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|41:|| Facebook Introduces "Home" Apps For Android Phones|
"Home isn't a phone or operating system, and it's also more than just an app. Home is a completely new experience that lets you see the world through people, not apps."
|Apr 4, 2013|
|42:|| Facebook Introduces "Paper" App To Launch Feb 3|
Facebook is vying to become your newspaper, containing news from key news sources and from your friends, with the forthcoming launch of "Paper"
|Jan 30, 2014|
|43:|| Facebook Launches "Facebook for Business" Guide|
Facebook on Tuesday debuted a step-by-step online guide aimed at helping small businesses use the social networking site. The company is billing the new webpage, found at Facebook.com/business, as an "online education center" that gives directions on such things as how to set up a profile page, create targeted ads and deals, and interact with customer feedback online....
|July 27, 2011|
|44:|| Facebook Launches "Rooms," Allowing Anonymous Identity|
Facebook has announced "Rooms" app which allows anonymous participation.
|Oct 24, 2014|
|45:|| Facebook Launches Apps For Timeline|
Once you've added an app, you can begin updating your timeline with your activities as they happen.
|Jan 19, 2012|
|46:|| Facebook Launches Group Chat, A New Chat Design and Video Calling|
At a conference in Facebook's HQ in Palo Alto Mark Zuckerberg talked about the "something awesome" launch today.[br][br]He talked about Group Chat and a new chat design, along with Video Calling in a hook-up with Skype.[br][br]Group Chat and a simplified chat design is rolling out today, along with video calling.
|July 6, 2011|
|47:|| Facebook Launches More Real-Time Trending Conversation Tools|
"Starting today, selected news organizations can begin to integrate Facebook conversations into their broadcasts or coverage by displaying public posts of real-time activity about any given topic."
|Sept 9, 2013|
|48:|| Facebook Launches New Like Button Updates For Developers|
"...we're officially launching three new updates for the Like button..."
|Sept 10, 2010|
|49:|| Facebook Launches Product Ads|
Facebook is really upping its game on advertising with these new product ads.
|Feb 17, 2015|
|50:|| Facebook Launches Seamless Messaging|
"We'll be launching Messages and email addresses gradually and making it available to everyone over the next few months."
|Nov 15, 2010|
|51:|| Facebook Launches Slingshot App To U.S. Users|
Slingshot is similar to Snapchat, and allows users to send a photo or video to friends, but they can't see what's sent until they send something back.
|June 18, 2014|
|52:|| Facebook Launches Smart Friends Lists|
You'll see smart lists that create themselves and stay up-to-date based on profile info your friends have in common with you--like your work, school, family and city.
|Sept 14, 2011|
|53:|| Facebook Launches Snapchat Competitor "Poke"|
Facebook announced an app called "Poke" that lets people send photos, videos, pokes, or text Facebook messages to their friends that expire after a few seconds.
|Dec 22, 2012|
|54:|| Facebook Launches Timeline|
With timeline, now you have a home for all the great stories you've already shared. They don't just vanish as you add new stuff.
|Sept 23, 2011|
|55:|| Facebook Launches Verified Pages For Celebs and Businesses|
"Verified Pages belong to a small group of prominent public figures (celebrities, journalists, government officials, popular brands and businesses) with large audiences. This update is rolling[br]out to profiles as well."
|May 29, 2013|
|56:|| Facebook Launches Video On Instagram|
Facebook-owned Instagram is adding video, bringing an entirely new dimension to camera captures shared across the popular social-networking service.
|June 20, 2013|
|57:|| Facebook Launches a New Ads Manager Mobile App, Says it has 2-Million Active Advertisers|
This new mobile app should make it easier for advertisers to manage their ads on the go.
|Feb 24, 2015|
|58:|| Facebook Makes Changes To News Feed To Combat Spam|
Facebook is making some changes to it's news feed to reduce the spam, or unwanted stories from pages that people don't want in the feed.
|Apr 11, 2014|
|59:|| Facebook Makes Changes To Privacy Settings|
"We don't want our users to be surprised."
|Dec 12, 2012|
|60:|| Facebook Makes Timeline Avaliable to All, Worldwide|
As you explore your timeline, you may see stories that you want to feature, like your graduation or the day you bought your first car. There might also be stuff that you want to remove or hide from your timeline.
|Dec 15, 2011|
|61:|| Facebook Moves To Make It More Dominant In Mobiles|
"Facebook also revealed plans for a single sign-on that lets users log in to other phone applications with their Facebook name and password."
|Nov 4, 2010|
|62:|| Facebook News Feed Rule Changes Are A Step Too Far For One Business|
It seems now you have to run an ad, unless you get likes from real friends.
