"Facebook" articles

Several friends asked me for advice before Facebook's recent IPO. It is not my habit to give financial advice so I probably saved them quite a few bucks by refusing to tell them if they should or should not buy Facebook shares. However, I did tell them my opinion on the potential of Facebook's business model. In many ways, Facebook is now a platform (for games, movies, music, etc.) rather than a product; and it is only partially monetized. Users increasingly access Facebook on...
 
by Parks Associates | May. 24, 2012
Tags: digital media, Facebook
Global carrier revenue from SMS air force is decling , and the cause of the slide is a theme of much debate. Movable messaging air force such as WhatsApp, BlackBerry Messenger and Apple’s iMessage are widely believed to have had a tremendous impact on wireless service providers’ messaging revenues, but another company has now been identified as potentially sharing the responsibility for carriers’ dwindling SMS sales. Another method of communication is through Facebook. If...
 
by Harry Wang | May. 15, 2012
Tags: digital media, Facebook, mobile
CBS announced this morning that it would acquire CNET for $1.8 billion. CNET.com is a technology news and information portal but the company also owns several other endemic websites. CBS’ acquisition appears to be synergistic, as CNET’s assets do not overlap substantially with CBS’ media properties. But CNET’s growth has been stagnant at best in recent years and its influence over “technophiles” is waning. So paying a 45% premium for CNET appears a bit “extravagant” for...
 
by Harry Wang | May. 15, 2008
Tags: digital media, Facebook, Google

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