Stories tagged: zuckerberg
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 24, 2019
CNN chief Jeff Zucker says Facebook’s policy not to monitor political ads for truth-telling is ludicrous and advised the social media giant to sit out the 2020 election until it …
Wed., Oct. 23, 2019
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faced bipartisan, hostile questions in a congressional hearing Wednesday focused on the social media company’s plans to launch its own cryptocurrency known as Libra.
Fri., Oct. 18, 2019
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday defended the social media platform’s refusal to take down content it considers newsworthy “even if it goes against our standards.” But while he promoted …
UPDATED: Fri., April 19, 2019
Federal regulators are reportedly considering seeking some kind of oversight of Mark Zuckerberg’s leadership of Facebook over the social network giant’s mishandling of users’ personal information.
Fri., Jan. 25, 2019
Mark Zuckerberg’s latest attempt to explain Facebook’s data-sharing practices is notable for its omissions as well as what it plays up and plays down
Wed., Dec. 26, 2018
The richest people on Earth lost $511 billion this year after record first-half gains were obliterated by a succession of bruising market sell-offs.
Tue., Nov. 27, 2018
LONDON – A cohort of international lawmakers is trying to turn up the pressure on Facebook, grilling one of its executives and making a show of founder Mark Zuckerberg’s refusal …
Fri., July 6, 2018
Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg has overtaken Warren Buffett as the world’s third-richest person, further solidifying technology as the most robust creator of wealth.
Tue., May 1, 2018
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg kicked off his company’s annual developer conference acknowledging that 2018 has been an “intense year” so far, but offered no apology for the company’s big privacy …
UPDATED: Thu., April 26, 2018
The U.K. parliament’s media committee demanded Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appear before the panel after lawmakers said the senior executive who testified Thursday failed to fully answer their questions about …
UPDATED: Tue., April 10, 2018
Lost amid a flurry of Facebook announcements about privacy settings and data access is a much more fundamental question: Is Facebook really changing its relationship with users, or just tinkering …
UPDATED: Tue., April 10, 2018
Under fire for the worst privacy debacle in his company’s history, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg batted away often-aggressive questioning Tuesday from lawmakers who accused him of failing to protect the …
UPDATED: Mon., April 9, 2018
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg sounded contrite in prepared congressional remarks and said Facebook didn’t do enough to prevent its tools from being used for harm.
Thu., April 5, 2018
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify before Congress next week. His appearance comes as authorities around the world investigate allegations that the political data-mining firm Cambridge Analytica inappropriately accessed data …
Sun., April 1, 2018
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recent promises about addressing a privacy breaches echo his comments from seven years ago.
UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018
A British parliamentary committee on Tuesday summoned Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to answer questions on fake news as authorities step up efforts to determine whether data has been improperly used …
Tue., Dec. 5, 2017
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says he’s taking parental leave this month to spend more time with his daughters.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017
Alaska Airlines said Thursday it’s investigating a claim that flight attendants allowed a passenger to sexually harass a former Facebook executive on a flight.
UPDATED: Thu., June 22, 2017
CEO Mark Zuckerberg is no longer satisfied with just connecting the world so that people can pass around baby pictures and live video – or fake news and hate symbols. …