More Scrutiny for Facebook

More Scrutiny for Facebook

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull would “love” Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg to be grilled by Australian lawmakers, he said Thursday, in the wake of revelations the tech giant allowed Chinese smartphone makers access to user data. The social media behemoth has drawn renewed criticism after confirming it shared data with Chinese electronics firms, including Huawei which […]

The Future of Retail Fits in the Palm of Your Hand

The Future of Retail Fits in the Palm of Your Hand

The Future of Retail Fits in the Palm of Your Hand $FB, $AAPL, $AMZN, $M, $ETSY, $INTU, $CRM The future of retail is not e-Commerce or 1-channel or pop-up shops or geo-fenced flash sales, the future of retail is palm-sized. As social media consumerism cultivates and nurtures a growing number of cool, in your face […]

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Fades, as Teens Migrate to YouTube

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Fades, as Teens Migrate to YouTube

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Fades, as Teens Migrate to YouTube $FB YouTube is dominating social media use among teenagers, as Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) fades from popularity, according to a new survey. APew Research Center survey shows that 85% of US teens, ages 13 to 17, use YouTube, compared with 72% for the Facebook-owned Instagram and 69% for Snapchat. Use […]

Facebook is Still Selling Your Data

Facebook is Still Selling Your Data

At least 60 different firms – including Apple and Microsoft – have data-sharing partnerships with Facebook, which gave them access to user data without explicit consent, according to a New York Times investigation. The report claims that Facebook allowed its partners to access the data of users’ friends without their explicit consent, even after declaring […]

RNC to Facebook, Twitter: Don’t ‘Suppress Conservative Voices’

RNC to Facebook, Twitter: Don’t ‘Suppress Conservative Voices’

RNC to Facebook, Twitter: Don’t ‘Suppress Conservative Voices’ $FB, TWTR Friday, Republican National Committee (NYSE) Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel said the party is so concerned about social media companies filtering out conservative ideas and viewpoints ahead of the November midterms that it has reached out to Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) to share its concerns. “We’ve […]

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Under Siege, Progressives Want it Broken Up

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Under Siege, Progressives Want it Broken Up

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Under Siege, Progressives Want it Broken Up $FB Monday, a group of progressive organizations is to begin a series of digital ads to press the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to break up Facebook (NASDAQ:FB). The left-wing groups are requesting that the FTC take 3 main actions, they are: Break apart Instagram, WhatsApp, […]

Heavy Handed Hussein Obama-era FCC Internet Rules Cease on 11 June

Heavy Handed Hussein Obama-era FCC Internet Rules Cease on 11 June

Heavy Handed Hussein Obama-era FCC Internet Rules Cease on 11 June $T, $CMCSA, $FB, $GOOGL The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) said in a notice Thursday that Hussein Obama-era Y 2015 US open-internet rules will cease on 11 June, and new rules handing providers power over what content consumers can access will take effect. The FCC […]

Big Tech’s FAANGs Leading the Market Higher

Big Tech’s FAANGs Leading the Market Higher

Big Tech’s FAANGs Leading the Market Higher $FB, $AAPL, $AMZN, $NFLX, $GOOG The FAANG stocks have set another record. As earnings season comes to a close, the big technology stocks are making up a bigger piece of the action than ever before. The FAANG block of Facebook Inc.(NASDAQ:FB), Amazon.com Inc.(NASDAQ:AMZN), Apple Inc.(NASDAQ:AAPL), Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $ARNC, $BYD, $BTI, $CARG, $FB Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Street’s Top analysts outlook for Key issues for Wednesday, […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $EAT, $CARB, $CMG, $FB, $FLEX, $GE Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Street’s Top analysts outlook for Key issues for […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $AMZN, $CAT, $XOM, $FB, $HON Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Street’s Top analysts outlook for Key issues for Tuesday, […]

“Regulation of Social Media Firms Is ‘Inevitable'”

