Business

Infographic: Who is Using TOR and the Deep Web?

Late last week, Facebook announced that its platform could be accessed through TOR which provides an anonymous or secure surfing opportunity for those seeking to utilize a hidden service protocol. So, the question for the rest of us is – what is TOR, and why would…

Acquisition

Facebook Acquires WhatsApp for $16 Billion

Earlier today, Facebook announced that they will be acquiring mobile messaging startup WhatsApp for $16 billion.  Four billion of the acquisition will come in cash while approximately $12 billion will be paid out in Facebook shares. The WhatsApp Messenger is a cross-platform …

Facebook

Facebook to Acquire Instagram for $1 Billion

Today, Facebook announced that it will acquire Instagram for $1 billion in cash and Facebook stock. Instagram’s photo sharing app will stay relatively independent and retain many of its features: “We need to be mindful about keeping and building on Instagram’s …