|Mar 31, 2014|
|63:|| Facebook Offering Purchase Tracking From Ads|
The conversion tool is specifically designed for so-called direct response marketers, such as online retailers and travel websites that advertise with the goal of drumming up immediate sales rather than for longer-term brand-building.
|Nov 16, 2012|
|64:|| Facebook Offers Will No Longer Be Free For Merchants|
The service has been free, but in coming weeks Facebook will require merchants to pay at least $5 on related ads to promote each Facebook Offer to a targeted audience of fans and friends of fans.
|Sept 20, 2012|
|65:|| Facebook Offline, Briefly, Over Leaked Prototypes|
"For a brief period of time, some internal prototypes were made public to a number of people externally."
|Dec 17, 2010|
|66:|| Facebook Page Reach Declines Questioned|
It slightly defeats the object of liking a page if the content you've liked doesn't show up.
|Apr 4, 2014|
|67:|| Facebook Passes Google For 2010 - Top Site of The Year|
"Facebook has been named most visited site of the year (crowding out last year's winner Google). Comscore also shows Facebook.com passing Google.com in visits in November but all Google sites as still having more."
|Dec 30, 2010|
|68:|| Facebook Pays $10 Million To Charity To Settle Lawsuit Out of Court|
The lawsuit, brought by five Facebook members, alleged the social networking site violated California law by publicizing users' "likes" of certain advertisers on its "Sponsored Stories" feature without paying them or giving them a way to opt out, the documents said.
|June 18, 2012|
|69:|| Facebook Pays $550 Million For AOL Patents From Microsoft|
Facebook is paying Microsoft $550 million in cash for a chunk of the patent portfolio that Microsoft recently acquired from AOL.
|Apr 23, 2012|
|70:|| Facebook Places Deals Launches In Europe|
Facebook made a significant move into the potentially lucrative local business advertising space on Monday with the launch in the UK and other European countries of Places Deals, which gives users discounts and benefits with nearby shops, restaurants and venues through their mobile phones.[br][br][br]Facebook says millions of users are already choosing to check in to venues, and its app is already the most popular in Apple's iTunes Store....[br][br]Through deals with partners announced today, the first 30,000 Facebook users to check in at Starbucks stores in the UK can claim a free coffee, the first 1,000 to check in at Debenhams will receive a free mascara and makeover, and the first four to upgrade their contracts and check in at O2 stores will win a free Xbox or Playstation.
|Jan 31, 2011|
|71:|| Facebook Places Launched - New Geo-location Feature|
Facebook Places borrows heavily from location-based social networks like Foursquare and Gowalla, which allow users to check in at places and broadcast their location to friends.
|Aug 19, 2010|
|72:|| Facebook Places Launches In UK|
"The service also lists nearby businesses and attractions, and Facebook will target the locations it lists to each Places user."
|Sept 17, 2010|
|73:|| Facebook Plans To Test Its Own Payments Processor|
Facebook plans to test a new payments product that would allow online shoppers to make purchases on mobile apps using their Facebook login information,...
|Aug 15, 2013|
|74:|| Facebook Promises A Bug Fix To Mobile Email Contact Deletion|
"for people on certain devices, a bug meant that the device was pulling the last email address added to the account rather than the primary address, resulting in @facebook.com addresses being pulled".
|July 3, 2012|
|75:|| Facebook Q and A: Page Ranking and Organic Reach|
Find out what Facebook thinks of the changes its made, and why it made them.
|June 6, 2014|
|76:|| Facebook Q1 Revenue Up 38pct to $1.46 Billion|
"We've made a lot of progress in the first few months of the year,"
|May 2, 2013|
|77:|| Facebook Q2 Revenues up 61pct to $2.91 Billion|
"We had a good second quarter," said Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook founder and CEO. "Our community has continued to grow, and we see a lot of opportunity ahead as we connect the rest of the world."
|July 24, 2014|
|78:|| Facebook Q3 2014 Results, Revenue Up 59pct To $3,02 Billion|
An impressive growth in both revenue and in mobile usage.
|Oct 29, 2014|
|79:|| Facebook Reaches 1 Billion Active Users|
Mark Zuckerberg announces an active user milestone.
|Oct 4, 2012|
|80:|| Facebook Reportedly Gets $500Million Investment Which "Values Firm At $50bn"|
"Facebook has reportedly raised funds from Goldman Sachs and a Russian investor in a deal valuing the social networking site at $50bn (LSTG32.3bn).
The New York Times said that Goldman was investing $450m in Facebook, and Digital Sky Technologies another $50m.
The paper, citing unnamed sources, said the terms of the deal implied a value for Facebook of just over $50bn."
|Jan 3, 2011|