The company said Wednesday that it plans to sell 70 million shares to the public starting Thursday.
Facebook wants other data-driven organizations to use, and it hopes, refine Presto, its SQL query engine.
Facebook is reported to be contemplating a technology that will allow it to track the cursor movements of its users.
Internet companies in the U.S. are demanding that the surveillance practices of the U.S. should be reformed to enhance privacy protections and provide "appropriate oversight and accountability mechanisms."
Facebook makes almost half of its ad revenue from the ads you see on your phone.
Mobile is a critical area of Facebook’s business as more Internet users migrate away from the desktop in favor smartphones and tablets.
Zuckerberg says hardware isn't part of Facebook's mobile-first strategy. So what's up with the BlackBerry meetings?
Why log in once when you can log in twice? Two-factor authentication can give you some added protection, and it's fairly easy to set up.
The Hadoop programming framework may be synonymous with the "big data" movement but it's not the only tool companies need to derive insights from massive stores of unstructured information, according to Facebook analytics chief Ken Rudin.