ten years after its IPO, the battle to remain number one

ten years after its IPO, the battle to remain number one

It was May 18, 2012: Facebook’s IPO in the United States was supposed to be the financial event of the year, but it was a fiasco. At 38 dollars per share, investors find the asking price too high. However, this hiccup was short-lived: a few months later, the social network opened to the public in … Read more

how to recover all your personal information

how to recover all your personal information

Over the years, Facebook has generated an astronomical amount of personal data about its users. This information is the fuel of its economic model based on intense exchanges between advertisers and websites. Long unknown, the extent of this collection was revealed to the greatest number during the Cambridge Analytica affair, which forced the company to … Read more

Facebook is changing its name to Meta, announces Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook is changing its name to Meta, announces Mark Zuckerberg

Published on : 28/10/2021 – 22:00Modified : 29/10/2021 – 08:24 The Facebook group will now be called Meta, announced Mark Zuckerberg. This new name underlines the digital giant’s new priority, “metavers”, an online universe where users interact in shared virtual spaces. Facebook is changing its name to Meta, its co-founder and CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, announced … Read more

To counter the “Facebook files”, Mark Zuckerberg goes fishing for young people

To counter the “Facebook files”, Mark Zuckerberg goes fishing for young people

The boss of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, delivered on Monday for the first time to investors since the beginning of “Facebook files”. The entrepreneur sought to minimize the impact of this scandal with multiple revelations by assuring that Facebook would solve its problems by attracting young people more. A difficult strategy to understand. Salvation will come … Read more

Why does Facebook become Meta?

Why does Facebook become Meta?

Like Google in its time, now Alphabet, Facebook is changing its name so that its future products, such as a connected watch and the metaverse, cannot prevent the image of… Facebook — Discover TechPodthe bi-monthly resume of tech and mobility news! — You will also be interested It was at the very end of his … Read more

why some users need to enable it

why some users need to enable it

“You will lose access to your Facebook account until you activate it.” A few days ago, some Facebook users received this message about Facebook Protect telling them thatthey only had 15 days to activate it. This Facebook security system allows you to protect accounts exposed to cyberattacks like those of politicians, journalists or activists, says … Read more

The battle for attention, at the heart of the fight between Facebook and its competitors

The battle for attention, at the heart of the fight between Facebook and its competitors

“What we sell to Coca-Cola is free human brain time,” declared Patrick Le Lay, then CEO of the TF1 group, in 2004. Today, the new mass media still have the same objective: to persuade users to spend – or lose – their time on their platforms. When Mark Zuckerberg, the boss of Facebook, declares that … Read more

Ghislain Deslandes, ESCP Business School – Instagram and the others: the scourge of the dictatorship of images – About management

Ghislain Deslandes, ESCP Business School – Instagram and the others: the scourge of the dictatorship of images – About management

If you have spent eighty years on Instagram, you would only have time to see all the messages posted on this network for seven minutes. This example to show how the continuous effervescence of the creation of images made available to us reaches unimaginable proportions. Everything happens as if nothing could be invisible anymore, neither … Read more