“Regulation of Social Media Firms Is ‘Inevitable

“Regulation of Social Media Firms Is ‘Inevitable’” $FB Facebook (NYSE:FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg told a House oversight panel Wednesday that he believes it is “inevitable” there will be regulation of the social media industry and also disclosed to lawmakers that his own data was included in the personal information sold to malicious third parties. “The […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $BDX, $CBOE, $CME, $EOG, $FB Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Street’s Top analysts outlook for Key issues for Wednesday, […]

Congress Grilling Facebook CEO Zuckerberg

Congress Grilling Facebook CEO Zuckerberg

Congress Grilling Facebook CEO Zuckerber $FB After privately assuring senators that his company will do better, Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg is undergoing a 2-day public congressional ‘inquisition’ and possibly pivotal for the massive social networking company he created. Mr. Zuckerberg visited with senators in closed-door meetings Monday, previewing the public apology he planned to […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $AMC, $CX, $CNK, $CMA, $FB Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Street’s Top analysts outlook for Key issues for Tuesday, […]

Facebook Scandal Deepens

Facebook Scandal Deepens

Was a leaked internal Facebook memo aimed at justifying the social network’s growth-at-any-cost strategy? Or simply a way to open debate on difficult questions over new technologies? The extraordinarily blunt memo by a high-ranking executive — leaked this week and quickly repudiated by the author and by Facebook — warned that the social network’s goal […]

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) Has 10X the Data on American’s than Facebook

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) Has 10X the Data on American’s than Facebook

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) Has 10X the Data on American’s than Facebook $AMZN, $FB, $ORCL, $GOOGL Amazon has 10X the data on American consumers and owns the Washington Post a left wing political newspaper, always critical of President Trump and his administration. Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) disengaged with Washington’s biggest lobbying firm and brought on new advisers following […]

Selloff in Tech Dragged Broad Market Lower

Selloff in Tech Dragged Broad Market Lower

Selloff in Tech Dragged Broad Market Lower $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX US stocks came under pressure in late-afternoon trade Tuesday, as a selloff in the technology sector weighed on Wall Street equities as the market prepares for the Month/Quarter end Squaring. A selloff in technology shares drove US equity indexes lower, with losses accelerating late […]

Stocks Declined Globally as Expected, FB a Non-issue

Stocks Declined Globally as Expected, FB a Non-issue

Stocks Declined Globally as Expected, FB a Non-issue $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX Monday, stocks declined globally as expected, as a technology selloff sent the NAS indexes South of their lofty highs. Government bonds pared losses, Sterling rose on a Brexit breakthrough. Reports of a Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) data breach and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) efforts to […]

Obama Interfered in President Trump’s Election

Obama Interfered in President Trump’s Election

Obama Interfered in President Trump’s Election $FB President Barack Hussein Obama Pressured Mark Zuckerberg to Crush Trump on Facebook After Donald Trump’s election, Mark Zuckerberg came under tremendous pressure to use Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) for the Democrats’ Resistance. All the bludgeons were brought out: Russian bots, Fake News, that Facebook handed an unearned victory to President […]

President Trump Wins Big, MSM Ignores Real Story of Russian Indictments

President Trump Wins Big, MSM Ignores Real Story of Russian Indictments

President Trump Wins Big, MSM Ignores Real Story of Russian Indictments $TWTR, $FB Saturday, US President Donald Trump discussed the charges filed by FBI special counselor Robert Mueller against Russian nationals, referencing a NY-P piece that had the headline, “Charges Deal Don a Big Win.” NY-P writer Michael Goodwin “succinctly states ‘the Russians had no […]

Bitcoin Seeing its Worst Monthly Decliner Since December 2013

Bitcoin Seeing its Worst Monthly Decliner Since December 2013

Bitcoin Seeing its Worst Monthly Decliner Since December 2013 $BTCUSD,$FB Cryptocurrencies are extending losses with Bitcoin headed for its worst monthly decliner since December 2013 on the last day of January trading as US regulators ramp up their scrutiny of one of the world’s largest digital currency exchanges while Facebook Inc. (NYSE:FB) is banning ads tied to […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $AMZN, $EAT, $CME, $FB, $FL,$GE Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Street’s Top analysts outlook for Key issues for Friday, […]

