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas Tops Bloggers' Shared News Links - Posted February 3, 2011
Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas' failure to report his wife's earnings over a five-year period was the subject of the most news links shared via bloggers, while a ... [WebNewser -]

TechCrunch Columnist Paul Carr, Wine Library TV Host Gary Vaynerchuk Spar in Part Two of The Webby Debates - Posted November 30, 2010
Part two of The Webby Debates, hosted on and moderated by that site's Laurie Segall, featured TechCrunch columnist Paul Carr... [WebNewser -]

TechCrunch Introduces Community Manager Elin Blesener - Posted November 29, 2010
TechCrunch announced the addition of Elin Blesener as community manager, ta... [WebNewser -]

Jason Calacanis to 'Launch' Challenge to Michael Arrington - Posted October 5, 2010
Revenge is a dish best served cold, and the ... [WebNewser -]

Diller Likes AOL While National Journal's Latest Hire Talks Decline, Plus Other News of the Day - Posted September 29, 2010
- Well the Wall Street Journal is sure enjoying a recent jump in its advertising revenue, and it wants to make it clear that the New York Times isn't matching it. According to a company memo ... [MediaJobsDaily]

More Reaction to AOL's Purchase of TechCrunch - Posted September 29, 2010
Reaction continues to pour in on AOL's deal to acquire TechCrunch, including more insight from TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington, who spoke with CNN's ... [WebNewser -]

TechCrunch Founder Michael Arrington on Why He Sold Out to AOL - Posted September 28, 2010
TechCrunch founder Michael Arrington offered his take on ... [WebNewser -]

AOL Announces TechCrunch Acquisition, on TechCrunch - Posted September 28, 2010
After days of speculation, AOL's acquisition of Michael Arrington's TechCrunch ... [FishbowlDC]

Done Deal: AOL Acquires TechCrunch - Posted September 28, 2010
The rumors have now been officially confirmed by AOL chairman and CEO Tim Armstrong: AOL is the proud new... [WebNewser -]

Jason Calacanis Tears Into TechCrunch Founder Michael Arrington in Several Tweets - Posted September 28, 2010
There has yet to be any kind of official announcement on the rumored acquisition of ... [WebNewser -]

AOL Reportedly in Talks to Purchase TechCrunch - Posted September 28, 2010
AOL might be looking to add another huge blog to its new list of sites. GigaOm reports that the media company is close to purchasing TechCrunch, the famed technology blog started by Michael Arrington in 2005. According to the report, the announcement could come very soon. ... [MediaJobsDaily]

AOL Near Deal to Buy TechCrunch? - Posted September 27, 2010
AOL is nearing a deal to acquire online blogging network TechCrunch, with an announcement possible at the latter's Disrupt SF conference in San Francisco, which began Monday an... [WebNewser -]

Saudi Arabia to Require Licenses for Bloggers - Posted September 24, 2010
American journalists and bloggers might often complain about the lack of order to the Web, but feel lucky we don't have to sign up for a government license just to express our opinions online. That's what Saudi Arabian bloggers will soon have to do, reports TechCrunch. Saudi Information and Culture Ministry spokesman... [MediaJobsDaily]

MySpace VP of Communications Joins Brew Media Relations - Posted September 22, 2010
Tracy Akselrud has left MySpace for a position with Brew Media Relations. As ... [FishbowlDC]

TechCrunch's Arrington: Don't Ask Me To Do Dinner - Posted September 20, 2010
Inc. magazine gave TechCrunch editor Michael Arrington a chance to sound off on his work style in their "The Way I Work Feature." For those in tech PR, it's no surprise that Mr. Arrington's site has quic... [FishbowlDC]

Gordon Brown: superfast broadband vital to prevent 'digital divide' - The Guardian - Posted March 22, 2010
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Evri Announces Acquisition of Twine, Relaunches Consumer Site - (press release) - Posted March 14, 2010
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TechCrunch: Cognitive Match Secures Another $2.5m For Realtime Matching - NewsFactor Network - Posted February 5, 2010
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Hey TechCrunch, Enough With the Embargoes Already - Posted September 24, 2009
TechCrunch editor Mike Arrington is sick of being told by companies when the blog can break their news (also know as an embargo). Arrington first wrote about his disdain of embargoes ... [FishbowlDC]

LAT In 90 Seconds - Posted June 10, 2008
Power To The Bloggers: Jessica Guynn profiles TechCrunch creator/blogger ... [FishbowlLA]

NFL Says Watch Your Mouth - Posted August 29, 2007
The NFL has officially banned all unauthorized use of the phrase armchair quarterback. Also, off sides, end zone, punt on 3rd down, and most other figures of speech drawn from ... [FishbowlLA]