Recent initiatives such as Internet.org and Project Loon seek to empower the world’s population with the same access to tools and information that helped facilitate the very success of their founding members, including Facebook and Google.

A wide gap between the developed and developing countries currently exists. In the United

It’s official — Facebook (FB) now trades on the Nasdaq.  Originally priced at $38 per share, after it’s first day of trading, nothing really happened.  Despite vast speculation and rumors surrounding the Silicon Valley IPO, all those rumors amounted to a gain of just 0.61% or a $0.23 total gain.

On May 3, 2012, LinkedIn announced that they will acquire SlideShare for about $119M in cash and stock. LinkedIn and SlideShare worked well together in the past, so I expect this acquisition to bring their partnership to even greater heights! While LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network with 161

John Beiswenger initiated a lawsuit in a federal court in Pennsylvania against the makers of Assassin’s Creed for copyright infringement on April 17. Beiswenger seeks as much as $5.25 Million in damages as well as a preliminary injunction to stop the release of Assassin’s Creed III, which is scheduled for release later this year.

Beiswenger is

Instagram’s slogan: “Fast beautiful photo sharing.”  Although facebook’s open graph and timeline have certainly improved mobile photo sharing for Facebook users, I think most people would agree that the mobile Facebook photo sharing experience is anything but those four words that Founder Kevin Systrom uses to describe his $1 billion app

OMGPOP, a social gaming developer/publisher, released this wildly addicting, yet incredibly entertaining game called Draw Something back in February. This pictionary-like game has been downloaded over 35 million times, soaring to the top of the gaming charts as the #1 Overall Paid and Free App! I’m sure you’ve  heard of this game already

Facebook acquired 750 patents from IBM that “cover various technologies such as software and networking,” as reported by Brian Womack in Bloomberg. In light of Yahoo’s recent allegations against Facebook for infringing on 10 of their patents regarding website functions and webpage advertising, this acquisition of 750 of IBM’s patents will