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Mark Zuckerberg Reports Passive Stake Of 14.7 Pct In Facebook Inc As Of Dec. 31, 2018
Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 05:00pm EST 

Feb 14 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::MARK ZUCKERBERG REPORTS PASSIVE STAKE OF 14.7 PERCENT IN FACEBOOK INC AS OF DECEMBER 31, 2018 - SEC FILING.MARK ZUCKERBERG PREVIOUSLY REPORTED PASSIVE STAKE OF 16.1 PERCENT IN FACEBOOK INC AS OF DECEMBER 31, 2017.  Full Article

U.S. Government, Facebook Negotiating Record, Multi-Billion Dollar Fine For Co's Privacy Lapses - Washington Post
Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 04:10pm EST 

Feb 14 (Reuters) - :U.S. GOVERNMENT AND FACEBOOK ARE NEGOTIATING A RECORD, MULTI-BILLION DOLLAR FINE FOR THE COMPANY’S PRIVACY LAPSES - WASHINGTON POST.  Full Article

Tiger Global Management Cuts Share Stake In Alibaba, Facebook
Thursday, 14 Feb 2019 01:20pm EST 

Feb 14 (Reuters) - Tiger Global Management LLC ::TIGER GLOBAL MANAGEMENT LLC CUTS SHARE STAKE IN ALIBABA GROUP HOLDING LTD BY 36.4 PERCENT TO 4.1 MILLION SPONSORED ADS - SEC FILING.TIGER GLOBAL MANAGEMENT LLC CUTS SHARE STAKE IN FACEBOOK BY 16.3 PERCENT TO 5.4 MILLION CLASS A SHARES - SEC FILING.TIGER GLOBAL MANAGEMENT LLC DISSOLVES SHARE STAKE IN TWILIO - SEC FILING.TIGER GLOBAL MANAGEMENT LLC CUTS SHARE STAKE IN DESPEGAR.COM BY 49.3 PERCENT TO 12.3 MILLION SHARES - SEC FILING.TIGER GLOBAL MANAGEMENT LLC REPORTS SHARE STAKE IN ELASTIC NV OF 738,000 SHARES - SEC FILING.TIGER GLOBAL MANAGEMENT LLC CUTS SHARE STAKE IN TAL EDUCATION BY 18.1 PERCENT TO 9.6 MILLION SPONSORED ADS - SEC FILING.TIGER GLOBAL MANAGEMENT LLC DISSOLVES SHARE STAKE IN BRIGHT SCHOLAR EDUCATION HOLDINGS - SEC FILING.TIGER GLOBAL MANAGEMENT LLC SAYS CHANGE IN HOLDINGS ARE AS OF DECEMBER 31, 2018 AND COMPARED WITH THE PREVIOUS QUARTER ENDED AS OF SEPTEMBER 30, 2018.  Full Article

Sheryl Sandberg Reports 8.2 Pct Passive Stake In SVMK
Friday, 8 Feb 2019 11:36am EST 

Feb 8 (Reuters) - Sheryl Sandberg::SHERYL SANDBERG REPORTS 8.2 PERCENT PASSIVE STAKE IN SVMK INC - SEC FILING.SHERYL SANDBERG - 8.2 PERCENT PASSIVE STAKE IN SVMK AS OF DEC. 31.  Full Article

German Cartel Office: If Facebook Doesn't implement, Fines Can Reach 10 Pct Of Its Revenues
Thursday, 7 Feb 2019 05:30am EST 

Feb 7 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::WILL NOT IMPLEMENT OUR DECISION ONCE IT IS DEFINITIVE, THERE CAN BE FINES OF UP TO 10 PERCENT OF ITS ANNUAL REVENUES.  Full Article

Facebook Makes First Blockchain Acquisition With Chainspace- Cheddar
Monday, 4 Feb 2019 03:35pm EST 

