Total advertising revenue was $12.78 billion, compared with analysts' estimate of $12.30 billion, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
In fact, mobile ad revenue for the year overall grew by 56 per cent over 2016, validating the company's investment into the platform and paving the way for its continued focus on mobile audiences, Sandberg said.
To increase connections and human interaction, Zuckerberg said the company would focus on expanding services that users already prefer, like Marketplace and Facebook groups.
Just like Facebook, there is good news and bad news for another tech leader Samsung.
It's important to note, however, that Facebook's fourth-quarter results were the last to be unaffected by the much-publicized news feed changes which came into effect the week of January 22, and which CEO Mark Zuckerberg said during the earnings call are likely to decrease average time spent on Facebook by five per cent. "By focusing on meaningful connections, our community and business will be stronger over the long term". After an initial dip after Facebook's earnings were first released Wednesday, the company's shares hit an all-time high on Thursday, jumping 4% based on all that optimism.
On the one hand, you have a company that's proven over and over that it's struggling to combat abuse of its platform.
While it is hard to pin down exactly what led to the lower engagement numbers, they may be due to the company's shift away from news and general saturation in the social media marketplace, said Kevin Krewell, principal analyst at Tirias Research. Facebookis on the list - but there are nine others you may be overlooking. There's no indication its ad margins are slowing down, and investors remain bullish on its ability to grow despite all the failures and criticism from the media and governments.
Facebook this week announced it will deliver more local news to United States users in its latest effort to manage the flow of information on the enormously-influential social network. "We surveyed small businesses in 18 countries and 57 per cent of them are employing more people due to growth in demand since joining Facebook". With all the problems Facebook is facing, reworking the News Feed to demand less attention from users could be risky.
This is important, especially if we remember that the Note 8 and the Galaxy S8 have only finished the Android Oreo beta period. After three beta releases, the company is not quite satisfied that the update is ready for general release.
The Company's restaurants serve a locally relevant menu of food and drinks sold at various price points in over 100 countries. The company has a market capitalization of $141,715.69, a P/E ratio of 24.77, a P/E/G ratio of 2.80 and a beta of 0.67.
In the letter she claimed that this was her son's final semester in college and he couldn't finish if the tuition wasn't paid. Also, Brinkley emphatically stated for the record she wanted no parts of where or who Meek was getting managed by.
Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond has been named as the replacement for an injured John Wall for the 2018 All-Star Game. Wall was selected by LeBron James for the All-Star team he will captain, with Wall's replacement to slide into that void.
However, for Blind, whose contract runs out next summer, time appears to be up, although a transfer to Roma appears to be hard . He was an immediate hit for United, with his intelligent play seeing him establish himself in a defensive midfield role.
President Thomas Bach arrived in South Korea on Tuesday to inspect preparations the upcoming PyeongChang Winter Olympics. They won't skate as a group until they land in Pyeongchang, practicing together all of four days before games begin.
If this motion for a vote passes, a vote No Confidence in the Board of Trustees will be held at the next Faculty Senate meeting. Wednesday, the second in six days following its acceptance of Lou Anna Simon's resignation as president on January 26.
The public USA document noted that inclusion on the list should "in no way be interpreted to impose sanctions" in of itself. Putin noted sarcastically that his name isn't on the list, saying of the omission: "It hurts".
Haig also worked at Northrop Grumman from 2004 to 2010, specializing in military platforms and technology, his LinkedIn indicates. January 30: Judge Timothy Williams has ruled that the coroner's reports related to the 1 October mass shooting must be released.
Prosecutors abandoned the case after a judge last week threw out the bribery charges related to Melgen's campaign donations. Prosecutors lacked smoking-gun evidence and failed to prove a corrupt bargain between the senator and the doctor, he said.
Organisers of the Sochi congress meant to bring together Syrians of all stripes to hammer out a new post-war constitution. Afterwards, they gave Turkey the authority to represent it at the summit, said the sources.
Khloé Kardashian's dog Gabbana dies
Khloe's little sister Kendall also posted a tribute, as the model said she'd "forever miss her kisses". She feels like her home will never feel the same without her in it.
ASIO Steps In To Secure Documents
They cover five separate governments, and numerous files would legally have remained secret for 20 years. They were both locked and no set of keys was provided with them.
CIA Director met Russian counterpart in US
Russian Federation denies it meddled and Trump dismissed the allegations of collusion as a political witch hunt. A spokesman for the Russian Embassy in Washington did not immediately respond to an e-mail seeking comment.
Obasanjo officially join Coalition for Nigeria movement
He also weighed in on ex-president Obasanjo's letter to Buhari, adding that Obasanjo was not in any position to give advice. He said the country was not going to get better except Nigerians come together to change the narrative and the situation.
A thank you to Alex Smith
ESPN reported up to six teams were involved in discussions with the Chiefs in trading for Smith . Washington is unlikely to be among the teams looking to move up for a quarterback now.