Facebook shares rose on Wednesday after the social network reported a surprisingly strong 63 percent rise in profit and an increase in users, with no sign that business was hurt by a recent mishandling of personal data.
Strong growth in ad sales on Google search and YouTube were not enough to offset a surge in costs at parent Alphabet Inc that shrank the first-quarter operating margin, leaving shares flat after hours on Monday.
Zooey Deschanel's HelloGiggles has published its first print issue. The lifestyle brand focused on millennial fashion, beauty, and curated essays will publish two issues per year with an initial circulation of 500,000.
Facebook Inc said on Tuesday it would continue requiring people to accept targeted ads as a condition of using its service, a stance that may help keep its business model largely intact despite a new European Union privacy law.
Karl Lagerfeld has sparked his latest media furor, after the fashion designer told a French indie magazine that he was “fed up” with the #MeToo movement. Leading actress Rose McGowan to brand him a "dinosaur misogynist."
Launchmetrics has released its 4th “State of Influencer Marketing” report, revealing a number of trends, including skews in target demographics, changes in influencer remuneration and the rise of micro-influencers.
The European Union’s top antitrust regulator, Margrethe Vestager, has made it her mission to stem alleged anti-competitive abuses by big American tech companies, threatening as recently as last month to break up Alphabet Inc’s Google.
The Facebook Chief Executive on Tuesday navigated through the first of two U.S. congressional hearings without making any further promises to support new legislation or change how the social network does business.
Condé Nast International is to launch GQ Middle East in a license agreement with ITP Media Group - a surprise move as Condé Nast already works with ITP’s regional rival Nervora, the publisher of Vogue Arabia.
Dove has formed a two-year partnership with Cartoon Network to create youth-oriented programming designed to deliver a self esteem-boosting message of body positivity through the channel's Steven Universe show.