Category: Gadgets

Instagram to terminate its global community team

SAN FRANCISCO: Popular photo-sharing app Instagram is terminating its veteran Global Community Team that worked to build deep ties with photographers and promote the service around the world as part of restructuring in the company, media reported. “As part of a reorganisation at the company, about 12 jobs currently located in cities around the world

Facebook making ad metrics clearer on its platforms

SAN FRANCISCO: To give businesses more insight into a company’s measurement tools to calculate the impact of advertisements on its platforms, Facebook has introduced new labels on some of its metrics. “Starting today, we will begin labelling some metrics in ‘Ads Manager’ as estimated or in development, to provide more clarity on how they are

GoDaddy revenue tops estimates as customer base expands

GoDaddy Inc’s quarterly revenue topped Wall Street estimates on Thursday, as the web-hosting company earned more from each user and expanded customer base with its acquisition of Host Europe Group. Shares of GoDaddy, which also forecast current-quarter revenue above estimates, rose 4.5 percent to $57.95 in extended trading. The company’s average revenue per user rose

HP results beat estimates, raises 2018 profit forecast

HP reported first-quarter revenue and profit on Thursday above Wall Street estimates as it sold more personal computers and printers, helping the company raise its full-year profit forecast. Shares of the company, which houses the hardware business of former Hewlett-Packard Co, rose 5.3 percent to $22.53 after the bell. The company said it expects fiscal

States refile lawsuits to block repeal of US net neutrality

WASHINGTON: A coalition of 22 state attorneys general and the District of Columbia on Thursday refiled legal challenges intended to block the Trump administration’s repeal of landmark rules designed to ensure a free and open internet from taking effect. The Federal Communications Commission officially published its order overturning the net neutrality rules in the Federal