Facebook Sales Top Estimates, Fueled by Ads; Shares Jump

Facebook Sales Top Estimates, Fueled by Ads; Shares Jump

Social network lent customers in North America after Q4 nosedive Mobile now accounts for 91 percent of overall ad income Instagram, which is expected to reach a billion users this year. Still, the company has been rocked internally by the data crisis, which has caused...
Under Fire and Losing Trust, Facebook Plays the Victim

Under Fire and Losing Trust, Facebook Plays the Victim

Facebook Inc .‘s proliferation was good for the world. Sheryl Sandberg, their chief operating officer, had preached the importance of openness. Neither is contained in the cafeteria on Tuesday. Instead, the company routed a lawyer. The context: Reports in the...
Success on YouTube Still Means a Life of Poverty

Success on YouTube Still Means a Life of Poverty

Do your children dream of YouTube stardom? Do them a favor: Crush that ambition now. U.S. federal poverty line of $12,140 for a single person. (The guideline for a two-person household is $16,460.) The top 3 percent of video creators of all time in Bärtl’s sample...