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Mark Zuckerberg

American internet entrepreneur and founder of Facebook

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Mark Zuckerberg: American internet entrepreneur and founder of Facebook
Mark Elliot Zuckerberg is an American media magnate, internet entrepreneur, and philanthropist. He is known for co-founding Facebook, Inc. and serves as its chairman, chief executive officer, and controlling shareholder. He also is a co-founder of the solar sail spacecraft development project Breakthrough Starshot and serves as one of its board members.

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Facebook ad boycott groups 'disappointed' after Zuckerberg meeting | #TheCube [Video]

Facebook ad boycott groups 'disappointed' after Zuckerberg meeting | #TheCube

Facebook ad boycott groups 'disappointed' after Zuckerberg meeting | #TheCube

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‘No commitment’ to act at Facebook -boycott organizers [Video]

‘No commitment’ to act at Facebook -boycott organizers

Organizers of a growing Facebook Inc advertising boycott said they saw "no commitment to action" after meeting with Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg on Tuesday. This report produced by Jillian..

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Facebook to ban ads encouraging racial divisions, religious affiliation [Video]

Facebook to ban ads encouraging racial divisions, religious affiliation

Social media giant Facebook will update its advertising policy to restrict hateful content and explicitly ban ads that encourage racial divisions. Specifically, the new policy will "prohibit claims..

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Zuckerberg Makes Changes To How Information Is Spread On Facebook [Video]

Zuckerberg Makes Changes To How Information Is Spread On Facebook

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said his company will start fixing the way information is spread. He said Facebook will put labels or take down posts from public figures that violate its rules. According..

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Facebook Allows Users to Turn off Political Ads [Video]

Facebook Allows Users to Turn off Political Ads

Mark Zuckerberg announced that the app will give people the choice to mute ads promoting parties they are not interested in.

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Georgia Tennant slams Facebook for removing breastfeeding photo [Video]

Georgia Tennant slams Facebook for removing breastfeeding photo

The actress took to Instagram to blast Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg for removing the photo of her breastfeeding her eight-month-old daughter Birdie.

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Facebook closes political ads loophole ahead of U.S. election [Video]

Facebook closes political ads loophole ahead of U.S. election

Facebook has said it will affix labels to political ads shared by users on their own feeds, closing what critics have said for years was a glaring loophole in the company's election transparency..

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Biden demands Facebook change its political speech rules [Video]

Biden demands Facebook change its political speech rules

Former Vice President Joe Biden's presidential campaign published an open letter to Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday, calling for the company to fact-check politicians' ads and..

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What The Winklevoss Twins And Bitcoin Have In Common With 'Rocky' [Video]

What The Winklevoss Twins And Bitcoin Have In Common With 'Rocky'

Twin brothers Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have long held that Mark Zuckerberg stole their idea for Facebook. Now, Gizmodo reports the pair are making a movie about themselves. The film is about how..

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Facebook's Zuckerberg to review content policies after backlash [Video]

Facebook's Zuckerberg to review content policies after backlash

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Friday said he would consider changes to the policy that led the company to leave up controversial posts by President Donald Trump during recent demonstrations..

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Snap removes Trump account from curated promotional section [Video]

Snap removes Trump account from curated promotional section

Snap said it would no longer promote U.S. President Donald Trump's account in Snapchat's Discover section, saying his inflammatory comments last week made the account ineligible for the curated section..

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Facebook, Netflix and Other Companies Support 'Black Lives Matter' [Video]

Facebook, Netflix and Other Companies Support 'Black Lives Matter'

On Sunday night, Mark Zuckerberg announced that Facebook will be donating $10 million to groups fighting racial inequality.

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Facebook Employees Protest Over Mark Zuckerberg's Handling of Trump Posts [Video]

Facebook Employees Protest Over Mark Zuckerberg's Handling of Trump Posts

A source tells CNN Business that some workers at the social media giant took part in a virtual walkout on Monday.

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Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Shouldn’t Be the ‘Arbiter of Truth’ [Video]

Mark Zuckerberg Says Facebook Shouldn’t Be the ‘Arbiter of Truth’

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has seemingly sided with Donald Trump in his recent feud against Twitter.

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What is the row between Donald Trump and Twitter about? [Video]

What is the row between Donald Trump and Twitter about?

Twitter boss Jack Dorsey has defended the platform’s decision to fact-check Donald Trump’s tweets after Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg questioned the move. Earlier this week, Twitter added..

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How Rich Is Mark Zuckerberg? [Video]

How Rich Is Mark Zuckerberg?

1. He could live off of an annual salary of $1. 2. Since 2012, Zuckerberg has added an average of $9 billion to his net worth. 3. In 2018, he earned roughly $1.7 million an hour. 4. In less than two..

