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Facebook staffers walk out saying Trump’s posts should be reined in

06 June, 2020 11:28 am 11:28 am

(Reuters) – Facebook employees walked away from their work-from-home desks on Monday and took to Twitter to accuse Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg of inadequately policing US President Donald Trump’s posts as strictly as the rival platform has done. Reuters saw dozens of online posts from employees critical of Zuckerberg’s decision to leave Trump’s most inflammatory … Read More

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COVID-19: Facebook donates emergency reserve of 720,000 masks

03 March, 2020 12:21 pm 12:21 pm

(Reuters) – Facebook Inc (FB.O) Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Sunday that the social media company has donated its emergency reserve of 720,000 masks to provide health workers with more protective gear. “To help, Facebook donated our emergency reserve of 720,000 masks that we had bought in case the wildfires continued,” Zuckerberg said in … Read More

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Facebook’s CEO defends encryption, despite child safety concerns

10 October, 2019 9:14 am 9:14 am

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook Inc (FB.O) Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg defended his decision to encrypt the company’s messaging services, despite concerns about its impact on child exploitation and other criminal activity. The United States, Britain and Australia signed an open letter earlier in the day calling for Facebook to suspend its encryption plan, … Read More

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Facebook wins dismissal of investor lawsuit over privacy breach

09 September, 2019 2:24 pm 2:24 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Facebook Inc and its chief executive Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday won dismissal of an investor lawsuit accusing them of deceiving investors about the likely impact of a privacy breach on its stock price, though the investors will be have a chance to refile their case. US District Judge Edward Davila in … Read More

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Facebook making ads more playful

09 September, 2019 10:22 am 10:22 am

NEW YORK (92 News) – Facebook said it will let advertisers pack more fun into marketing messages with augmented reality, games and playful polls to prompt interactions. People using the leading social network or its Instagram or Messenger services could be enticed with ads that ask for opinions, invite game moves, or tap into camera … Read More

Zuckerberg to integrate WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook Messenger

01 January, 2019 12:37 pm 12:37 pm

CALIFORNIA (Reuters) – Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg is planning to unify the underlying messaging infrastructure of the WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook Messenger services and incorporate end-to-end encryption into these apps, the New York Times reported. The three services will, however, continue as stand-alone apps, the report said, citing four people involved in the … Read More

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Facebook defends Russia response, updates plan to curb misbehaviour

11 November, 2018 6:48 pm 6:48 pm

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Facebook Inc Chairman and Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday defended his response to Russian election meddling on the world’s largest social media network and issued a new plan aimed at stifling misbehaviour while maintaining a vibrant hub for online speech. His comments in a conference call with journalists and in … Read More