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Aug 17, 2017, 19:09 ET How Do You Celebrate Birthdays on Facebook?

Come on, you know you do it...rely on Facebook to remind you when your friends have a birthday coming up? Experience the interactive Multichannel...


Aug 01, 2017, 11:14 ET Community Groups And Facebook Team Up With LISC To Drive $75 Million To Help Meet Demand For Affordable Housing In Silicon Valley

The Catalyst Housing Fund has tapped a national nonprofit with close ties to the Bay Area to grow its capital base to $75 million and invest in...


Jul 26, 2017, 16:05 ET Facebook Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) today reported financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2017. "We had a good second quarter and first half of...


Jul 03, 2017, 16:05 ET Facebook to Announce Second Quarter 2017 Results

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) announced today that the company's second quarter 2017 financial results will be released after market close on...


Jun 28, 2017, 11:35 ET Así es como Facebook le dice «Gracias» a una comunidad de 2000 millones de personas

MENLO PARK, California, 28 de junio de 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- A hoy, acctualmente hay dos mil millones de personas que se conectan y...


Jun 27, 2017, 21:06 ET Here's how Facebook is saying "Thank You" to a community of 2 billion people.

As of today, there are now two billion people connecting and building communities on Facebook each month. It's a milestone that wouldn't have...


Jun 16, 2017, 09:00 ET From "Thank You" To "Congrats," Here's How To Celebrate Father's Day On Facebook

People come to Facebook to share life's most important moments and experiences — for dads, it's a place to celebrate fatherhood with friends and...


Jun 05, 2017, 14:34 ET Want to Show Your Support for Pride on Facebook? Here's How!

Pride celebrations have begun around the world, and Facebook is proud to support a diverse community, including those that have identified...


May 24, 2017, 09:05 ET ¡Ahora puede recaudar dinero para causas personales en Facebook!

Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) es un lugar donde las personas se reúnen para conectarse con sus comunidades y ayudarse unos a otros cuando realmente...


May 24, 2017, 09:05 ET Now you can raise money for personal causes on Facebook!

Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) is a place where people come together to connect with their communities and support one another in meaningful ways. Today,...


May 12, 2017, 09:00 ET Join Facebook in Celebrating Moms Around the World

People come to Facebook to express their diverse opinions and experiences, yet there is one thing that undeniably brings the community together in...


Feb 02, 2017, 06:00 ET Facebook Helps You Connect with Friends on Friends Day

Friends Day: Taking Time to Connect with Friends Through friendship, our world grows more connected, powerful things can happen, and lives and...


Dec 08, 2016, 08:10 ET Facebook's 2016 Year in Review

Every day people turn to Facebook to share the moments that matter most to them. Today we're highlighting the most talked about global topics in...


Dec 02, 2016, 11:00 ET Community Groups, Facebook, And The Cities Of East Palo Alto And Menlo Park Partner To Create Affordable Housing And Economic Opportunities

Envision Transform Build-East Palo Alto (ETB), a coalition of community groups, today formed an unprecedented partnership with Facebook (NASDAQ:...


Nov 02, 2016, 16:05 ET Facebook Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) today reported financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2016. "We had another good quarter," said Mark...


Jan 27, 2016, 16:05 ET Facebook Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Results

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2015. "2015 was a great...


Feb 04, 2015, 16:05 ET Facebook to Participate in the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) today announced that Brian Boland, Vice President, Advertising Technology will participate in the Goldman Sachs...


Jan 28, 2015, 16:01 ET Facebook Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Results

 Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014. "We got a lot...


Oct 06, 2014, 09:00 ET Facebook Announces Employment Inducement Grants

 Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) today announced that in connection with the acquisition of WhatsApp and the employment of Jan Koum as WhatsApp's...


May 14, 2014, 13:01 ET Facebook Announces Updates to New FbStart Program

Facebook today announced updates to FbStart, a program that provides mobile developers with free tools and services to help their startups...


Apr 01, 2014, 16:30 ET Facebook to Announce First Quarter 2014 Results

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) today announced that the company's first quarter 2014 financial results will be released after market close on...


Mar 25, 2014, 17:30 ET Facebook to Acquire Oculus

 Facebook today announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Oculus VR, Inc., the leader in immersive virtual reality...


Feb 19, 2014, 17:07 ET Facebook to Acquire WhatsApp

 Facebook today announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire WhatsApp, a rapidly growing cross-platform mobile messaging...


Feb 04, 2014, 16:05 ET Facebook to Participate in the Goldman Sachs Technology and Internet Conference

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) today announced that Sheryl Sandberg, COO and David Ebersman, CFO will participate in a question-and-answer session at...


Jan 06, 2014, 09:00 ET Facebook to Announce Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) today announced that the company's fourth quarter and full year 2013 financial results will be released after market...