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Sundar Pichai Still Unsure About Moving His Workforce To Be Permanently Remote [Video]

Sundar Pichai Still Unsure About Moving His Workforce To Be Permanently Remote

Google and Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai said he won’t make the commitment to move his workforce remotely permanently. Mark Zuckerberg recently announced half of the company would work remotely by the..

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Facebook allows permanent work from home for many employees [Video]

Facebook allows permanent work from home for many employees

Through a live-streamed town hall, Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday announced that many of the employees of the tech giant will be allowed to work from home even after COVID-19..

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Facebook to permanently embrace remote work [Video]

Facebook to permanently embrace remote work

Facebook Inc will permanently embrace remote work even after coronavirus lockdowns ease, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Thursday, accelerating the tech sector's geographic diversification away..

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Zuckerberg Embraces Remote Work [Video]

Zuckerberg Embraces Remote Work

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Facebook Inc (FB.O) will permanently embrace remote work even after coronavirus lockdowns ease, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg told employees on Thursday, accelerating the..

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Mark Zuckerberg And Priscilla Chan Donate $800,000 To Their 8 Favorite Restaurants [Video]

Mark Zuckerberg And Priscilla Chan Donate $800,000 To Their 8 Favorite Restaurants

Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan donate $100,000 to eight of their favorite restaurants. The money will help the Bay Area locations fill expenses such as rent, payroll and other necessities...

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An audit faulting Facebook for dealing setbacks to civil rights shows that Mark Zuckerberg's power must be reined in, Rashad Robinson told USA TODAY.
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Facebook boycott: Civil rights leaders condemn Zuckerberg, Facebook for fueling racial hatred and violence

After meeting with Facebook executives, civil rights leaders ripped into CEO Mark Zuckerberg for doing too little to stop racial hatred and violence.
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More companies halt ads on Facebook despite new plans to curb hate speech

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg outlined steps the social network will take to combat hate speech as companies pull advertising from its platform.
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Mark Zuckerberg: Historic Facebook campaign will boost voter registration, turnout and voices

I believe Facebook can strengthen democracy by maintaining as open a platform as possible, accompanied by ambitious efforts to lift voter participation.
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Democratic candidate Biden calls on Facebook to change political speech rules

Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden's campaign published an open letter to Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg on Thursday, calling for the company to fact-check politicians' ads in the..
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Facebook Employees Stage Virtual Walkout to Protest Trump Posts

While Twitter started labeling some of the president’s inflammatory posts, Facebook’s chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg, has said his company should leave them alone.
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg defends handling of Trump posts on protests

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has defended his controversial decision to leave up President Trump's posts about the Minneapolis protests.
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While Twitter Confronts Trump, Zuckerberg Keeps Facebook Out of It

The companies have similar policies on the limits of what they allow users to post. But Facebook is more permissive when the user is President Trump.
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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg on Twitter fact-checking Trump: Companies shouldn't serve as 'arbiter of truth'

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg questions Twitter's decision to fact check two tweets from President Donald Trump.
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Is online school program backed by Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg the answer for coronavirus closures?

Many teachers see promise in the Summit Learning, a personalized school program with ties to Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, despite some criticism.
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Zuck vs. Musk: Reopen the country or wait for coronavirus to subside?

Facebook founder is worried that some states, like Georgia and Florida, are moving too fast to end Stay at Home orders, while Elon Musk isn't.
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Bezos and Zuckerberg join White House phone calls on reopening U.S. economy

Jeff Bezos, the chief executive of Amazon.com Inc, and Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook Inc's CEO, on Wednesday participated in White House conference calls about how to reopen the U.S. economy in light of..
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George Soros calls for Zuckerberg, Sandberg to step down from Facebook in scathing letter

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has a message for you: He doesn't care if you like him

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg sent a message to the public Wednesday: 'My goal for the next decade isn't to be liked but to be understood.'
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Joe Biden, Nancy Pelosi and other top Democrats declare open season on Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg

Former Vice President Joe Biden and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi used to be Facebook's friends. Things have changed.
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Michigan governor urges broader Facebook crackdown on hate speech, citing attacks on state's lawmakers

Michigan's Democratic governor has urged Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg to step up efforts to check hate speech on the social network and protect the security of elections, citing attacks on..
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Star Wars star Mark Hamill quits Facebook, accuses Mark Zuckerberg of putting profits over 'truthfulness'

Mark Hamill, who plays Luke Skywalker in Star Wars, says he quit Facebook because it allows political ads to spread misinformation and falsehoods.
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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg ditches annual challenges for a look at 2020 and beyond

Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg announced his five goals for the decade, abandoning his tradition of annual challenges.
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Curing all disease is goal of Facebook CEO Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan's initiative

