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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Sells 40 Million Shares To Pay Tax Bill

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.12.2013 | UK Tech

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has sold around $2.3 billion of his shares in the company, in order to pay a tax bill. Zuckerberg owns around a third ...

Twitter To Go Public

Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.11.2013 | UK Tech

Twitter is to go public. The social network announced - on Twitter, naturally - that it had submitted documents ahead of a planned flotation on the...

The Rising Backlash Against Facebook Ads

Jackson Rawlings | Posted 11.06.2013 | UK Tech
Jackson Rawlings

Facebook is at a pivotal crossroads. Ever since its stock market flotation, the social giant has had a tough problem to address: how can it become profitable without alienating its user base? Myspace couldn't manage it (sorry Justin, no amount of cool re-branding is gonna bring that sexy back) and the jury's still out on Twitter and LinkedIn.

Why It's Good for Facebook That Some People Leave It

Tamara Littleton | Posted 04.06.2013 | UK Tech
Tamara Littleton

Facebook isn't without its faults. It's stumbled a few times on its growth path, and it doesn't always make life easy for its users. But it's evolving, and that's exactly what will shore up its future.

An Early Birthday Present For Facebook

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 31.01.2013 | UK

Facebook received an early birthday present in the late hours of Wednesday night after it was revealed the social networking site had beaten its reven...

'Real' Gift Service Boosts Facebook Stock

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 30.09.2012 | UK Tech

Beleaguered Facebook stock was given a small boost this week after the social media site announced the launch of Gifts, a service that will allow user...

Why Faltering Facebook Price is Good News for Advertisers

Ben Wood | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK Tech
Ben Wood

Facebook's floatation on to the choppy waters of the Nasdaq hasn't exactly made for a comfortable time at Menlo Park. The handling of the launch, the lawsuits, and most of all the fallingshare price has made the social network more a subject for public speculation than at any time in the company's history - which is going some, for an internet poster-child like Facebook. But for marketers, the pressure on Facebook isn't all bad news.

Zuckerberg Loses $4.7bn In Six Days After '83 Million Fake Accounts' Admission

Huffington Post UK | Michael Runde | Posted 03.08.2012 | UK Tech

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has lost about $4.7bn on paper in six days after the company's stock crashed on a series of bad news. Its stock dipped...

Facebook Stock Tumbles 9% To Record Lows As Investors Unimpressed With Earnings

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 25.09.2012 | UK Tech

Facebook's stock price fell to an all-time low after it announced its first earnings report since going public. Shares in the company fell more tha...

Facebook's Legal Challenges Following its IPO

Jonathan Lea | Posted 19.08.2012 | UK Tech
Jonathan Lea

Facebook owns an incredible amount of information about, and created by, its users and as a result data security is key to maintain confidence in the site. A significant data breach would mean a PR backlash, regulatory investigations and civil liability to its users for negligence and other causes of action.

Can You Make Money by Buying From Facebook's IPO?

Vashi Dominguez | Posted 13.08.2012 | UK Tech
Vashi Dominguez

The answer is simple. Only if they can turn their organically grown database into a revenue stream channel the $100 billion valuation makes sense and one can make money out of it. If you think this is a good answer, think again?

Is F-commerce Dead? No Chance...

Rob Feldmann | Posted 01.08.2012 | UK Tech
Rob Feldmann

Almost every retailer now has the expertise to use Facebook to grow consumer awareness of their brand, however, there are only a handful of retailers that have truly monetised Facebook and extended its reach from a sharing space to a retail platform.

PHOTOS: Facebook CEO Still On Honeymoon As Company's Value Plummets

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.07.2012 | UK Tech

Despite his company's stock falling almost 10% on Tuesday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is still enjoying his honeymoon in Italy. Zuckerberg marri...

Facebook Stock Plummets 10% In A Day After 'Worst IPO In A Decade'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.05.2012 | UK Tech

Facebook's stock price fell almost 10% on Tuesday leading analysts to declare its initial public offering (IPO) last Friday as one of the worst in fin...

LOOK: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's Honeymoon Snaps

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 28.07.2012 | UK Tech

Where does a billionaire CEO and his new wife go on their honeymoon? The answer may disappoint you. No, it's not a secret island, the International...

Facebook IPO - Proof of Growth or Reverse Growth?

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK Tech
Preetam Kaushik

Now that the huge hype created over the Facebook IPO has given way to more practical and analytical thinking, it is time to take a closer look at the tech IPO scenario.

Facebook Shares Fall Again

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 22.05.2012 | UK Tech

Shares in the social network Facebook lost more than 8% in value in early trading on Tuesday. After a difficult day on Monday, during which Mark Zu...

Worth $19 Billion and Newly Married - Did Zuckerberg Ask for a Pre-Nup?

Sonny Patel | Posted 21.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Sonny Patel

This week the world's media has reported on the marriage of Mark Zuckerberg, the founder of facebook.

Bono: 'I'm No Facebook Billionaire'

PA | Posted 18.07.2012 | UK Tech

U2 frontman Bono has laughed off claims he will become a billionaire on the back of the Facebook flotation. The rock star's investment group Elevat...

Facebook IPO: Social Network Shares Suffer Turbulent First Day Of Trading

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.07.2012 | UK Tech

Shares in social network Facebook immediately jumped 13% to $42.99 on their first day of trading before crashing to close just above its initial publi...

Facebook IPO: Social Network Shares Start Trading On Nasdaq

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.07.2012 | UK Tech

Shares in social network Facebook immediately jumped 13% to $42.99 on their first day of trading, after the company's initial public offering (IPO). ...

Facebook CEO Zuckerberg Opens Stock Exchange On Day Of IPO

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.07.2012 | UK Tech

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has rung the opening bell on the Nasdaq stock exchange on the day his company launches its Initial Public Offering. Zu...

Facebook IPO: The Best Twitter Reaction

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.05.2012 | UK

Social networking website Facebook is set to increase its worth dramatically on Friday as it goes floats on the stock market, offering millions of sha...

Ten Things You Might Not Know About Facebook

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 17.07.2012 | UK Tech

Manchester residents are 9% more likely than the average UK web users to visit Facebook in a given month. 500 million hours are spent on Facebook ...

$100bn Website Dreamed Up In Harvard Dorm

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.05.2012 | UK Tech

In the space of just eight years Facebook has undergone a meteoric and unprecedented rise that has transformed the once unknown social networking site...