Feb 4 (Reuters) - :FACEBOOK MAKES FIRST BLOCKCHAIN ACQUISITION WITH CHAINSPACE- CHEDDAR CITING SOURCES.  Full Article

Facebook Q4 Earnings Per Share $2.38
Wednesday, 30 Jan 2019 04:05pm EST 

Jan 30 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::FACEBOOK REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR 2018 RESULTS.QTRLY EARNINGS PER SHARE $2.38.QTRLY TOTAL REVENUE $16,914 MILLION VERSUS $12,972 MILLION REPORTED LAST YEAR.DAUS WERE 1.52 BILLION ON AVERAGE FOR DECEMBER 2018, AN INCREASE OF 9% YEAR-OVER-YEAR.MAUS WERE 2.32 BILLION AS OF DECEMBER 31, 2018, AN INCREASE OF 9% YEAR-OVER-YEAR..HEADCOUNT WAS 35,587 AS OF DECEMBER 31, 2018, AN INCREASE OF 42% YEAR-OVER-YEAR.QTRLY OPERATING MARGIN 46 PERCENT VERSUS 57 PERCENT REPORTED LAST YEAR.QTRLY ADVERTISING REVENUE $16,640 MILLION VERSUS $12,779 MILLION REPORTED LAST YEAR.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $2.19, REVENUE VIEW $16.39 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.MOBILE ADVERTISING REVENUE REPRESENTED APPROXIMATELY 93% OF ADVERTISING REVENUE FOR Q4 OF 2018, UP FROM APPROXIMATELY 89%.CEO MARK ZUCKERBERG SAYS "WE'VE FUNDAMENTALLY CHANGED HOW WE RUN OUR COMPANY TO FOCUS ON THE BIGGEST SOCIAL ISSUES".SAYS ESTIMATE THAT AROUND 2.7 BILLION PEOPLE NOW USE FACEBOOK, INSTAGRAM, WHATSAPP, OR MESSENGER EACH MONTH.SAYS "MORE THAN 2 BILLION PEOPLE USE AT LEAST ONE OF OUR FAMILY OF SERVICES EVERY DAY ON AVERAGE".  Full Article

Facebook Inc - Expanding our efforts to protect elections in 2019 - Blog
Monday, 28 Jan 2019 07:23am EST 

Jan 28 (Reuters) - Facebook Inc ::FACEBOOK INC - EXPANDING OUR EFFORTS TO PROTECT ELECTIONS IN 2019 - BLOG.FACEBOOK - EARLIER THIS MONTH IN NIGERIA, CO BEGAN TEMPORARILY DISALLOWING ELECTORAL ADS PURCHASED FROM OUTSIDE THE COUNTRY AHEAD OF THE ELECTION.FACEBOOK, ON EFFORTS TO PROTECT ELECTIONS, SAYS HAVE OVER 30,000 PEOPLE WORKING ON SAFETY AND SECURITY, THREE TIMES AS MANY AS WE HAD IN 2017.FACEBOOK INC - IN LATE MARCH, WILL LAUNCH ADDITIONAL TOOLS IN EU TO "HELP PREVENT FOREIGN INTERFERENCE".FACEBOOK INC - WILL IMPLEMENT POLICY OF DISALLOWING ELECTORAL ADS PURCHASED FROM OUTSIDE THE COUNTRY IN UKRAINE AHEAD OF THEIR ELECTION.FACEBOOK - TRANSPARENCY TOOLS FOR ELECTORAL ADS WILL LAUNCH IN INDIA IN FEBRUARY AND IN UKRAINE AND ISRAEL BEFORE THEIR ELECTIONS.FACEBOOK - TRANSPARENCY TOOLS FOR ELECTORAL ADS WILL HAVE A GLOBAL EXPANSION BEFORE THE END OF JUNE.FACEBOOK INC - CO'S FACT-CHECKING PROGRAM COVERS CONTENT IN 16 LANGUAGES.FACEBOOK SAYS PLANNING TO SET UP 2 NEW REGIONAL OPERATIONS CENTERS, FOCUSED ON ELECTION INTEGRITY, LOCATED IN DUBLIN & SINGAPORE OFFICES.FACEBOOK SAYS THIRD-PARTY FACT-CHECKING PROGRAM COVERS CONTENT IN 16 LANGUAGES.FACEBOOK SAYS ALSO ROLLED OUT THE ABILITY FOR FACT-CHECKERS TO REVIEW PHOTOS AND VIDEOS, IN ADDITION TO ARTICLE LINKS.  Full Article

WhatsApp Says Over 5 Million Businesses Now Using WhatsApp Business App
Thursday, 24 Jan 2019 10:56am EST 

Jan 24 (Reuters) - WHATSAPP ::WHATSAPP SAYS OVER 5 MILLION BUSINESSES ARE NOW USING WHATSAPP BUSINESS APP, UP FROM 3 MILLION IN APRIL 2018.WHATSAPP - POPULAR WHATSAPP BUSINESS FEATURES LIKE QUICK REPLIES, LABELS & CHAT LIST FILTERING CAN NOW BE USED ON WHATSAPP WEB & DESKTOP.  Full Article

Advocacy Groups urge FTC to pursue Facebook breakup - WSJ
Wednesday, 23 Jan 2019 06:29pm EST 

Jan 23 (Reuters) - :ADVOCACY GROUPS URGE FTC TO PURSUE FACEBOOK BREAKUP - WSJ.  Full Article

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New York governor orders probe into Facebook access to data from other apps

NEW YORK New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday ordered two state agencies to investigate a media report that Facebook Inc may be accessing far more personal information than previously known from smartphone users, including health and other sensitive data. | Video