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Despite recent studies raising questions about Facebook’s longevity, the social giant is on track to report a stellar quarter.
Weixin is China's killer app, a highly addictive social networking tool. In the United States, a similar version is known as WeChat. The NYT reports.
Citing a recent "buy" rating on Twitter, CNBC's Jim Cramer believes the social network's growth story may be similar to Amazon's.
The social network is adding a feature in an effort to get users more in real-time conversations about events, similar to Twitter's Trending Topics.
Sen. John McCain is well known as an opponent of wasteful spending, and on Thursday he decided to have a little fun at the expense of his colleagues.
Twitter may soon allow users to buy directly from tweets, as it closes in on a deal with payments startup Stripe to help accept credit card payments.
Five years ago today, Twitter saw its defining moment when US Airways Flight 1549 touched down on the frigid waters in the Hudson River
Twitter was downgraded to "sell" by Cantor Fitzgerald on Wednesday because of its valuation.
A recent study found job candidates see an invasion of privacy when employers use Facebook to screen them.
Facebook has acquired Branch, a messaging company with a high-profile pedigree: it was backed by an incubator started by Twitter's co-founders.
Facebook announced it will end its Sponsored Stories advertising product on April 9.
Implied growth expectations for Twitter are too lofty, Cantor Fitzgerald's Youssef Squali says.
LinkedIn sued to stop unidentified rivals from allegedly taking user information with intent to launch a competing service, Re/code reported.
After a year in stealth mode, Twitter co-founder Biz Stone has revealed his new company, a mobile-focused search startup that uses networks of friends to help answer questions.
Facebook has bought Bangalore-based mobile technology company Little Eye Labs, highlighting the growing interest in the country's start-up scene. The FT reports.
Marc Andreessen is back on Twitter after an absence of nearly 3 years, and the venture capitalist has thoughts—lots and lots of them.
Disney CEO Bob Iger likes people like Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey on the media conglomerate's board because they get "in our face."
In the social media sector, investors need to follow the advertisers, and right now, advertisers love Facebook's native platforms, CNBC's Jim Cramer said Friday.
After close to 1,000 days away from Twitter, it seems Marc Andreessen's New Year's Resolution is to tweet more. A lot more, apparently.
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