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24 May, 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...


24 May, 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,...


12 May, 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...


02 Feb, 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...


08 Dec, 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...


02 Dec, 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:...


02 Nov, 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...


27 Jan, 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...


04 Feb, 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...


28 Jan, 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...


06 Oct, 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...


14 May, 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...


01 Apr, 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...


25 Mar, 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...


19 Feb, 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...


04 Feb, 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...


06 Jan, 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...


20 Dec, 2013, 16:59 ET Facebook Announces Pricing of Follow-On Offering

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) today announced the pricing of its underwritten registered public offering of 70,000,000 shares of its Class A common...


30 Oct, 2013, 16:05 ET Facebook Reports Third Quarter 2013 Results

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) today reported financial results for the third quarter, which ended September 30, 2013. "For nearly ten years,...


01 Oct, 2013, 16:05 ET Facebook to Announce Third Quarter 2013 Results

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) today announced that the company's third quarter 2013 financial results will be released after market close on...


20 Aug, 2013, 22:58 ET Technology leaders launch partnership to make internet access available to all

 Mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Facebook, today announced the launch of internet.org, a global partnership with the goal of making...


01 May, 2013, 16:05 ET Facebook Reports First Quarter 2013 Results

 Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) today reported financial results for the first quarter, which ended March 31, 2013. "We've made a lot of...


01 Apr, 2013, 16:05 ET Facebook to Announce First Quarter 2013 Results

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) today announced that the company's first quarter 2013 financial results will be released after market close on...


06 Mar, 2013, 16:05 ET Susan Desmond-Hellmann Joins Facebook Board of Directors

Facebook announced today that Susan Desmond-Hellmann, M.D., M.P.H., chancellor of the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), has been...


25 Jun, 2012, 17:02 ET Facebook Names Sheryl Sandberg to Its Board of Directors

 Facebook (Nasdaq: FB) announced today that Sheryl Sandberg, chief operating officer at Facebook, has joined the company's board of...