A new survey by Pew Research found that nearly 1 in 10 US adults get news on Twitter, and those users tend to be younger than average and better educated.
The social media company holds no patent on its technology and doesn't produce a thing. Without users and content, it's worthless.
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The unveiling of a tool to help Facebook users find personalized results and trusted recommendations opens a door to new partnerships for the Web portal.
The photo-sharing site, which hoped to make money from pictures that users post, has dropped a plan to sell those images to advertisers.
The Dow loses all of an 82-point gain as Wall Street ramps up after Hurricane Sandy. Recovery prospects boost Home Depot and Lowe's. Apple sags on management turmoil. Cirrus Logic's Apple business boosts profits. Oil and gold move up.
Facebook is no upgrade from Web 1.0. It is Web 1.0. It is time to value it as such.
Disappointing results from 3M, DuPont and United Technologies set off broad selling. Downgrades of Spanish regions hit European stocks. Apple falls despite its new iPad. Facebook results cheer; Netflix do not. Oil falls below $87.
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