Mobile advertising now represents 59% of Facebook’s advertising revenues which was at $2.27 billion for the quarter. This translates to mobile advertising revenues of around $1.34 billion for the quarter. ... Continue_Reading
India is the largest market for the mobile messaging app WhatsApp with 48 million monthly active users (MAUs), says WhatsApp CEO Jan Koum in a interview with Re/code. ... Continue_Reading
Facebook had restricted access to 4,765 pieces of content in India during the last six months of 2013 (July- Dec 2013), the highest among all the countries in the world, ... Continue_Reading
Facebook has 100 million Monthly Active Users (MAUs) in India as of March 31, making it the only country after US to cross the mark ... Continue_Reading
by Anurag Singh A recent eMarketer report analyzed by the Economic Times talks of Facebook “Eating into” Google’s Mobile Revenues. We’re talking of a market of almost $18 billion of ... Continue_Reading
Facebook is making big bets for its future. The company has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Oculus VR, makers of the virtual reality prototype headset Oculus Rift for approximately $2 ... Continue_Reading
Facebook has added voice calling feature in its Messenger app for Android app users in India. The feature was first spotted by AndroidOS.in. The voice calling feature was launched a ... Continue_Reading
In a statement announcing a deal with Facebook and Whatsapp, Morten Karlsen Sorby, the nominated CEO of Uninor, has said that the company is changing the way it is approaching ... Continue_Reading
In part 1 of this two part interview with Neeraj Arora, head of business for WhatsApp, we spoke about telecom operator deals, how business development for WhatsApp is going to ... Continue_Reading
Following Facebook’s $19 billion acquisition of WhatsApp, I met Neeraj Arora, WhatsApp’s head of business development at the Mobile World Congress, last week. Arora, an ISB graduate, had worked in ... Continue_Reading
Mobile messaging service WhatsApp is hiring a business head for the Indian market as a part of its expansion plans for this year, along with a few other markets, its ... Continue_Reading
Facebook has set up an election tracker in the form of an app that lets you view the most discussed politicians and parties on the social network. ... Continue_Reading