With The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan hope to eradicate illness by the end of the century.
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Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan on the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, breaking up Facebook

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, want to expand their reach beyond their social media empire. Their philanthropic company, which turns four years old Tuesday, is awarding..
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Zuckerberg: Breaking up Facebook won't address "question of political discourse"

Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, spoke about what they want to accomplish with their philanthropic company, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
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Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg says the social network should not be 'censoring politicians'

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan told CBS This Morning's Gayle King that Facebook should not ban political ads.
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Facebook CEO says people should "make their own judgments" on political ads

For the first time, Facebook CEO and co-founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, are sitting down together for a network TV interview. “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King spoke with..
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Dangerous winter storm wreaks havoc on travelers returning home from holiday weekend; Gayle King sits down with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan
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Gayle King sits down with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan talk with Gayle King in their first joint TV interview. The three discussed why Facebook has chosen not to limit political advertising like..
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'This is corruption, plain and simple': Warren outraged at Trump 'secret dinner' with Facebook CEO Zuckerberg

"Amid antitrust scrutiny, Facebook is going on a charm offensive with Republican lawmakers," Sen. Elizabeth Warren said in a tweet.
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"This is corruption": Warren slams secret meeting between Trump and Zuckerberg

The Facebook CEO and one of the company's conservative board members had a previously undisclosed dinner with the president
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Is Mark Zuckerberg the most hated person in tech?

The Facebook co-founder upsets politicians, columnists and pundits with his political ad stance. But what of Pichai, Cook and Musk?
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Bitcoin entrepreneurs Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss

They became famous as the privileged pair of Harvard athletes who believe Mark Zuckerberg stole their idea for Facebook. Now, entrepreneurs Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have shifted their focus from..
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A young Mark Zuckerberg's early mistake

As he testifies before Congress, a look back at 60 Minutes' interview with Facebook's founder 10 years ago
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Data mining: The app developer's defense

Mark Zuckerberg says Aleksandr Kogan is to blame for the Facebook data mining debacle. But Kogan says Facebook's own developer tools made it possible.
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Aleksandr Kogan: The link between Cambridge Analytica and Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg has been the one testifying before Congress, but the scientist at the heart of the biggest privacy scandal on Earth has largely stayed out of the spotlight, until now. Lesley Stahl..
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Facebook to sell $350 million in political ads this year

Zuckerberg doubles down on advertising-as-free-speech argument while minimizing its financial importance to company
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Facebook doesn't have to run paid ads peddling politicians' lies

Mark Zuckerberg wrapping himself in the First Amendment is a cop-out, something that several hundred Facebook employees noted in a letter: Our view
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Read the Letter Facebook Employees Sent to Mark Zuckerberg About Political Ads

Hundreds of Facebook employees signed a letter decrying the decision to let politicians post any claims they wanted — even false ones — in ads on the site.
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Zuckerberg announces Facebook 'News Tab'

Over the course of its 15 year history, Facebook has variously ignored news organizations while eating their advertising revenue. Now it plans to pay them for news headlines — reportedly millions of..
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Zuckerberg defends Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency to lawmakers

Facebook CEO Mark Zucerberg defended his company's planned cryptocurrency, Libra, during a hearing yesterday on Capitol Hill. He said he won't roll it out without U.S. regulatory approval, but some..
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Zuckerberg questioned in Congress about election interference on Facebook

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified before the House Financial Services Committee yesterday. He was questioned about the company's controversial cryptocurrency plan, Libra, but the company's role in..
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Lawmakers press Facebook CEO on misleading political ads

Facebook is dealing with a growing threat from some members of Congress who say they want to break up the tech company. CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified at a House committee hearing in Washington on..
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Zuckerberg faced hours of questioning on Capitol Hill

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified Wednesday in front of the House Financial Services Committee about the company's planned cryptocurrency, Libra. He also faced questions on a range of..
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg grilled on Capitol Hill

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg found himself on the hot seat. He went to Capitol Hill to talk about social media's global currency plans. But as Ed O'Keefe reports, he ended up getting grilled on a range..
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Lawmakers grill Mark Zuckerberg on political ads, election security

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appeared on Capitol Hill to testify about Libra, a new cryptocurrency co-founded by the social network. Lawmakers pressed Zuckerberg on a range of other topics, including..
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Zuckerberg seeks to assure lawmakers on 'Libra'

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg appeared before Congress Wednesday, seeking to assure wary lawmakers about "Libra," a digital currency in development that critics warn could be used for illicit activity,..
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Mark Zuckerberg to testify on Libra project, election interference

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Mark Zuckerberg to face lawmakers' questions on protecting elections

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