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Facebook Inc (FB.O)

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Facebook says anticipate lower advertising revenue growth rates in each successive quarter in 2016 - Conf call
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 06:00pm EDT 

Facebook Inc : "anticipate ad load on Facebook will continue to grow modestly over next 12 months " - Conf call . "tightening our expense guidance range " - Conf call . "anticipate full year 2016 capital expenditures will be about $4.5 billion as we invest to support rapid growth of our business" - Conf call . "expect full year 2016 amortization expenses to be approximately $700 million to $800 million" - Conf call . "anticipate that our total non-gaap expenses will grow in the range of 45% to 50%, narrowed from our prior range of 45% to 55%" - Conf call . "do expect that ad load will be as less significant factor driving overall growth especially after mid-2017"- Conf call . " anticipate lower advertising revenue growth rates in each successive quarter in 2016 " - Conf call . "expect that full year 2016 total gaap expense growth will be about 30% to 35%, narrowed from our prior range of 30% to 40% " - Conf call . "we're doing a partnership with the NBA to stream some us men's Olympic team games in the next couple of weeks"- Conf call . CEO- "I am enjoying pokemon go" - Conf call Further company coverage: [FB.O] ((Bengaluru Newsroom) ((+1 646 223 8780;))).  Full Article

Facebook qtrly diluted earnings per share $0.71
Wednesday, 27 Jul 2016 04:05pm EDT 

Facebook Inc : MAUS were 1.71 billion as of June 30, 2016, an increase of 15% year-over-year . Mobile MAUS were 1.57 billion as of June 30, 2016, an increase of 20% year-over-year . Qtrly revenue $6,436 million versus $4,042 million last year . Q2 advertising GAAP revenue $$ 6,239 million versus $3,827 million last year . Qtrly diluted earnings per share $0.71 . Mobile advertising revenue represented approximately 84% of advertising revenue for q2 of 2016 . Qtrly non-GAAP diluted earnings per share $0.97 . Q2 earnings per share view $0.82, revenue view $6.02 billion -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S . Daily active users (DAUS) - DAUS were 1.13 billion on average for June 2016, an increase of 17% year-over-year . Mobile DAUS - mobile DAUS were 1.03 billion on average for June 2016, an increase of 22% year-over-year . Capital expenditures for q2 of 2016 were $995 million . Facebook reports second quarter 2016 results .Facebook Inc qtrly GAAP operating margin 43 percent versus 31 percent.  Full Article

Facebook says successful test flight of solar plane Aquila
Thursday, 21 Jul 2016 11:46am EDT 

Facebook Inc : Facebook Inc Says Announces Successful First Test Flight Of Solar Airplane Aquila Source (http://bit.ly/2a2llpT) Further company coverage: [FB.O] ((Bengaluru Newsroom; +1 646 223 8780;)).  Full Article

Microsoft says more than 350 mln devices now run Windows 10 - Blog
Tuesday, 12 Jul 2016 09:35am EDT 

Microsoft Corp : More than 350 million devices now run Windows 10 - Blog . Announcing Windows 10 Enterprise E3 for CSP - Blog . Says Windows Server 2016 and System Center 2016 will launch at Microsoft Ignite this fall . Says announcing the general availability of Azure SQL Data Warehouse . Facebook is among the latest enterprises to deploy office 365, for its more than 13,000 employees globally . Says later this year, will also be introducing a new licensing model called Secure Productive Enterprise . "Turning to Skype for business in Office 365 to modernize the way their employees connect with one another" . Will deliver a preview of automatic transcription and translation for Skype meeting broadcast to Office 365 customers by the end of 2016 . Continue to expand geographic availability of Skype for business meetings and voice services in Office 365, adding PSTN calling in the U.K. . Says making Skype for business PSTN conferencing dial in capabilities available in over 90 countries Source - http://bit.ly/2a5xNCs Further company coverage: [MSFT.O] (Bengaluru Newsroom; +1 646 223 8780).  Full Article

Facebook says Messenger starts testing end-to-end encryption with secret conversations
Friday, 8 Jul 2016 09:16am EDT 

Facebook Inc : Starting to test ability to create one-to-one secret conversations in messenger that will be end-to-end encrypted . Says Messenger starts testing end-to-end encryption with secret conversations .Says secret conversations on Messenger available on limited test basis now, but will be making the option more widely available this summer.  Full Article

Facebook activates "safety check" for users after the shootings in Dallas
Friday, 8 Jul 2016 01:15am EDT 

Facebook Inc : Facebook activates "safety check" for users after the shootings of 11 officers in dallas Further company coverage: [FB.O].  Full Article

Yahoo introduces Yahoo Finance exclusively on Facebook Messenger
Thursday, 7 Jul 2016 01:16pm EDT 

Yahoo! Inc :Says is introducing Yahoo Finance (a that bot allows to search latest news, information) exclusively on Facebook Messenger.  Full Article

American Express to launch 'Amex bot' for Facebook Messenger
Thursday, 23 Jun 2016 12:45pm EDT 

American Express Co: Plans to work with Facebook to explore "innovative new experiences to interact with card members in Messenger" .Expects to launch pilot Amex bot for Messenger in coming months for eligible U.S. consumer, open card members who opt-in to participate.  Full Article

German competiton watchdog does not expect to complete Facebook investigation this year
Wednesday, 22 Jun 2016 05:18am EDT 

Facebook Inc :Investigation this year.  Full Article

Mondelez says renewed global strategic partnership with Facebook
Tuesday, 21 Jun 2016 11:00am EDT 

Mondelez International Inc : Renewed global strategic partnership with Facebook .Co, Facebook will work together to experiment on messenger platform, including newly launched bots for messenger platform.  Full Article

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Alphabet and Amazon wind up stellar quarter for big tech

Google parent Alphabet Inc and e-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc capped a blockbuster June quarter for the five biggest U.S. tech companies as their dominance in key markets helped them defy the "law of large numbers".