Mark Zuckerberg, the CEO of Facebook, has launched Internet.org, a new initiative to bring the internet to developing countries. Working with companies like Ericsson, MediaTek and Nokia, Internet.org wants to make internet access available to billions more people.
Kris is back answering questions about the Samsung Galaxy S4 Active, the HTC One on Verizon, Mark Zuckerberg’s visit to Samsung and more in this week’s AA Q & A!
According to sources quoted by Korean media, Facebook is hoping for a closer partnership with Samsung, and, possibly, a Samsung-made Facebook phone. But is Samsung willing to help?
Everyone has been waiting since the announcement and now it’s here. Facebook Home is now available for download. Check out our full review here.
Facebook is testing a $100 charge to push messages to strangers’ inbox, bypassing the “Other” folder for spam and messages from non-contacts.
When 20-year-old Mark Zuckerberg first created “TheFacebook” in 2004, the social network’s membership was restricted to Harvard students, which naturally limited the maximum number of users. Eight years, several lawsuits, one controversial hit Hollywood movie, and one not-so-great IPO later, there are no less than one billion people worldwide that live and breathe Facebook.
Mark Zuckerberg has openly admitted that the current Facebook app is a giant failure right along with HTML5. To fix Facebook on Android, Zuckerberg is having his developers recreate the Facebook app using native Android. This should give it a considerable performance boost and add some much needed stability. It’s about time, Facebook.
Over the past few years we’ve been hearing rumors every now and then about a possible Facebook phone. However, Mark Zuckerberg has just crushed that idea in Facebook’s recent earnings call saying: “Building out a whole phone really wouldn’t make much sense for us to do.” And indeed it doesn’t. There are now close to 800 million Android and iOS devices in the market, and Android phones are now growing at a rate of 1 million per day, or 365+ million per year. Plus, there’s a Facebook app for these devices, that does a pretty good job, or at least…