If you are an employee, it would do you a lot of good to pay attention to what 2,000 hiring managers say about productivity killers. These company executives were surveyed by an employment service provider and this is what they have to say about what their employees waste their time on.
There is an ongoing rumor that Apple Inc. is assembling a big team of virtual and augmented reality technology experts. This team is supposed to build prototypes of headsets that will rival Hololens of Microsoft and Oculus Rift of Facebook.
Four tech giants are currently ruling the digital world. These are Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon. Another digital giant is knocking on the door – Microsoft which slowed down for a while but is now seemingly recovering. All five business conglomerates have dominated the digital industry for years and there seems to be nothing that will stop them from doing the same in the near future.
Will Snapchat outplay Facebook as the most advertiser-friendly social media platform? Well, it could be as video messaging application has reached 6 billion views per day, trailing behind Facebook’s 8 billion. While Facebook’s figure just doubled from 4 billion in April, Snapchat has tripled from 2 billion since May.
Facebook ads bolstered Q3 earnings of the world's biggest social network. Facebook ads helped registered the company's Q3 burgeoning 41 percent revenues year-over-year with 50 percent coming from every United States user as compared to last year.
Facebook will be testing a new experience on Canvas in the coming weeks. Users will reportedly see a full-screen, not to mention the fast loading experience, of various products before making a purchase in the retailer’s website.
Facebook, as part of the Internet.org program, teams up with Eutelsat to provide Internet access to 14 countries in the West, East and Southern Africa using a satellite built by Israel Aeorspace Industries.
Nintendo will let players create and upload levels that can be shared in the Facebook community. More than 100 employees of the social networking site participated in a "hackathon," an invitation from the Japan-based company to create a level for a new "Super Mario Maker."
Facebook Chief Operating Officer (COO) Sheryl Sandberg, a former Google executive and a Harvard Business School graduate, has joined her late husband's company, SurveyMonkey, as one of its board members as well as another Facebook executive. Meanwhile, Hewlett-Packard executive Bill Veghte was appointed as the company’s next CEO, which will take effect on Aug. 3.
Facebook Inc Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg re-emerged in public on Tuesday after the accidental death of her husband last week, offering a personal tribute to him in a Silicon Valley memorial service and on her Facebook page.
The Frankfurt-listed shares of Internet companies Yahoo (YHOO.O) andFacebook (FB.O) outperformed those of rival Google (GOOG.O), after media reports thatGoogle would face anti-trust action from the European Union.