Facebook announced today that is now has 1 billion people using Facebook each month. Today they also released a 90 second video ad dubbed “The Things That Connect Us” to “honor the people we serve” and “express what our place is on this earth”.

From a mobile perspective,  600 million people per month use mobile devices to access Facebook, from more than 7,000 different types of mobile device. Bytemobile sees this as a significant opportunity for both Facebook and mobile operators to consider the implications of social network and mobile video. Bytemobile video optimization solutions improve network efficiency and user experience, key factors in helping social networks and mobile operators grow mobile data services.

– Anna Yong