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Facebook to Pull Plug on Gifts Aug. 12

As Facebook prepares to potentially say hello to a buy button, the social network is bidding farewell to its Gifts feature, announcing that it will pull the plug on Gifts Aug. 12.

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30 July 2014 at 16:43 - Comments

Peter Thiel-Led Funds Dispose of All Facebook Shares

Two funds managed by Facebook Director Peter Thiel disposed of all of their class-A common shares in Facebook, Thiel reported in a Form 4 filing Tuesday with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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30 July 2014 at 15:22 - Comments

Instagram Launches Bolt in New Zealand, Singapore and South Africa

The newest app from Facebook/Instagram — leaked last week — Bolt, is official. The company announced Tuesday that Instagram Bolt has been launched for iOS and Android users in New Zealand, Singapore and South Africa. Bolt is a way for people to quickly share images via one-on-one messaging, somewhat similar to the most recent app Facebook launched, Slingshot.

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29 July 2014 at 21:16 - Comments

Umbel Helps Brands Decipher the Massive Amounts of Facebook User Data Available to Them

The amount of user data available to brands on Facebook is staggering, but how can they make sense out of all the information and ensure that their campaigns are targeting the users who are most likely to be interested in their products and services? That’s where Umbel comes in.

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29 July 2014 at 18:11 - Comments

Study: Retargeting on Facebook Leads To Higher CTR, Lower Mobile CPM

More advertisers are discovering Facebook’s complex ad models, such as retargeting via Facebook Exchange and Website Custom Audiences. How effective can these techniques be? A new study by AdRoll, a Facebook Exchange partner, showed that by using both FBX and Website Custom Audiences, the CPM of News Feed ad impressions on mobile was 57 percent lower than desktop, generating a 10 percent higher click-through rate. It led to a 61 percent lower cost-per-click for News Feed ads on mobile compared to desktop.

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29 July 2014 at 16:07 - Comments

Privacy Groups Take Aim at Facebook’s Tracking of Users’ Outside Browsing

Facebook’s announcement last month that it will include data from non-Facebook websites and applications in its ad preferences tool did not sit well with two privacy advocacy groups.

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29 July 2014 at 14:59 - Comments

Marc Andreessen, Peter Thiel Convert Facebook Class-B Shares to Class-A

Facebook Directors Marc Andreessen and Peter Thiel converted class-B shares in Facebook to class-A and detailed other transactions in Form 4 filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission Monday, while Vice President of Business and Marketing Partnerships David Fischer and Chief Accounting Officer Jas Athwal amended their earlier Form 4 filings with Form 4/A filings.

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29 July 2014 at 12:19 - Comments

Facebook Wants Slingshot Panel Participants

Facebook is looking for users of its new Slingshot photo- and video-sharing application to join a panel and take part in a three-month study.

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29 July 2014 at 00:43 - Comments

Facebook Pushing Messenger, Removing Messages from iOS, Android Apps

Facebook users who want to send and receive messages via their iOS and Android devices will soon only be able to do so via the social network’s Messenger applications, as messaging will be removed from its flagship applications for both operating systems, Facebook confirmed to TechCrunch.

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28 July 2014 at 23:40 - Comments

Bolt CEO to Instagram: Please Don’t Steal Our Name

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, as Andrew Benton, co-founder and CEO of mobile voice app Bolt, penned a blog post in the form of a “Dear Instagram” letter to the Facebook-owned photo- and video-sharing network over its apparent plans to launch a photo-messaging app called Bolt.

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28 July 2014 at 19:12 - Comments