The Trump Rally is the Longest in History, 396 Days Running

The Trump Rally is the Longest in History, 396 Days Running

The Trump Rally is the Longest in History, 396 Days Running $SPY Tuesday, US stocks advanced again, as strong results from Netflix helped lift the S&P 500, and NAS Comp, as the DJIA underperformed. The S&P 500 has reached a streak of 396 trading days without a 5% pullback. Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) touched a record high […]

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Warns, “…not good for democracy”

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Warns, “…not good for democracy”

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Warns, “not good for democracy” $FB Monday, Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) warned that it can offer no assurance that social media was good for democracy, but the company said it was trying what it could to stop alleged meddling in elections. The sharing of false or misleading headlines on social media has become a […]

The Numbers That Support The Trump Stock Rally

The Numbers That Support The Trump Stock Rally

The Numbers That Support The Trump Stock Rally $SPY, $AMZN, $FB, $GOOGL, $MSFT Pundits and talking heads are suggesting worries of a ‘Blow Off” Top to the record-high stock market because equities are overpriced. But a close look finds that the market’s current value is not extreme. After a series of record-breaking closes for US stocks […]

Bad Week for Facebook, News and Revenge Porn

Bad Week for Facebook, News and Revenge Porn

Bad Week for Facebook, News and Revenge Porn $FB Nasdaq:FB Shares in Facebook dropped by more than 4 percent ahead of Friday’s opening bell after the CEO announced changes to the platform’s centerpiece news feed, which he said would hit user engagement in the near term. The company is planning to change the filter for […]

#FakeNews and Facebook

#FakeNews and Facebook

#FakeNews and Facebook The biggest social media network in the world is overhauling its News Feed to “spark conversations” instead of promoting businesses. However, there are concerns the updates could exacerbate the spread of fake news. Facebook announced on Thursday it will be making changes to its News Feed in order to “prioritize posts that […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $GOOGL, $AVP, $BAC, $FB, $INTC Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Street’s Top analysts outlook for Key issues for Friday, […]

Ending Net Neutrality Means Restoring ‘Free and Open’ Internet

Ending Net Neutrality Means Restoring ‘Free and Open’ Internet

Ending Net Neutrality Means Restoring ‘Free and Open’ Internet $FB, $NFLX, $AMZN, $GOOGL Friday, Federal Communication Commission Chairman Ajit Pai defended the vote to end net neutrality, saying critics are getting “everything wrong” about the decision when they say it will ruin the internet. “The free and open internet we had prior to 2015 is the one […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights One of Facebook’s earliest executives has said the social network is “destroying how society works” and that he feels “tremendous guilt” about his work. Chamath Palihapitiya, who joined Facebook in 2007, accused it of “programming” its users and said he no longer uses the website or allows his children to […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Launching Messenger For Kids

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Launching Messenger For Kids

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Launching Messenger For Kids FACEBOOK is coming for your kids. The social media giant is launching a messaging app for children to chat with their parents and with friends approved by their parents. The free app is aimed at kids under 13, who can’t yet have their own accounts under Facebook’s rules, […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights Facebook is threatening to lock users out of their accounts unless they upload a ‘clear’ photo of their face. The new identity verification system is the social network’s latest attempt to curb the spread of artificially intelligent “bots” – software applications that run automated tasks over the internet. Facebook is […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights From the corridors of Congress to the hallways of the Houses of Parliament, politicians are becoming increasingly worried about what Facebook is costing society. But the financial cost to Facebook itself to try to clean up its social media platform could be high too, even if investors appear to have […]

