is an American online social media and social networking service company based in Menlo Park, s website was launched on February 4,, by Mark Zuckerberg, along with fellow Harvard College students and roommates Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz, and Chris is considered one of the Big Four technology companies along with Amazon,. The news feed is the primary system through which users are exposed to content posted on the network. Using a secret method ( initially known as EdgeRank), Facebook selects a handful of updates to actually show users every time they visit their feed, out of an average of 1500 updates they can potentially receive. On September 6,, Ruchi Sanghvi announced a new home page feature called vember 14,.
Here are three things we learned in the. Sources: FTC commissioners have met to consider a record fine against Facebook for potentially violating a consent decree about user privacy — U.