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Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook announces first two-day F8 developer conference for March 25-26 in San Francisco   —  Facebook Has So Much To Announce, Its f8 Conference Expands To 2 Days In SF March 25-26 2015  —  Facebook has more news to share at f8 than can fit in a single day, so it's adding a second …
Dec 19, 2014, 5:05 PMIn context
Sarah Frier / Bloomberg:
Study: portion of social media users aged 13-17 on Facebook slips to 88%, down from 94% last year   —  Facebook's Popularity Among Teens Dips Again  —  Photographer: Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg  —  Facebook Inc. (FB:US) is getting less and less cool, at least among teens.
Dec 19, 2014, 3:10 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Stickered from Facebook's Creative Labs lets you add stickers to photos you send on Messenger; available for Android, coming to iOS   —  Facebook Launches Separate “Stickered” For Messenger App That Lets You Paste Images On Your Photos  —  Today Facebook is releasing a new app called …
Dec 19, 2014, 2:55 PMIn context
Josh Constine / TechCrunch:
Facebook Messenger now uses “FacePiles” to show read receipts, indicates more send states for messages   —  Facebook Messenger Shows Its New Speed With FacePile Read Receipts  —  Milliseconds make a difference when it comes to chat.  The less lag, the more it feels like being in the same room.
Dec 19, 2014, 2:05 PMIn context
Jordan Crook / TechCrunch:
Citigroup raises valuation of Instagram, bought by Facebook for $1B, from $19B to $35B   —  Instagram Is Now Worth $35 Billion  —  Citigroup raised the valuation of Instagram this morning from $19 billion to $35 billion.  —  The photo-sharing network recently announced …
Dec 19, 2014, 10:10 AMIn context
Vindu Goel / New York Times:
Instagram purges spambots; popular accounts lose millions of followers, with the company losing the most at 18.9M   —  Millions of Fake Instagram Users Disappear in Purge  —  Social media services like Facebook and Twitter are always battling against spam or fake accounts that hijack hashtags …
Dec 18, 2014, 10:45 PMIn context
Sarah Perez / TechCrunch:
Facebook's Rooms app gets ‘Explore’ button, making it easier to discover communities   —  Facebook's Interest-Based Social App Rooms Is Now Easier To Use  —  Facebook's “Rooms” application, like many of the experiments put out by Facebook's Creative Labs - which is also responsible …
Dec 17, 2014, 5:35 PMIn context
Owen Williams / The Next Web:
Facebook is testing an official way to sell goods in Groups   —  A new feature that's appeared for some Facebook users allows them to sell goods using a new “Sell Something” option when posting to a group.  —  The new selling option appears alongside the normal “Write Post” …
Dec 17, 2014, 3:25 PMIn context
Sam Biddle / Valleywag:
Sony hack confirms Snapchat turned down over $3B from Facebook last year, based on emails between Sony Ent. CEO Michael Lynton and Malcolm Gladwell   —  Confirmed: Snapchat Turned Down More Than $3 Billion Last Year  —  One of last year's great moments in undeserved ego was Snapchat rejecting billions …
Dec 16, 2014, 8:25 PMIn context
Daniel Terdiman / VentureBeat:
Facebook engineering VP Cory Ondrejka departs after overseeing Oculus acquisition   —  Facebook vice president of mobile engineering Cory Ondrejka, who has been overseeing the company's acquisition of Oculus Rift and its integration, announced today he is leaving the company.
Dec 16, 2014, 5:30 PMIn context

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