Facebook: A LinkedIn rival? Plus what’s up with the news feed

We've got a couple of pieces of Facebook items for your news feed. • First, if you've ever wished to separate your personal and work Facebook accounts, that may soon be a reality. The Financial Times reports that Facebook is working Read More →

Quoted: Like, I got soo many Likes on Facebook

"There were times when I was more focused on the numbers than the content itself. I was more interested in how many likes I had instead of who liked it. I realized every time I logged in I looked at Read More →

Quoted: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is not cool

"My goal was never really to make Facebook cool. I am not a cool person." — Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, on whether the social network is "losing its charm" and "getting boring." In a nutshell, he said his goal Read More →

Facebook: Governments hungry for user data

Facebook says government requests for its users' data is on the rise — and so is the amount of restricted content. In the social network's third transparency report, which it released Tuesday, Facebook said global requests for user data Read More →

Quoted: Twitter is not Facebook

"Unfortunately, the default position of the market is that Twitter will become the next Facebook which is why hopes and dreams get far ahead of what the reality can ever deliver." — Richard Windsor, analyst at Edison Investment Research, Read More →

Great expectations for Facebook earnings

Can Facebook follow last quarter's blockbuster earnings report with a strong showing when it reports results this afternoon? Expectations are high: Analysts surveyed by FactSet estimate profit of 40 cents a share on $3.12 billion in revenue. That compares with profit Read More →
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