|会社名||Facebook Inc （フェイスブック）|
|業種||インタ―ネットサ―ビス IT・通信 （IT & Communications）|
|概要||事業概要 フェイスブック(Facebook Inc)はモバイル・デバイス及びパソコンを使用して連絡・共有できるようにする製品を開発する。同社の製品はFacebook、Instagram、Messenger、WhatsApp及びOculusを含む。Facebookは人々がモバイル・デバイス及びパソコンで相互的に連絡・共有・発見・通信することを可能にするモバイル・アプリケーションとウェブサイトである。人々はInstagramを使用して、写真とビデオを撮ること、フィルター効果でカスタマイズすること、写真フィードで友人・フォロワーと共有すること、並びに友人に送信することができる。Messengerはプラットフォーム・デバイスでのメッセージング・アプリケーションである。WhatsApp Messengerは世界中に使用されるメッセージング・アプリケーションであり、各種モバイル・プラットフォームに利用できる。Oculusバーチャル・リアリティ技術とコンテンツ・プラットフォームは人々がゲームをすること、コンテンツを消費すること及び他人とつながることを可能にする会話型環境を作成する。 フェイスブックはソ―シャルネットワ―ク・ウェブサイト｢facebook.com｣を運営。主な機能に個人や団体のペ―ジの他、チャット、ライブストリ―ミング｢facebookライブ｣、仮想通貨｢facebookクレジット｣がある。また、モバイル端末間でテキスト送信を行う「messenger」、写真や動画を共有できる「instagram」も提供 Facebook, Inc. operates as a social networking company worldwide. The company engages in the development of social media applications for people to connect through mobile devices, personal computers, and other surfaces. It enables users to share opinions, ideas, photos, videos, and other activities online. The firm's products include Facebook, Instagram, Messenger, WhatsApp, and Oculus. Facebook was founded by Mark Elliot Zuckerberg, Dustin Moskovitz, Chris R. Hughes, Andrew McCollum, and Eduardo P. Saverin on February 4, 2004 and is headquartered in Menlo Park, CA.|
|本社所在地||1601 Willow Road Menlo Park CA 94025 USA|
|代表者氏名||Mark Zuckerberg マーク・エリオット・ザッカーバーグ|
|代表者役職名||Chairman of the Board Chief Executive Officer Founder 取締役会長 最高経営責任者 創業者|
|市場名||NASDAQ National Market System|
A 22-year-old Chick-fil-A employee is going viral for saving a woman and her children in a storm — and it shows why the fast-food chain is winning over customers with kindness 2020/01/14 21:18:24 Business Insider
Chick-fil-A is winning people over with kindness. Lauren Langley's Facebook post about an Alabama Chick-fil-A employee's act of heroism has been shared more than 13,000 times since she posted it on Saturday. According to the post, two Chick-fil-A employees rescued Langley and her sons from their car in the middle of a heavy storm and offered them shelter in the restaurant. "I didn't really do that to be thanked," the 22-year-old team lead who helped bring Langley and her two sons to safety told Business Insider. Sign up for Business Insider's retail newsletter, The Drive-Thru. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Chick-fil-A employees have done it again. A post about an employee at a Guntersville, Alabama, Chick-fil-A was shared more than 13,000 times on Facebook, highlighting yet another instance of the chain's trademark kindness. The post , written by customer Lauren Langley on Saturday, details an employee's act of heroism, saying he saved Langley and her sons from their car in the middle of a heavy storm on Saturday and offered them shelter in the restaurant.
The Trump trade team plans to keep $360 billion worth of China tariffs in place despite phase-one deal 2020/01/14 21:10:57 Markets Insider
The Trump administration has no current plans to lift the more than $360 billion worth of tariffs it has levied against China since 2018. "There is no agreement for future reduction in tariffs," Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said in a joint statement to Business Insider. The two sides are expected to sign an interim trade agreement on Wednesday. Visit Business Insider's homepage here . The Trump administration has no current plans to lift the more than $360 billion worth of tariffs it has levied against China since 2018, despite an interim trade agreement that was expected to ease tensions between the two sides. "There are no other oral or written agreements between the United States and China on these matters, and there is no agreement for future reduction in tariffs," Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer said in a joint statement to Business Insider. "Any rumors to the contrary are categorically false." The joint statement was first given to Bloomberg, which earlier reported that tariffs wouldn't be removed before the presidential election in November.
Facebook and Google Are Each Making Intriguing E-Commerce Moves 2020/01/14 20:58:14 TheStreet
The tech giants are each wagering that new e-commerce and payments features for their platforms will boost their ad sales….FB
'Star Wars' star Mark Hamill says he quit Facebook over its stance on political ads — but he's still posting to Instagram, which Facebook owns (FB) 2020/01/14 20:52:24 Business Insider
"Star Wars" actor Mark Hamill announced on Sunday that he was quitting Facebook in protest of the company's handling of political ads. There's only one problem: Hamill has been posting frequently since then to Instagram , which Facebook owns. The company's stance on fact-checking political ads — specifically, that it won't — has been heavily criticized since it announced the policy last October. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. "Star Wars" star Mark Hamill may have made a public show of deleting his Facebook account , but it appears he's having a tough time letting go of one of the company's other apps: Instagram. The actor announced in a tweet on Sunday that he was deleting his Facebook account in protest due to the company's stance on fact-checking political ads — specifically, that it won't — and CEO Mark Zuckerberg's refusal to amend the policy. "So disappointed that Mark Zuckerberg values profit more than truthfulness that I've decided to delete my Facebook account," Hamill wrote. "I know this is a big 'Who Cares?' for the world at large, but I'll sleep better at night." So disappointed that #MarkZuckerberg values profit more than truthfulness that I've decided to delete my @Facebook account.
