Facebook records one billion logins in a day

  • A billion users logged into social networking site Facebook on August 24 for the first time, founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg said.

    "We just passed an important milestone. For the first time ever, one billion people used Facebook in a single day," he wrote on his Facebook page late Thursday.

    "On Monday, one in seven people on the Earth used Facebook to connect with their friends and family."

    The founder of the world's largest social network said the achievement was a step towards the company's objective to connect everyone to the internet. (Source: IANS)