Try our new beta!Click here
50°
Submitted by PaPa-Slam 1462d ago | opinion piece

Facebook’s only weakness: Mobile

ExtremeTech: Facebook has filed for its initial public offering (IPO), and assuming the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) approve it, Facebook will emerge on the public stock market in a couple of months, create up to $10 billion of capital, and make multi-millionaires out of its stock-holding employees. To start the IPO ball rolling, Facebook had to submit an S-1 form to the SEC. The S-1 is a public document and contains much of the information that a potential investor needs to know, from the total revenue ($3.7 billion) and profits ($1 billion), to the number of monthly users (845 million), and more. The most interesting section of the S-1 is usually the Risk Factors, however — and in the case of Facebook, it’s surprising just how many risks Zuckerberg and co have identified. (Facebook, Phones, Web)

C_Menz  +   1462d ago
Shouldn't be to much of a problem revenue wise since they could easily add in a few ads on the mobile apps for Facebook. I never really noticed the ads weren't there compared to the normal website, and I wouldn't mind if they added a few small ones in there.

Add comment

You need to be registered to add comments. Register here or login
Remember
New stories
20°

This Pebble Time strap will let you pay for things just like the Apple Watch

18m ago - It took some time, but we're starting to see a few promising smartstraps that add new features to... | Gadgets
40°

Mark Zuckerberg says Free Basics shutdown won’t keep Internet.org out of India

6h ago - This morning, the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India effectively banned Facebook's Free Basics... | Web
Ad

Guess N4G Game of the Year Winners, win a $300 Amazon Gift Card

Now - Also enter for a chance to win a gift card for writing a user blog, writing a user review, or being a top contributor for the month. | Promoted post
40°

Track cell service along your subway route with this new app

6h ago - "Being miserable and treating other people like dirt is every New Yorker's God-given right," fict... | Software
40°

Asus Pitches Multiple Benefits of New RP-AC68U Flagship Wireless Repeater

9h ago - Maximum PC: You've probably never seen a wireless repeater quite like the one Asus recently intro... | PC hardware
40°

NextDesk CrossOver Turns Your Tabletop into a Powered Standing Desk

10h ago - Maximum PC: It doesn't matter where you believe humans came from or what your stance is on evolut... | Gadgets