The social network plans to build distinct app properties to give users new experiences on mobile.
The social network has made headlines with two multibillion dollar acquisitions in two months. But CEO Mark Zuckerberg stresses that's the exception and not the rule.
Zuckerberg and Obama "had an honest talk about government intrusion on the Internet," says Facebook -- just days after the CEO posted an indignant statement on his Facebook page.
The three are joining in on a $40 million round that will help Vicarious toward its ambitious goal: translating the brain's neocortex into code.
Rather than giving any big product announcements, Zuckerberg talked about the recent acquisition of Whatsapp Messenger, Internet.org, and several other topics.
The Facebook chief tells carriers that his social network can act as a gateway drug for Internet data plans.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg talks about what led his company to file suit against the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court and his views on Facebook's responsibilities with regard to user data.
Within the next decade, the social network expects to have a few billion users, personalized ads, and a superintelligent search engine. It also says it'll be highly profitable.
Facebook now makes more than half of its ad revenue on mobile. Yahoo would salivate over that figure. Maybe Mayer ought to dial up Zuck.
Mark Zuckerberg likes this: the Facebook founder will deliver the keynote speech at phone-focused industry extravaganza in February.