A Swiss bank is giving clients the chance to bet up to $40 million on the US election outcome 2020/01/14 20:32:43 Business Insider
Private Swiss bank Julius Baer Group is selling structured notes that strictly hinge on the outcome of the upcoming US presidential election, Bloomberg reported Tuesday. The firm is offering up to $40 million worth of notes tied to two baskets of American stocks. The "Democrat Victory" note is tied to Ford , Home Depot , and Walmart , among other companies. The "Republican Victory" note is tied to tech and finance stocks, including Amazon , Facebook , and Visa . Visit the Business Insider homepage for more stories . A Swiss bank is selling structured notes that strictly hinge on the outcome of the 2020 US presidential election, Bloomberg reported Tuesday. Julius Baer Group is offering up to $40 million of notes tied to two baskets of American stocks. The vehicles are meant to profit should their corresponding political party take the White House in 2020. The bank's structured notes mature in one year, and holders will be paid the performance of the included stocks on the maturation date, Bloomberg reported.
Mark Hamill quits Facebook, saying Mark Zuckerberg ‘values profit more than truthfulness’ 2020/01/13 18:13:00 MarketWatch
The ‘Star Wars’ icon slammed Facebook’s political ads policy
'Star Wars' star Mark Hamill just announced that he's deleting his Facebook account: 'I'll sleep better at night' 2020/01/13 18:10:42 Business Insider
Mark Hamill announced he would delete his Facebook account in a tweet on Sunday. The "Star Wars" star said he was protesting Facebook's decision to allow political ads that include false statements or misinformation. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has defended the decision as an effort to protect free speech. Now that he's deleting Facebook, Hamill wrote, "I'll sleep better at night." Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Mark Hamill is rebelling against Facebook's social media empire. The "Star Wars" star said in a tweet on Sunday that he would delete his account on the social network to protest Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's refusal to budge on Facebook's policy that allows political ads that make false statements. So disappointed that #MarkZuckerberg values profit more than truthfulness that I've decided to delete my @Facebook account. I know this is a big "Who Cares?" for the world at large, but I'll sleep better at night. #PatriotismOverProfits 🇲🇾>💰 https://t.co/seb2eJMTo6 — Mark Hamill (@HamillHimself) January 12, 2020 Facebook exempts politicians from its fact-checking policies, allowing political ads to include inaccuracies, misinformation, and propaganda.
The Trump administration plans to lift currency manipulator label against China, report says 2020/01/13 17:42:55 Business Insider
The Trump administration reportedly plans to reverse its August decision to label China a currency manipulator. The designation was a largely symbolic move that had fanned tensions between the largest economies amid a broader economic dispute. The Treasury report on currency practices could be released before the US and China meet Wednesday to sign an interim trade agreement, according to Bloomberg. Visit Business Insider's homepage here . The Trump administration reportedly plans to reverse its August decision to label China a currency manipulator, a largely symbolic move that had fanned tensions between the largest economies amid a broader economic dispute. Bloomberg reported Monday that the Treasury Department would not charge China with unfairly weakening its currency in a semi-annual report expected to be released in the coming days. The White House referred Business Insider to the Treasury Department, which did not respond to an email requesting comment. The Treasury report on currency practices could be released before the US and China meet in Washington on Wednesday to sign an interim trade agreement, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg on the condition of anonymity.
Facebook releases low-latency online speech recognition framework 2020/01/13 17:30:12 VentureBeat
Facebook is releasing a speech recognition inference platform called wav2letter@anywhere for automatic speech recognition in the cloud and on the edge.
Facebook’s Displacement Maps track daily movements of populations displaced by natural disasters 2020/01/13 17:13:27 VentureBeat
The newest version of Facebook's Displacement Maps tracks the daily movements of populations displaced by natural disasters.
'I'm gutted, it's our favourite restaurant' - Popular Mexican-themed venue and waffle house are to shut 2020/01/11 05:00:00 StokeonTrentLive
The owner of Castros in Cheddleton announced the news on Facebook
Facebook, eBay Crack Down On Fake Reviews At UK Watchdog's Request - News Nation 2020/01/11 03:21:28 News Nation
Facebook removed 188 pages and groups and disabled 24 accounts that were involved in the fake review trade, some on its Instagram platform.
Facebook's corporate comms have felt combative and sloppy since late 2018, and now even rank and file employees are facing public vilification (Ranjan Roy/Margins) 2020/01/11 00:45:02 Techmeme
Ranjan Roy / Margins : Facebook's corporate comms have felt combative and sloppy since late 2018, and now even rank and file employees are facing public vilification — Becoming the villain. — 5 hr — Ranjan here, writing about how Facebook's communication operations feel completely broken and wondering whether …
Celeste Barber's Facebook fundraising total of $50 million breaks world record 2020/01/10 23:57:46 7NEWS
The comedian's monumental fundraiser has drawn global attention and applause - and now it can add another feather to its cap.
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