The Once Mighty Time, Inc. Gobbled Up By GOP Backed Cash

The Once Mighty Time, Inc. Gobbled Up By GOP Backed Cash

The Once Mighty Time, Inc. Gobbled Up By GOP Backed Cash $MDP, $TIME, $TWX Des Moines, Iowa based Meredith Corp. (NYSE:MDP) agreed to acquire Time Inc. (NYSE:TIME) for $2.8-B including debt, swallowing the once-mighty home of Fortune and Sports Illustrated after the internet age wreaked havoc on the most prestigious magazine titles. The 18.50/share offer […]

US Stock Indexes Post Record Highs, Tech and Energy Outperform

US Stock Indexes Post Record Highs, Tech and Energy Outperform

US Stock Indexes Post Record Highs, Tech and Energy Outperform $DIA, $SPY, $QQQ, $VXX On this sleepy Friday The Trump Rally extended, as stocks set more records in post-Holiday trading as technology companies outperformed, and Energy companies rose with the price of Crude Oil. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose 5.34 points, or 0.2%, to […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $FB,  $KMB, $SQ, $X, $YELP Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Street’s Top analysts upgrades, downgrades and initiations for Friday, as follows: Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights Facebook’s fight to kill fake news may hurt its profit margin Zuckerberg said Facebook will be “investing at a much higher level.” The company said operating expenses would rise 45 percent to 60 percent in 2018 Analysts are expecting Facebook revenue to rise 30 percent next year. Facebook, Inc. is […]

Expecting DOJ to Release Anti-Trump Fake Fusion Dossier Payor

Expecting DOJ to Release Anti-Trump Fake Fusion Dossier Payor

Expecting DOJ to Release Anti-Trump Fake Fusion Dossier Payor $FB, $CBS, $CMCSA, $TWX, $FOX President Donald Trump slammed the Russia investigation and the media Saturday, calling on the US Justice Department (DOJ) to disclose who paid for the unsubstantiated dossier after Fusion GPS officials invoked the Fifth Amendment before Congress. Here are his Twitter posts: […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights Facebook is planning to fight possible election rigging with help from people with national security clearances, according to a new report. The world’s largest social network is planning to hire people with national security clearances to prevent foreign governments from using its service to impact elections, Bloomberg is reporting, citing […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Slammed for Selling Fake News

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Slammed for Selling Fake News

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Slammed for Selling Fake News “I make money from Facebook for my fake content in order to pay Facebook to promote my fake stories,” said Professor Chaos in one of the most brutal and succinct criticisms of the social network to date. The latest episode of South Park pulled no punches in […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $ABBV, $GOOGL, $AMZN, $FB, $SLB, $V, $WMT Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Street’s Top analysts upgrades, downgrades and initiations for Thursday, as follows: AbbVie […]

Major Fraud at Social Media Networks

Major Fraud at Social Media Networks

Major Fraud at Social Media Networks Facebook and other Social Networks have been revealed as frauds. They promote #FAKENEWS and bury real stories. Project Veritas has revealed a video editor for the New York Times lying about his relationship with former FBI director James Comey, while also claiming to slant stories against President Donald Trump […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights Critics blast Facebook’s Zuckerberg for ‘magical’ virtual reality tour of Puerto Rico devastation Facebook’s chief live-streamed a virtual reality video of his 3-D cartoon self in hurricane-smashed Puerto Rico Online users called Zuckerberg a “heartless billionaire” Zuckerberg used the video to talk about Facebook’s donation to relief efforts and the […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights FOR THE MOMENT, it looks like the American people won’t be be able to see Russian-linked social-media ads that were used to influence the 2016 election.During a press conference on Wednesday, Senator Mark Warner, a Democrat from Virginia, said it is important that During a press conference on Wednesday, Senator […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights Facebook says 10 million people saw Russian-bought political ads Facebook said roughly 10 million people saw the ads bought by Russian groups trying to influence the 2016 U.S. election Some of the ads were paid for in Russian currency, the company said in a statement Facebook also said it’s “possible” […]

