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Tim Cook, Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos, and Sundar Pichai will all testify before Congress in an antitrust hearing   Mark Zuckerberg reportedly said Facebook is 'not gonna change' in response to a boycott by more than 500 advertisers over the company's hate speech policies (FB)   Mark Zuckerberg's network effects nightmare   Mark Zuckerberg urges people to wear a mask to help 'keep this country open' (FB)   AHF Ups Threat to #Faceboycott as Zuckerberg Strikes Out on Hate Speech   Mark Zuckerberg's net worth dropped nearly $10 billion in just a week as an advertiser boycott sinks Facebook's share price. Here's how the CEO makes and spends his fortune.  
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A List Of The Canadian Companies Boycotting Facebook Ads [Video]

A List Of The Canadian Companies Boycotting Facebook Ads

Several Canadian companies have joined an international push to pause advertising on Facebook in order to get the social media platform to change the way it views harmful and hateful content.

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Zuckerberg hits back at Facebook boycott [Video]

Zuckerberg hits back at Facebook boycott

An advertising boycott wants Facebook to do more about hate speech and misinformation.

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Need2Know: 50k New Coronavirus Cases, Boeing Takes Off & Zuckerberg to Meet Boycotters [Video]

Need2Know: 50k New Coronavirus Cases, Boeing Takes Off & Zuckerberg to Meet Boycotters

These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Thursday, July 2, 2020.

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Zuckerberg Could Care Less About Facebook Boycott; NBA 2K21 Announced | Digital Trends Live 7.2.20 [Video]

Zuckerberg Could Care Less About Facebook Boycott; NBA 2K21 Announced | Digital Trends Live 7.2.20

On Digital Trends Live today: We're joined on the show today by Allison Schermerhorn, Showrunner for HBO Max's docureality series 'Happily Ever Avatar' where couples find love through video games;..

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Hands On The Dell XPS 17; A Glove That Translates Sign Language | Digital Trends Live 7.1.20 [Video]

Hands On The Dell XPS 17; A Glove That Translates Sign Language | Digital Trends Live 7.1.20

On Digital Trends Live today: Ciara Pressler is here for Work / Life discussing resume tips and tricks and filling in gaps; Computing Editor Luke Larsen has his hands on the Dell XPS 17; Caleb Denison..

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Big companies are boycotting Facebook to support #StopHateforProfit [Video]

Big companies are boycotting Facebook to support #StopHateforProfit

Over 100 big companies are boycotting Facebook ads to send a message to the tech giant about hate speech and misinformation. Will Zuckerberg get the message?

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Trump’s Social Media Downfall [Video]

Trump’s Social Media Downfall

President Donald Trump has now been banned from the livestreaming platform Twitch and has seen Twitter take steps to flag his misleading tweets.

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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 To Link 2020 U.S. Election Posts To Voter Hub [Video]

Facebook To Link 2020 U.S. Election Posts To Voter Hub

Facebook To Link 2020 U.S. Election Posts To Voter Hub

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Zuckerberg: Facebook Will Label Posts That Will Violate Its Policies [Video]

Zuckerberg: Facebook Will Label Posts That Will Violate Its Policies

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook will start to label posts that violate its policies.

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5 Multi-Billionaires Whose Net Worths Increased Despite the Pandemic [Video]

5 Multi-Billionaires Whose Net Worths Increased Despite the Pandemic

Who among the world's wealthiest has gained the most despite the health crisis? GOBankingRates compared the net worths of billionaires between March 18 and June 4.

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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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Georgia Tennant defends posting breastfeeding photo to Facebook [Video]

Georgia Tennant defends posting breastfeeding photo to Facebook

David Tennant's wife Georgia has lambasted Facebook after a snap of her breastfeeding the couple's eight-month-old daughter Birdie was removed from the site.

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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..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 00:58Published
Need2Know: COVID-19 Breakthrough, Zuckerberg's Op-Ed, Morgan Stanley Sued [Video]

Need2Know: COVID-19 Breakthrough, Zuckerberg's Op-Ed, Morgan Stanley Sued

These are the headlines you Need 2 Know for Wednesday, June 17, 2020.

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Facebook insists it can afford to lose news on the app [Video]

Facebook insists it can afford to lose news on the app

Facebook has insisted it can afford to lose news from the app. Mark Zuckerberg's firm has issued a warning to Australian watchdog ACCC, which has come up with a new code for tech companies in response..

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Facebook Experimenting With Face ID For Messenger [Video]

Facebook Experimenting With Face ID For Messenger

Facebook Experimenting With Face ID For Messenger

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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..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:42Published
Ad Agencies Pull Away From Facebook [Video]

Ad Agencies Pull Away From Facebook

In light of controversial comments made by President Trump on Facebook, companies are reconsidering investing in the platform. Zuckerberg's response to backlash from the president's comments was the..

Credit: Cheddar Inc.     Duration: 03:04Published
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..

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 01:40Published
Jeff Bezos responds to Amazon customer who was angry over Black Lives Matter message: ‘My stance won’t change’ [Video]

Jeff Bezos responds to Amazon customer who was angry over Black Lives Matter message: ‘My stance won’t change’

Jeff Bezos responds to Amazon customer who was angry over Black Lives Matter message: ‘My stance won’t change’

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Facebook To Review Policies On Speech Promoting State Violence [Video]

Facebook To Review Policies On Speech Promoting State Violence

Facebook To Review Policies On Speech Promoting State Violence

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Big Tech’s Washington hearing will be a spectacle for the ages

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A Facebook recruiter filed a federal complaint alleging the company is biased against Black employees and job candidates (FB)

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Zuckerberg Expects Boycotting Advertisers To Return ‘Soon Enough,’ Won’t Back Down Over A ‘Small’ Threat

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· Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, Google's Sundar Pichai, Apple's Tim Cook, and Amazon's Jeff Bezos will all testify before Congress in an antitrust hearing in late July. · The news was confirmed..
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Mark Zuckerberg reportedly said Facebook is 'not gonna change' in response to a boycott by more than 500 advertisers over the company's hate speech policies (FB)

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Tech's biggest CEOs agree to appear at House antitrust hearing

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Mark Zuckerberg urges people to wear a mask to help 'keep this country open' (FB)

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SAP joins the growing ad boycott against Facebook, even as the new CEO says it's 'time to stand up against racism' (SAP)

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With advertiser boycott growing, lawmakers press Facebook on white supremacy

In a new letter to Mark Zuckerberg, three Democratic lawmakers pressed the Facebook chief executive for accountability on his company’s role in amplifying white supremacy and allowing violent..
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