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Facebook Debuts New, Faster iOS App

Facebook Debuts New, Faster iOS App

Michael Convente August 23, 2012 0

This morning Facebook officially debuted the latest version of its iOS app.  The full version upgrade (to 5.0) is a completely new app, “rebuilt from the ground up”.  According to Facebook’s Newsroom release, the

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As Facebook Stock Crashes, Is Zuckerberg On His Way Out?

As Facebook Stock Crashes, Is Zuckerberg On His Way Out?

Michael Convente August 21, 2012 0

As shares of Facebook creep toward a 52-week low, there have been some grumblings from Wall Street investors who are quietly pushing for CEO Mark Zuckerberg to step down.  Zuckerberg, the co-founder of Facebook

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“Mr. Trololo” Of Internet Fame, Dead at 77

“Mr. Trololo” Of Internet Fame, Dead at 77

Michael Convente June 4, 2012 1

Some sad news to break to you this morning.  The Russian man of meme stardom, Mr. Trololo (also known as Eduard Khil in real life), has died of a stroke.  He was 77. The

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Google Adds Zagat Reviews to Google Plus

Google Adds Zagat Reviews to Google Plus

Michael Foley May 30, 2012 0

Google made a big splash when they purchased Zagat, the restaurant rating company, last year. Since then, Google’s been quite on what its plans were for the newly acquired company. Many had speculated some

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A Better “Amercia”: Social Media Fail For Mitt Romney

A Better “Amercia”: Social Media Fail For Mitt Romney

Michael Convente May 30, 2012 1

Mitt Romney’s campaign just released an official iPhone app, but they are probably wishing they had done one last check before letting it go live.  The “I’m with Mitt” app allows users to tag

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Facebook Shares Plunge Again, End Day Below $30

Facebook Shares Plunge Again, End Day Below $30

Michael Convente May 29, 2012 0

Shares of Facebook (FB) plunged over 9% today, ending the trading day at a price of $28.82 per share, making it the first time shares have closed below $30.  Shares of Facebook are down

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Report: Facebook tries a third time to build smartphones, poaches former Apple iPhone engineers

Report: Facebook tries a third time to build smartphones, poaches former Apple iPhone engineers

Mo Choudhury May 28, 2012 1

Facebook is in the process of developing a smartphone, having hired a small group of former Apple engineers.  This is according to Nick Bilton of The New York Times, who citing unnamed sources, reported

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Facebook Sued Over IPO Scandal With Morgan Stanley

Facebook Sued Over IPO Scandal With Morgan Stanley

Michael Convente May 23, 2012 1

Where’s the dislike button when you need it?  Facebook definitely needs it this week after a disastrous past five days.  Shares of Facebook ended at $38 on its first day of trading, exactly where

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Opinion: The Deal With Facebook Stock Trading

Opinion: The Deal With Facebook Stock Trading

Aaron Holtzman May 21, 2012 1

Dear America, please stop being lemmings when it comes to investing, make informed decisions, and stick to your guns! Welcome to America, land of instant gratification!  Apparently, after a coma induced by the hyped

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Dislike! Facebook Stock Down 13% To Start The Week

Dislike! Facebook Stock Down 13% To Start The Week

Michael Convente May 21, 2012 0

Facebook has consistently refused to implement a dislike button, but after this morning’s stock performance, they may want to reconsider (at least for investors).  Shares of Facebook (FB) are down over 13% to start

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