Mark Zuckerberg

The logo of social networking site Facebook is reflected on the screen of a smartphone resting on a laptop keyboard.
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October 16, 2018 - 9:43 am
(CBS News) -- Facebook is cracking down on the spread of false information in the final weeks before the midterm elections. The world's largest social network says it will ban fake content designed to suppress voter turnout. The announcement comes just two weeks after Facebook says hackers...
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October 12, 2018 - 4:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook says hackers accessed a wide swath of information — ranging from emails and phone numbers to more personal details like sites visited and places checked into — from millions of accounts as part of a security breach the company disclosed two weeks ago. Twenty-nine million...
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The logo of social networking site Facebook is reflected on the screen of a smartphone resting on a laptop keyboard.
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Melony Roy
September 28, 2018 - 2:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW NEWSRADIO) — Facebook says its engineering team recently discovered a security breach affecting nearly 50 million user accounts. The company says an investigation, while still in its early stages, has revealed that hackers exploited a vulnerability that impacted its "View As"...
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This undated product image provided by Oculus shows the virtual reality headset Quest, which Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg unveiled at an Oculus conference on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2018.
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September 26, 2018 - 5:21 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is off to a slow start in his mission to bring virtual reality to the masses, so perhaps it's appropriate his company's next VR headset will be called Quest. The headset from Facebook's Oculus division will be a stand-alone device that won't require...
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In this Tuesday, June 19, 2018, file photo, Kevin Systrom, CEO and co-founder of Instagram, prepares for an announcement about IGTV in San Francisco.
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September 25, 2018 - 12:04 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The co-founders of Instagram are resigning their positions with the social media company without explanation. Chief Executive Kevin Systrom said in a statement late Monday that he and Mike Krieger, Instagram's chief technical officer, plan to leave the company in the next few...
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Facebook takes down 652 pages
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August 22, 2018 - 9:58 am
By Heather Kelly, Julia Horowitz, Donie O'Sullivan (CNN Money) -- Facebook has taken down 652 pages, accounts and groups it identified as part of coordinated disinformation campaigns that originated in Iran and targeted countries around the world. It also found a number of new pages connected to...
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan
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June 12, 2018 - 11:47 am
By David Crary, AP National Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Fueled by a surging stock market and huge gifts from billionaires, charitable giving in the United States in 2017 topped the $400 billion mark for the first time, according to the latest comprehensive report on Americans' giving patterns. The...
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Facebook is taking action in the wake of the Russia investigation
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Tim Jimenez
June 04, 2018 - 7:13 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Facebook, which has been under the microscope for how it handles user information, has been sharing data with cell phone makers according to a new report. The New York Times reveals, for the last decade or so, that Facebook has played "let's make a deal" with dozens...
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg
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May 24, 2018 - 5:16 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — Facebook said Thursday it will not compensate users in the scandal over the misuse of their personal data by political consultancy Cambridge Analytica. The company made the statement in a list of written replies to questions by European Union lawmakers. The answers were promised...
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Mark Zuckerberg shakes hands with European Parliament President Antonio Tajani
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May 23, 2018 - 11:50 am
(CNN) -- Mark Zuckerberg is taking his Facebook apology tour to Europe this week. The Facebook founder and CEO testified at a European Parliament meeting Tuesday. Zuckerberg said that he is sorry for how Facebook was used to spread fake news and misinformation campaigns. "I asked you six yes and no...
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