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Zynga Shares Soar on Facebook IPO News

Zynga Shares Soar on Facebook IPO News

Michael Convente February 2, 2012 2

Zynga, the social network game developer behind mega hits like Farmville, Mafia Wars, and Zynga Poker, has seen its shares soar 15% in trading today in response to Facebook’s IPO filing yesterday. Zynga’s success

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Facebook Files for $5 Billion IPO

Facebook Files for $5 Billion IPO

Michael Convente February 1, 2012 1

It may have come after the closing bell, but yesterday’s reports were correct – Facebook has officially submitted paperwork with the Securities and Exchange Commission for an IPO in hopes of raising at least

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Facebook to File $5 Billion IPO on Wednesday

Facebook to File $5 Billion IPO on Wednesday

Michael Convente January 31, 2012 2

Facebook will file for a $5 billion IPO on Wednesday morning, according to a breaking news report from CNBC.  It appears that last Friday’s reports of an expected Facebook IPO this week were indeed

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Angry Birds on Facebook this Valentine’s Day, Could it be the Largest Facebook Event Ever?

Angry Birds on Facebook this Valentine’s Day, Could it be the Largest Facebook Event Ever?

Michael Foley January 30, 2012 0

Rovio has announced that from 6-9 pm on February 14th, Angry Birds and Facebook will be going on their very first date. The news was released through a trailer (below) and suggests that the most

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Twitter Can Now Censor Tweets By Country, Not as Bad as it Sounds

Twitter Can Now Censor Tweets By Country, Not as Bad as it Sounds

Michael Foley January 27, 2012 0

The social media and micro blogging platform Twitter announced that it has refined its technology so as to allow more flexibility when it comes to censoring tweets. But before you flip a desk over

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Facebook Timeline Being Rolled Out For All Users In Coming Weeks

Facebook Timeline Being Rolled Out For All Users In Coming Weeks

Michael Convente January 24, 2012 2

Facebook Timeline has been available for a few months now – first accessible by a hack and then through Facebook’s own Timeline website.  Facebook hasn’t been secretive about their biggest profile design change ever,

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SOPA and PIPA dropped by Congress in wake of largest online protest in history

SOPA and PIPA dropped by Congress in wake of largest online protest in history

Michael Foley January 20, 2012 28

After a long week of raising the stakes it seems that the anti SOPA/PIPA activists have won the day. On Friday January 20th, Congress dropped the bills in the wake of the largest online

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Anonymous Retaliates to Megauploads Takedown and Arrests, Shuts Down DOJ, FBI, Universal Music, MPAA and RIAA Websites

Anonymous Retaliates to Megauploads Takedown and Arrests, Shuts Down DOJ, FBI, Universal Music, MPAA and RIAA Websites

Michael Foley January 20, 2012 2

Only minutes after the U.S. Department of Justice repossessed the domains of Megauploads and its affiliate sites on Wednesday, the hacker collective knows as Anonymous quickly declared their intent to retaliate. As one Anonymous

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New “Listen With Friends” Service Could Propagate Further Dependence on Facebook

New “Listen With Friends” Service Could Propagate Further Dependence on Facebook

Ken Hong January 13, 2012 0

The news was revealed earlier Thursday, Jan. 12th, regarding the fact that Facebook will now have a new feature on its 800 millions users site called “Listen With Friends.” As it does sound self

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Ocean Marketing’s Founder Paul Christoforo goes viral, very bad PR

Ocean Marketing’s Founder Paul Christoforo goes viral, very bad PR

Michael Foley December 30, 2011 10

“Twas the month of Christmas, when all through the web A Fail went so viral it made him a celeb. His emails were taken, his meme almost finished, Poor Paul Christoforo’s reputation? Very diminished.”

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