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- Facebook Inc said on Tuesday that its active advertisers rose to 2 million, a 33 percent increase from the 1.5 million it had in July 2014.

Facebook counts 2 mln active advertisers, mostly small businesses

Feb 24 - Facebook Inc said on Tuesday that its active advertisers rose to 2 million, a 33 percent increase from the 1.5 million it had in July 2014.

Facebook shuttle drivers ratify new Teamsters contract: WSJ

NEW YORK - Shuttle bus drivers at Facebook Inc voted on Saturday to ratify a new union contract giving them more pay, better benefits and addressing split-shift scheduling, the Wall Street Journal reported.

Tech, 22 Feb 2015

U.S. gunman kills three young Muslims; motive disputed

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - A gunman who had posted anti-religious messages on Facebook and quarreled with neighbors was charged with killing three young Muslims in what police said on Wednesday was a dispute over parking and possibly a hate crime.

U.S., 12 Feb 2015

U.S. gunman kills three young Muslims; motive disputed

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - A gunman who had posted anti-religious messages on Facebook and quarreled with neighbors was charged with killing three young Muslims in what police said on Wednesday was a dispute over parking and possibly a hate crime.

U.S., 11 Feb 2015

Delta Air Lines says its Facebook page was hacked

- Delta Air Lines Inc said its Facebook page was hacked and posted with "objectionable and offensive content" that the company removed within an hour.

Tech, 10 Feb 2015

Facebook launches free mobile Internet service in India

MUMBAI - Facebook has tied up with India's Reliance Communications to provide basic internet services on mobile phones for free, making India the first country in Asia to get Facebook's Internet.org service.

Tech, 10 Feb 2015

Facebook, Twitter lock horns in post-Super Bowl battle of the statistics

SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc released a barrage of data, special "heat" maps and slick animations on Monday to claim the title of most-popular social network for spectators watching the Super Bowl, but a winner was difficult to pick.

Tech, Twitter 02 Feb 2015

Facebook, Twitter lock horns in post-Super Bowl battle of the statistics

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 2 - Facebook Inc and Twitter Inc released a barrage of data, special "heat" maps and slick animations on Monday to claim the title of most-popular social network for spectators watching the Super Bowl, but a winner was difficult to pick.

Facebook tops Wall Street revenue target in fourth quarter

SAN FRANCISCO - Facebook Inc's revenue grew 49 percent in the fourth quarter, as mobile advertising growth helped the world's largest Internet social network beat Wall Street's targets for earnings and sales.

Tech 28 Jan 2015