Facebook really is made of Teflon!
Despite more reports on data leaks, Apple shutting down their internal API access, and the Guardian newspaper on a crusade to destroy the social media behemoth. Facebook still reported quarterly profits of US$6.8 billion. That’s a 38% YOY increase. It was also reported that over 2 billion people access their platform each day!
The other big Facebook news is that they have confirmed plans to consolidate all their messaging services, with the goal of merging the chat app functionality of WhatsApp, Instagram and Messenger into a single product. This will no doubt mean more ads and better targeting…