Bitcoin Trading Applications Snagged at SEC

Bitcoin Trading Applications Snagged at SEC

Bitcoin Trading Applications Snagged at SEC $BTCSD, $ICE An effort to allow investors to trade digital currencies as easily as stocks stumbled when backers withdrew 2 proposals to list Bitcoin funds. Intercontinental Exchange Inc.’s (ICE) NYSE Arca exchange Wednesday withdrew an application with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to list Grayscale Investments LLC’s […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) To Testify On Russian Influence

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) To Testify On Russian Influence

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) To Testify On Russian Influence Facebook, Google, Twitter asked to testify on Russian meddling Executives from Facebook, Alphabet’s Google, and Twitter have been asked to testify before the U.S. Congress in coming weeks. Lawmakers are probing Russia’s alleged interference in the 2016 U.S. election, committee sources said on Wednesday. A Senate aide […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Russia To Ban Facebook?

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Russia To Ban Facebook?

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Russia To Ban Facebook? Russia will block access to Facebook next year unless the social network complies with a law that requires websites which store the personal data of Russian citizens to do so on Russian servers, Russian news agencies reported on Tuesday. The threat was made by Russia’s communications watchdog Roskomnadzor, […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Under Investigation

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Under Investigation

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Under Investigation Facebook Inc. finds itself at the red-hot center of the investigation into Russia’s clandestine involvement in the 2016 U.S. election. The social-media giant said it has so far found $100,000 in advertising spending linked to the Internet Research Agency, a Russian troll farm with ties to the Kremlin. The company […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Big Brothers Eyes

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Big Brothers Eyes

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Big Brothers Eye Advertisers can now target Facebook users based on where they’ve been in the real world. The social network is allowing thousands of companies to serve ads specifically to people who have walked into their physical stores, in order to get them to come back. They can also choose to […]

Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) Suspends 300-K Accounts Tied to Terrorism

Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) Suspends 300-K Accounts Tied to Terrorism

Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) Suspends 300-K Accounts Tied to Terrorism $TWTR Twitter Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) said in a new report that improving automation tools are helping block accounts that promote terrorism and violence. In 1-H of Y 2017, Twitter said it suspended nearly 300,000 accounts globally linked to terrorism. Of those, roughly 95% were identified by the company’s […]

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Facing Congressional Action

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Facing Congressional Action

Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Facing Congressional Action $FB Legislative action is seen coming against Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and other tech giants, as a potentially important issue in the Y 2018 midterm elections. Both Republicans and Democrats have declared that more scrutiny, transparency and restrictions are needed. The criticism of the companies has become more pronounced since revelations about […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights Those Russia-linked Facebook ads are more than just a reason for concern — they could play an important role in one of the largest investigations in recent memory. CNN sources understand that Facebook has supplied the ads and “related information” to special counsel Robert Mueller and team after they obtained […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights Facebook Inc (FB, -1.24%) this week stopped advertisers from targeting messages to people interested in topics such as “Jew haters ” and “how to burn Jews” after journalists inquired about it, the news organization ProPublica reported on Thursday. ProPublica, a nonprofit out let based in New York, said it found […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlighs

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlighs

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlighs Facebook Watch is barely out of the gate, but publishers are already trying to sell advertisers on sponsored shows on the fledgling video-viewing platform. Business Insider’s lifestyle brand Insider, for instance, has already premiered two shows for Watch, including “The Great Cheese Hunt” and “It’s Cool, But Does It Really […]

Can Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Police Fake News

Can Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Police Fake News

Can Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Police Fake News Facebook on Monday said that pages that make a habit of linking to bogus news stories will no longer be able to advertise at the world’s leading online social network. The move is the latest shot fired by Facebook in its war against ‘fake news’ used to deceive […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Trying To Fight Fake News? Or Real News?

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Trying To Fight Fake News? Or Real News?

