FWD.us, backed by clean-tech evangelists, is pushing dirty energy projects to push for immigration reform. Will the disruptive lobbying work?
By Tory Newmyer
FORTUNE -- The tech executives behind FWD.us, Silicon Valley's latest foray into political advocacy, have earned the ire of their friends and neighbors by embracing bare-knuckle tactics in their push for immigration reform. And the founders, including Facebook's (FB) Mark Zuckerberg, may be stung by the blowback -- but MOREMay 10, 2013 11:55 AM ET
Great for Facebook power users. Provocative toward Google. No help for Apple.
FORTUNE -- Having watched Mark Zuckerberg introduce the new Home interface for Android phones, Wall Street analysts wresting with the implications for Facebook (FB), Google (GOOG) and Apple (AAPL) drew on every literary, musical and film reference they could think of, including The Wizard of Oz ("There's no place like home"), ET ("Phone home"), Simon and Garfunkel ("Homeward Bound") MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Apr 5, 2013 11:10 AM ET
As Apple prepares iOS 7, it could stand to learn a few things from Facebook Home.
FORTUNE -- Now we know: The Facebook Phone is neither a phone, nor an operating system. Instead, Zuckerberg unveiled a downloadable collection of apps, available April 12, that will be supported on select Android phones to start, including the $99 HTC First, the first device to come pre-loaded with it. Home, as the whole kit MOREJP Mangalindan, Writer - Apr 5, 2013 6:42 AM ET
In an exclusive, wide-ranging interview, the Facebook chief talks to Fortune about Apple, China, and what his personal challenge is for the year.
FORTUNE -- A week before Mark Zuckerberg announced the "Facebook phone," he spoke extensively to Fortune senior writer Jessi Hempel about how he's reinvented Facebook to address the huge audience of customers who access the social network on their smartphones. (The complete story of Facebook's reboot will appear MOREJessi Hempel, writer - Apr 4, 2013 3:30 PM ET
Mark Zuckerberg's new advocacy venture faces an uphill battle in Washington.
By Tory Newmyer, writer
FORTUNE -- Remember how the 2008 presidential election turned on the debate over education reform? And then how Democrats and Republicans finally came together on a national energy policy that called for massive investments in wind power? And who could forget just a few months ago when policymakers resolved the fiscal cliff crisis by striking a MOREMar 29, 2013 11:31 AM ET
Facebook's new News Feed makes some welcome cosmetic changes. But it doesn't go very far in addressing the social network's deeper issues.
By Kevin Kelleher
FORTUNE – Change or die. That has been one of the laws of the web since it emerged two decades ago. It's not just that designers love to innovate, it's that making it new is essential in establishing or maintaining an edge on a highly competitive MOREMar 8, 2013 9:49 AM ET
Mark Zuckerberg, Sergey Brin, Anne Wojcicki, Yuri Milner, Art Levinson, and others form a new prize for health care breakthroughs.
By Kurt Wagner, reporter
FORTUNE -- Top decision-makers from Apple, Google, and Facebook were in agreement Wednesday afternoon: They want us all the live longer.
Some of Silicon Valley's most influential minds -- including Facebook (FB) founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Google (GOOG) founder Sergey Brin -- announced a new award that MOREFeb 21, 2013 7:46 AM ET
Simon Cowell wants to find the next Mark Zuckerberg; why Apple "Mapgate" is over.
Shocker! Oracle takes on Amazon with all-Oracle-all-the-time cloud [GIGAOM]
Oracle cloud will use "our OS, our VM, our compute services and storage services on the fastest most reliable systems in the world — our engineered systems, Exadata, Exalogic, Exalytics, all linked with Infiniband," Ellison told thousands of Oracle customers, partners and others at San Francisco's Moscone Center Sunday night. MOREJP Mangalindan, Writer - Oct 1, 2012 1:08 PM ET
Facebook's IPO woes have taken the spotlight off its rivalry with search giant Google. That's changing. Here's why.
By Kevin Kelleher, contributor
FORTUNE -- 2011 was a good year for Facebook. The social network was adding 100 million users every few months. It was on track for an IPO valued as high as $100 billion -- despite a dispirited stock market. And, perhaps most impressively, it had its archrival Google on the run.
Facebook MOREKevin Kelleher - Sep 24, 2012 7:02 AM ET
What Mark Zuckerberg didn't say (but should have); 500 million Android devices activated to date.
The undercover report on how the new iPhone 5 is made inside Foxconn factory [M.I.C. GADGET]
The Chinese journalist precisely recorded his 10 days of working experience in the factory and published a dairy to disclose the inside story of manufacturing the iPhone 5. The Tai Yuan Foxconn factory is recently well-known for it's large-scale workers strike which took place MOREJP Mangalindan, Writer - Sep 12, 2012 11:20 AM ET
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