Did Facebook Just Pull a Google?

On Friday's Tech Teardown, host Erin Kennedy and Motley Fool tech and telecom bureau chief Evan Niu take a look at the top stories from the market this week in tech. Evan takes a deep dive into the details and motivation behind Facebook's purchase of Oculus VR this week, and also talks about Candy Crush Saga maker King's disastrous IPO and whether the comparison to Zynga is valid. He then looks into the news that Microsoft Office is now officially being released for Apple's iPad, and goes over the numbers from BlackBerry's earnings, and whether a turnaround for the company is still in the cards.

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  • Report this Comment On March 29, 2014, at 4:24 AM, hennrymark70 wrote:

    No doubt Facebook and Google is strong competetor but i dont think so that facebook pull a Google.

  • Report this Comment On March 29, 2014, at 5:06 AM, yahoo123 wrote:

    Honestly Facebook have no compression to Google.

    Don't even try that.

  • Report this Comment On March 29, 2014, at 5:34 AM, annaarron wrote:

    According to comScore, out of the 19.3 billion core explicit searches originating from the US in October 2013, Google netted 12.9 billion, or 66.9% of the total.

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Evan is a Senior Technology Specialist at The Motley Fool. He was previously a Senior Trading Specialist at a major discount broker. Evan graduated from the University of Texas at Austin, and is a CFA charterholder.

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