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Trying To Fight Fake News? Or Real News? Facebook says it’s taking another step against Pages that share fabricated news stories. The company has already been working with outside fact-checkers like Snopes and the AP to flag inaccurate news stories. (These aren’t supposed to be stories that are disputed for reasons of […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Privacy Concerns With Amazon Echo Competitor

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Privacy Concerns With Amazon Echo Competitor

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Privacy Concerns With Amazon Echo Competitor While developing its forthcoming video chat device for the home, Facebook has been haunted by its own reputation as a harvester of personal information. The company is currently building an Amazon Echo competitor with a screen that’s internally referred to as Aloha, according to people familiar […]

The Birth of Antifa and The Lefts Roadmap To A New America

The Birth of Antifa and The Lefts Roadmap To A New America

The Birth of Antifa and The Lefts Roadmap To A New America $GOOGL, $FB Many Americans refuse to believe and are on some level of denial of the fact that the left seeks to upend American culture and rewrite history.  It seems unimaginable that America has within its borders people who not only reject the […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Facial Recognition Raises Fear

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Facial Recognition Raises Fear

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Facial Recognition Raises Fear Facebook is developing a video chat device that can recognise users’ faces, according to a new report. The box is said to be similar to the Amazon Echo Show, and will feature a camera, touchscreen and speakers. However, a person familiar with the project says consumers have told […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights Facebook just put one of its most important execs in charge of hardware Facebook has put veteran executive Andrew Bosworth in charge of all consumer hardware Bosworth was most recently vice president of Facebook’s ads and business platform Facebook is reportedly building a video chat device, code-named ‘Aloha,’ it will […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights Facebook explained why it won’t let your parents read your messages, in a post in its Hard Questions series today about social networking after death. Facebook admits it doesn’t have all the answers, but it has come up with some decent solutions to some issues with what it calls Memorialized […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights Facebook updated its camera application on Tuesday with fun new features, including the ability to create GIFs and add filters to live broadcasts. They’re silly, but your kids might get a kick out of them. Unlike many of Facebook’s recent updates, this isn’t an obvious copy of any specific Snapchat […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Knew Of Snapchats Struggles Before Public

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Knew Of Snapchats Struggles Before Public

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Knew Of Snapchats Struggles Before Public Over the weekend the New York Times reported (paywall) that Facebook had stealthily released a photo-sharing app in the Chinese iOS App Store translated as “Colorful Balloons.” The news spread rapidly around English-language media, as it marked the first sign that the company is indeed attempting […]

The Big Q: Is California ‘Cracking Up”

The Big Q: Is California ‘Cracking Up”

The Big Q: Is California ‘Cracking Up” $AAPL, $FB, $GOOGL Corporate profits at California-based transnational corporations such as Apple, Facebook, and Google are hitting record highs. California housing prices from La Jolla to Berkeley along the Pacific Coast can top $1,000 a sqf It seems as if all of China is willing to pay premium […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Wants To Produce Original Video Content

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Wants To Produce Original Video Content

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Wants To Produce Original Video Content FACEBOOK IS MOVING into short-form, professional video with Watch. It is a latecomer to the field, following similar moves by rivals such as Twitter, Snap, Spotify and Reddit. But Facebook could still wind up being a big winner. More than 30 partners, including A&E, Hearst, and […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Competing Against YouTube

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Competing Against YouTube

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Competing Against YouTube Facebook just announced a YouTube competitor called Watch Facebook Watch will let users discover videos outside their own feeds more easily It will also let users subscribe to content from providers such as Major League Baseball The YouTube competitor is rolling out to a limited audience now Facebook, Inc. […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Changes Terms On ‘Accidental Clicks’

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Changes Terms On ‘Accidental Clicks’

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Changes Terms On ‘Accidental Clicks’ Advertisers on Facebook’s Audience Network will no longer have to worry that they’re paying for users who accidentally clicked on their ads. I’m betting we’ve all had moments where we were scrolling or swiping or clicking through a website/mobile app and we ended up clicking on an […]

