The Mountain View-based site points to expansion into China as a primary growth strategy. But analysts question whether it can succeed in China given different hiring culture, censorship and high regulation.
Facebook is acquiring virtual reality tech company Oculus VR. But long before Tuesday, people have been looking at virtual reality to study human behavior and social interactions, and to explore VR’s practical use.
Many longtime residents and housing advocates worry that East Palo Alto will become inaccessible to the people it has traditionally served since its incorporation 30 years ago.
Unlike East Coast business elite, Silicon Valley overwhelmingly supported President Obama’s re-election campaign.
With Facebook’s recent pledge to encourage bicycling to its new headquarters in Menlo Park, cyclists are about to reach peak numbers on the Peninsula. But not everyone is spinning with joy.
Combine small teams, personal passion and a large accessible market and small game makers have the ingredients for a creative explosion.
It’s a scary world out there — and increasingly so for Internet execs.
Menlo Park officials will soon vote on Facebook’s plans for campus expansion, but neighboring East Palo Alto residents fear increased traffic and say they’ve been ignored in the planning process.
Facebook’s IPO filing Wednesday earned positive attention, but some Stanford students said they shied away from jobs there because they perceive it as being too large for individual employees to have an impact.