Twitter (TWTR) recently made a move to start showing view counts for videos on its platform. The step seemed to be a response to Facebook’s recent video moves.
Last month, Facebook brought the ability to send WhatsApp messages offline to Apple’s iOS. The company had already enabled the feature for Alphabet’s Android users.
Recent moves by Facebook (FB) have left little doubt about what the company is up to on the digital video front.
Facebook’s (FB) music ambitions are set to see the company clash with Spotify, Apple (AAPL), Pandora (P), Tidal, and Alphabet’s (GOOGL) YouTube.
Fake news has put Facebook on the spot. The company faced a storm of criticism in November 2016 amid claims that it had allowed false information to be shared on its social platform.
Like its peers, Facebook hires foreign citizens to fill certain specialty positions that are crucial to its staying competitive in the fast-paced world of technology.
Facebook (FB) has recently warned that it expects its revenue growth to cool in the coming years before possibly heating up again down the road.
The company recently said that it was updating its algorithm to prioritize the ranking of authentic posts while barring purposely misleading posts from users’ news feeds.
Facebook (FB) and Twitter (TWTR) are in something of a social media videos arms race. If Facebook launches a new video feature, Twitter responds.
Facebook (FB) has warned that the kind of revenue growth it’s posted in recent quarters, such as 51% in 4Q16 and 56% in 3Q16, will be tough to come by in the coming years.
Facebook’s most recent quarterly earnings show that it receives significantly more money from its subscribers in the United States and Canada than it does from users in other parts of the world.
Facebook ended 2016 with 1.9 billion monthly active users, but it’s aiming for more. The company faces tough competition, and it’s betting on subscriber gains to drive its future earnings.
Although IBM’s (IBM) Systems segment continued to decline in 2016, its z Systems grew and reported 4% growth.
IBM and Cisco Systems announced new solutions for VersaStack offerings at the CiscoLive conference on March 6.
IBM has been betting heavily on Watson, its cognitive computing platform, to steer the company toward much-needed growth.
IBM has invested billions in machine learning and AI through partnerships and acquisitions to develop its Watson platform.
On March 6, 2017, IBM (IBM) announced “IBM Q” quantum systems, which will be delivered via the IBM Cloud platform.
Intel (INTC) has lowered its data center growth estimate since the demand for server CPUs have slowed down with the increasing adoption of AI.
In 2016, a rumor was floating around about a possible licensing deal between Intel (INTC) and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) involving GPU technology.
In 2016, Intel (INTC) secured a 50.0% modem order for Apple’s (AAPL) iPhone 7 from Qualcomm (QCOM) by offering non-CDMA modems.