Hong Kong is the World’s Top Stock Market

Hong Kong is the World’s Top Stock Market

Hong Kong is the World’s Top Stock Market $HSI, $TCEHY, $PNGAY, $AAPL, $FB Among the world’s biggest stock markets, there have not been any better investments YTD than Hong Kong’s Hang Seng Index But under the surface of that 25% rise, gains are getting more concentrated, and that means for some shares, volatility is on […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Moving Into Physical Devices

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Moving Into Physical Devices

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Moving Into Physical Devices Facebook Inc. is working on a video chat device for the home — the first major hardware product from its experimental Building 8 lab. Featuring a laptop-sized touchscreen, the device represents a new product category and could be announced as soon as next spring’s F8 developer conference, according […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) AI Created Its Own Language

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) AI Created Its Own Language

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) AI Created Its Own Language Facebook shut down a pair of its artificial intelligence robots after they invented their own, creepy language. Researchers at Facebook Artificial Intelligence Research built a chatbot earlier this year that was meant to learn how to negotiate by mimicking human trading and bartering. But when the social […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $C, $FB, $HTZ, $HLT, $ULTA Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets Top analysts upgrades, downgrades and initiations […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights Facebook could jumpstart its Snapchat clone by letting social media stars and public figures post Stories publicly. When Facebook Stories launched globally in March, you could only share to all their friends or a subset of them. Now if you allow public followers, you can post your Story publicly so […]

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations

Wall Street’s Top Analysts Upgrades, Downgrades & Initiations $BA, $FB, $NEM, $PYPL Daily HeffX-LTN reviews Wall Street analysts research reports to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some reports cover stocks to buy, and others cover stocks to sell or avoid. Below is a list of Wall Streets top analysts upgrades, downgrades and initiations for […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Releasing Facebook TV In August?

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Releasing Facebook TV In August?

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Releasing Facebook TV In August? Facebook TV is reportedly coming in two weeks, according to Bloomberg. TV partners are already being asked to submit the first episodes of their “spotlight” shows. These will be inexpensive, five- to 10-minute shows that are owned by the media companies that have partnered with Facebook, with […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Cafeteria Workers Demand Raises

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Cafeteria Workers Demand Raises

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Cafeteria Workers Demand Raises Hundreds of Facebook cafeteria workers demand a raise Facebook’s cafeteria workers, facing Silicon Valley’s extreme cost of living, vote to unionize. Today the average service worker there makes about $20 per hour, or $41,600 a year. Facebook’s own employees, meanwhile, earn six figures or more. Facebook, Inc. is […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights According to William Blair analyst Ralph Schackart, who along with his team of research analysts met with advertising executives and ad buyers, they found Facebook is the leader when it comes to advertising spending, backing the analysts’ bullish stance on Facebook and its stock. Some of the ad buyers the […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights Facebook is rolling out a new feature called “Groups for Pages,” which will let artists, brands, businesses and newspapers create their own fan clubs. The company says the idea stems from two reporters at The Washington Post who started a Facebook group called PostThis, where they interact with some of […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights With Facebook’s newest feature, a musician could run an on-site fan club, a brand could organize its ambassadors and a newspaper could discuss articles with just its top readers. Today Facebook globally launched Groups for Pages, allowing the 70 million Pages on Facebook to create their own distinct communities and […]

Facebook Inc. Bar Set Low

Facebook Inc. Bar Set Low

Facebook is set to unveil earnings on Wednesday, July 26th, top pick for S&P Global portfolio manager Erin Gibbs. The company has a strong history of surpassing analysts’ earnings estimates. Valuation has come down to reasonable levels, at 32 x (times) forward earnings, given the lowered growth estimate for the next 12 months. The estimate for […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Facebook Tries To Fight Fake News

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Facebook Tries To Fight Fake News

