• Airbnb made more than $1 billion in revenue last quarter

    25 days ago - By TechCrunch

    Ahead of Airbnb's expected initial public offering next year , the home-sharing startup announced more than $1 billion in revenue during Q3 2018.
    Airbnb says this was its strongest quarter to date, where it saw “substantially more” than $1 billion in revenue.
    Airbnb, however, has been without a permanent chief financial officer since February, when Laurence Tosi left the company amid tension between him and Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky. Since then, Airbnb Head of Financial Planning and Analysis Ellie Mertz has been serving as the interim CFO.
    According to CNBC , Airbnb is on track to be...
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  • Facebook has deleted over 1.5 billion fake accounts just this year

    Facebook has deleted over 1.5 billion fake accounts just this year

    25 days ago - By GSMArena

    In the period between April and September of this year, Facebook has terminated some 1.5 billion fake accounts from its network and deleted 2.1 billion pieces of spam.
    Facebook shared the staggering number in its Community Standards Report. The report breaks down how Facebook has dealt with issues like adult nudity, hate speech, terrorist propaganda, violent and graphic content and fake accounts.
    According to Facebook many fake accounts are the direct result of cyber attacks.
    The social network has gotten much better at recognizing and preventing violating content even before...
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