Facebook's stock price has risen in the past year, but can that continue?
by Kevin Kelleher, contributor
FORTUNE – A year ago, few investors were bullish on Facebook (FB). Some writers argued that, at $23 a share, it was still overvalued. Others thought Yahoo (YHOO) under Marissa Mayer had a better shot at a turnaround. While some bears were beginning to temper their pessimism, the consensus view was that Facebook was expensive MORENov 18, 2013 1:06 PM ET
The sister of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg tackles digital lifestyles in two new analog books.
FORTUNE -- There are few people more qualified to chronicle the lessons and elaborate on the pitfalls of living digitally than Randi Zuckerberg. Because she is the sister of Facebook (FB) founder Mark Zuckerberg, her accidental photo-shares and unconsidered viral videos can have a much larger audience than, say, yours or mine. Some have ballooned into MOREJessi Hempel, writer - Nov 11, 2013 12:53 PM ET
Here's how to fix it.
By Ryan Bradley, senior editor
FORTUNE -- If you're an active Instagram user -- and odds are good that you are, as close to 100 million people check in with the photo sharing application at least once a month -- you have probably already started seeing images and videos pop up in your feed, posted by companies you may or may not already follow. Clothing and accessory maker MORENov 6, 2013 1:07 PM ET
It's Mark Zuckerberg's knowledge economy now. And the rest of us just share information inside it.
By Kevin Kelleher, contributor
FORTUNE -- It's Mark Zuckerberg's knowledge economy now. And the rest of us just share information inside it.
Or at least, that is how it appears to Mark Zuckerberg. Ever since Facebook (FB) blew away its earnings three months ago, the company's CEO has been peppering conference calls with the term. This month, MORENov 5, 2013 10:45 AM ET
Facebook wanted the product's creator to stop offering the software. A compromise will allow most of Social Fixer's features to remain in place.
FORTUNE -- Have you ever wondered why your Facebook (FB) newsfeed doesn't just show you everything you want to see -- all posts from all your friends and the all the pages you follow in reverse chronological order? You're not alone, but the reasons remain somewhat mysterious for MOREDan Mitchell, contributor - Oct 24, 2013 12:36 PM ET
Checking mobile devices is like blinking our eyes, says Facebook's Carolyn Everson.
By Beth Kowitt, writer
FORTUNE -- Mobile is the most profound development we will see in our lifetime, said Carolyn Everson, vice president of global marketing solutions at Facebook (FB), during Fortune's Most Powerful Women Summit on Wednesday. "It's transformational," she added. For people in the world who still don't have Internet access, it will come to them through MOREOct 16, 2013 11:02 AM ET
This year is shaping up to be the busiest for IPOs since 2007. There are some sound investments to be made in tech IPOs, the trick is separating them from the flashes in the pan.
By Kevin Kelleher, contributor
FORTUNE -- Earlier this year, I wrote that the sluggish tech IPO market in the first quarter of the year (four companies raising $221 million) presaged a bleak year for tech offerings in 2013. MOREOct 15, 2013 9:20 AM ET
Which tech companies offer the best child care services? Hint: Not one with many women at the top.
By Jennifer Alsever
FORTUNE -- Facebook's recently announced plans for a sprawling $120 million housing community near its Menlo Park campus will include affordable employee homes and a laundry list of amenities like a pub, convenience store, bicycle repair shop, hair stylist -- even a doggy day care. One perk missing from MOREOct 14, 2013 12:35 PM ET
... that it's profound, mundane, and best in moderation. A lot like a lot of things in real life, actually.
FORTUNE -- My friend Sarah's home burned down at the end of August. A social worker, she didn't have renter's insurance. Her friends immediately started organizing on her behalf. My sister sent around a Facebook invite for a poker tournament to raise funds. Someone else organized a fundraising page on MOREJessi Hempel, writer - Oct 9, 2013 12:31 PM ET
Advertisers who want to reach people who use social media while watching TV need to know their target audience: It's very different from the TV audience as a whole.
FORTUNE -- Social-media enthusiasts, especially those on Twitter, tend to think their hobby is more popular than it really is. If you're on Twitter a lot, and the people you know best are on Twitter a lot, it's easy to delude yourself MOREDan Mitchell, contributor - Oct 8, 2013 10:25 AM ET
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