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Facebook Tries To Fight Fake News Livetradingnews is worried that Facebook will not be fighting Fake News, but censoring real news. Until now, any Facebook Page that posted a link could change the headline, body text and image that appeared in the News Feed preview. That allowed fake news distributors to bait-and-switch […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights The Apache Foundation has declared that none of its new software projects can include Facebook’s booby-trapped BSD-licensed code. The foundation’s legal affairs director, Chris Mattmann, said over the weekend that libraries, frameworks and tools covered by Facebook’s open-source-ish BSD-plus-Patents license should not be absorbed into any new projects. “No new […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Fights Government Access To Its Data

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Fights Government Access To Its Data

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Fights Government Access To Its Data As Facebook is running out of places to put ads in News Feed, its core money maker, it is now turning to its other platforms — WhatsApp, Messenger and Instagram — for revenue growth. According to a report in ReCode, Facebook has determined that it can’t […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Wireless VR Headset

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Wireless VR Headset

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Wireless VR Headset Facebook plans to unveil the new cheaper, wireless VR headset later in 2018, according to Bloomberg. The company hopes that the wireless headset will bridge the gap between expensive, high-end VR often used for gaming and the cheap VR headsets that link to smartphones. “We don’t have a product […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Offers To Help Congress With Net-Neutrality Regulations

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Offers To Help Congress With Net-Neutrality Regulations

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) Offers To Help Congress With Net-Neutrality Regulations In an effort to seemingly combine a couple of the top tech trends of the year, Facebook will soon be allowing users of its Oculus Rift virtual reality system to live stream themselves inside VR to their Facebook friends and followers as avatars. The Facebook Live […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights Facebook continues to censor anti-Islam post while promoting pro-Islam posts. Facebook is to build its own “village” of 1,500 homes for workers struggling to pay soaring rents as the housing crisis in Silicon Valley deepens. The social networking company has submitted plans to the local council to create a new […]

Europe’s Mass Migration: The Leaders Vs The People

Europe’s Mass Migration: The Leaders Vs The People

Europe’s Mass Migration: The Leaders Vs The People $MSFT, $FB Philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates recently said in an interview: “…you want to demonstrate generosity and take in refugees. But the more generous you are, the more word gets around about this — which in turn motivates more people to leave Africa. Germany cannot […]

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) HEFFX Highlights There are four different types of Facebook user, ranging from people who use the social network to build on real-world relationships, to those focussed on “likes” and attention, researchers claim. A new study labels the site’s two billion monthly users as relationship builders, town criers, selfies, or window shoppers, using […]

Stress and Anxiety in The Digital Age

Stress and Anxiety in The Digital Age

Stress and Anxiety in The Digital Age $GOOG, $AAPL, $FB, $SNAP In this Digital Age the Internet has put connecting with friends, colleagues, partners  associates,  partners, and lots of other good stuff at our fingertips.. However, while digital connections have a clear advantages, “digital dependence” does not. Dependence on digital communication presents several physical and […]

Media Companies Irked By Facebook’s (NASDAQ:FB) Partnership Policies

Media Companies Irked By Facebook’s (NASDAQ:FB) Partnership Policies

Media Companies Irked By Facebook’s (NASDAQ:FB) Partnership Policies $FB Facebook’s (NASDAQ:FB) efforts to build a library of high-end original videos are getting a shrug from some outlets that are reportedly sick of the way the company has treated them. “Media companies are like serfs working Facebook’s land,” the Chief Executive of the industry trade group Digital […]

Computer Software is Disrupting Traditional Industries Worldwide

Computer Software is Disrupting Traditional Industries Worldwide

Computer Software is Disrupting Traditional Industries Worldwide $IBM, $FB, $AMZN, $GOOGL, $MSFT Software will disrupt most traditional industries everywhere in the next 5-10 years. Uber is a software tool, they do not own cars not 1, and are now the biggest taxi company in the world Airbnb is now the biggest hotel company in the […]