July 2, 2013 7:33 PM
Apple's iOS mobile operating system is winning even more ground in mobile advertising market share, according to mobile ad firm Velti. The firm saw Apple's share grow from 59 percent overall to 64 percent between May 2012 and May 2013, with the iPhone 5 grabbing a lot of those new impressions. Silly in nature, stickers could help Facebook's messaging products appeal to younger users gravitating toward other apps. In an effort to boost messaging, the social networking site announced that members can now send stickers to each other in private messages from the Web. The saga of Edward Snowden and the NSA makes one thing clear: The United States' central role in developing the Internet and hosting its most powerful players has made it the global leader in the surveillance game.