Zynga's new games and platform had better expand its audience, because monthly active users have basically been flat for the last year and a half, according to the company's IPO filings.
Zynga's revenue has grown despite the flat lining user growth. The company is doing a good job of wringing sales out of its users.
Pinterest said on Wednesday that it had surpassed 100 million monthly active members, in a milestone for the digital scrapbooking start-up, which has faced scrutiny over whether the size of its user base and business growth can justify its huge valuation.
Weebly has hired former Path CFO and Google finance executive Kim Jabal as its first finance chief.Weebly was founded in 2007 and has grown into aglobal platform that allows users to easily create unique websites, blogs, and online stores.The San Francisco-basedtech startup raised $35 million in April 2014, for a valuation of$455 million.
When Nick Mehta first joined Gainsight as the new CEO in February 2013, the company was still relatively small. It raised only $250,000 at that point, andhad just about 10 customers booking $125,000 in annual recurring revenue .
Facebook's growth shows no sign of stopping. Today is announced that it has over one billion users on average using it everyday . In August it announced it had passed a milestone of having one billion users on the site in a single day. By the next month that was the average. That's a year-over-year increase of 17 percent. Monthly active users increased by 14 percent to 1.
Twitter has long argued that its reach and influence extends far beyond the 320 million people who log into its social media service at least once a month. Tweets are embedded on thousands of other websites and apps, emailed, displayed on television and published in newspapers.
estimates thatInstagram could become a $300 million business by 2016, while SunTrust puts the number at a more modest "greater than $2 billion" by 2017.Facebook is set to report its Q3 earnings Wednesday afternoon and Wall Street expects solid growth. Analysts expect revenue of $4.37 billion up 36.4% from $3.2 billion in Q3 2014 and EPS of $0.52, up from $0.43 at the same time last year.
Deezer's music streaming service has been around for years, but its subscriber base is small compared to Spotify and newcomer Apple Music . Now, the company hopes to grow those numbers by partnering with a UK mobile network -- but this time, it's Three rather than Orange.
The smartphone market has expandedfrom a small and limited business in some regions to a large and robust ecosystem that spans the globe, and Android has emerged as the single-largest smartphone platform. Android has 1.4 billion monthly active users on its smartphones and tablets thanks to itsenormous selection and ability to appeal to numerous segments of the smartphone consumer market.
You're going to see a lot more pre-roll video ads on Twitter. The company hosteda splashy event in New York on Thursday to showcase new video ad features for marketers. The gist of it is that publishers will now be able to make money from videos they post on Twitter, by letting the internet company append pre-roll video ads in front of the clips.
I’d like to see WeTransfer not as a utility that is handy, but as a great museum where you can discover great work," Nalden, the startup's cofounder, said.It's not a statement you hear from Box's Aaron Levie or Dropbox's Drew Houston. But WeTransfer, astylish cousin to Dropbox, is designed to be simple and beautiful.
In 2012, the note-taking app Evernote became one of the first “Unicorn” startups, joining the exclusive club for private tech companies worth $1 billion or more.That year, Evernote passed 30 million registered users, brought its total funding to $270 million, and seemed like a sure-fire candidate to hit the public market in the coming years.Fast forward three years, and the tables have turned.
Following the recent addition of its Super Like feature , Tinder has released an update for its mobile app that introduces several new refinements, including additional information on user profiles, and improved algorithms for finding matches.
BELLEVUE, Wash. — The offices of OfferUp in the suburbs of Seattle are decorated with the kind of offbeat knickknacks that are easy to find on an online classifieds site like Craigslist.There’s a large Yoda statue, a Victorian settee and a table made out of the wood from a bowling alley.
1.01 billiondaily active users on average for September , which is up 17% year-over-year Costs and expenses of $3.04 billion , which is up 68% year-over-year, with R&D more than doubling year-over-year to $1.27 billion The adjusted operating margin was 54% , down from 57%year-over-year About78% of advertising revenue came from mobile, up from 66% at this time last year and 76% last quarter.
Major internet tech companies like Facebook, LinkedIn, Amazon, Yelp, and Twitter only exist because you, the user, patronize them. The folks at HowMuch.net have broken down what one person using the services of these companies is worth to that company.
Cisco just reported its first quarter earnings. Although it reported a healthy beat, investors are not happy. Cisco is warning them that its second quarter won't be as strong as they expected. Cisco reported: But the stock is dropping in after-hours trading because its guidance was ligher than expected. Ciscoexpects 0%-2% year/year FQ2 revenue growth and EPS of 53-55 cents. Analysts wanted5.
AdBlock and apps like it are the bane of ad-supported websites, and an occasional bit of browser extension-based guilt for users. On one hand, no one wants to deal with ads, at least not the poorly utilized ads found on many websites.