Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks to reporters during a media event at Facebook's Headquarters office in Menlo Park, California on Thursday, April 04, 2013. Facebook on Thursday unveiled a software suite which stakes out a 'home' on Android smartphones as it steps up its challenge to Apple and Google in the booming mobile market. Facebook called the new software 'a new way to turn your Android phone into a great, living, social phone.' The software, which allows users to see Facebook's 'Cover Feed' when they turn on their phones, will be available for download from Google's online Play shop in the United States starting April 12, Zuckerberg said.
Facebook, based in Menlo Park, California, has held talks to buy Waze for as much as $1 billion, two people familiar with the matter said earlier this month… Apple Inc. (AAPL), which distributes a competing mapping tool, is not currently part of the discussions, a person with knowledge of the matter said.
The Hot Studio team will be joining Facebook's Menlo Park and New York offices over the next few months to apply its talents to building products that serve the businesses and people who use the site, on the product design, communication design and content strategy teamsMore quotes »
Facebook 'Home' for Google Android phones unveiled
messages and status updates -- on a smartphone's home screen, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said at an event Thursday in Menlo Park , Calif. The downloadable application, available on phones that use Google Inc. 's Android operating system, also boasts improved Read more »
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Longtime Menlo School teacher, coach dies
Robert W.F. Jones, who for 40 years was associated with Menlo School as a teacher and coach, died June 7 at his home in Menlo Park from complications associated with leukemia. He was 77. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 29, at Dou 2:17 AM from Almanac News Read more »
Baby Zander steals show at Diaper Derby
wish he would've clapped for himself at the end," she said. The diaper derby was one of many highlights of this seventh Menlo Park downtown block party, hosted by the Menlo Park Chamber of Commerce. Children's activities such as basketball hoops, balloon animal-making 12:27 AM from Almanac News Read more »
Palo Alto, Ca Goes Solar, 80 Megawatts At 6.9 Cents Per Kilowatt-Hour
claim title to being the Heart of Silicon Valley (against the protestations of San Jose, Mountain View, Cupertino, and Menlo Park). The Northern California city is the home of Stanford University, Packard's garage, a high concentration of venture capitalists, 6/19/13 from GreentechMedia Read more »
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