Platform News: Search engine Google's New York office

Google and Facebook set to squash initial iOS fears, show big revenue jump

Wall Street expects Alphabet and Facebook to report a surge in digital ad sales this week after smaller rivals showed soaring demand, bolstering expectations that the impact of App...

Platform News: Twitter stock market and financial performance

Twitter beats revenue targets with ad improvements, shares jump 7%

Twitter Inc reported higher revenue growth than Wall Street had expected, as the social media platform rolled out ad targeting improvements and said changes by Apple to keep iPhone...

Grey Data Blog: Global internet usage to 2031

New research: Global internet access will max out in 2031

Back in 1995, when I first started participating in bulletin boards and various other forums that were emerging across the Internet, there were 16 million users of the Internet, wh...

Platform Economy: Small Business Finance

Never forget the importance of numbers to your business

Optics and positive sentiment are great, but at the end of the day are merely secondary drivers. A cool brand identity and state-of-the-art offices will maybe help you recruit and ...

Platform News: Vodafone plc

Vodafone ramps up investment to capture growth opportunity

Vodafone said it would accelerate investment in its network again this year after spending more to meet the demands of COVID-19, resulting in free cash flow growth falling short of...

Platform News: Twitter stock market and financial performance

Analysts: Twitter may struggle to replicate bumper 2020 growth

Twitter Inc will struggle to replicate a bumper 2020 dominated by the US political battles, civil unrest and the COVID-19 crisis as people venture out following vaccine rollouts, W...

Platform News: Facebook like

Facebook beats estimates but warns Apple change could impact growth

Facebook beat expectations for both quarterly revenue and profit, but warned that growth later this year could “significantly” decline as new Apple privacy policies wil...

Platform News: Spotify music streaming app based out of Sweden

Spotify’s sees its subscriber numbers and usage surge amid COVID-19 lockdown

Subscriptions to Spotify’s paid music offering surged to 130 million in the first quarter, driving shares in the Swedish music streaming company higher as its business model ...


Short-format streaming service Quibi reports 1.7 million downloads in its first week

Approximately 1.7 million people downloaded the new and much vaunted streaming app Quibi during its first week on the market, CEO Meg Whitman has told CNBC television. 

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Facebook’s share price hits record high

Shares of Facebook Inc have finally recovered from its long period of scandal and turbulence, returning to their highest level since mid-2018.