Facebook's Zuckerberg makes case for shift to video, instagram

2018-10-31 08:32

Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg is betting the company’s future on video and disappearing posts called "stories," not the company’s famous news feed.

Elon Musk's fortune takes a $1.5bn hit after SEC lawsuit

2018-09-28 21:27

It’s looking like another bad day for Silicon Valley billionaires Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg.

Instagram founders' exit means no one to challenge Zuckerberg

2018-09-26 07:44

Instagram co-founders Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, had spent six years running Instagram as a division of Facebook, while pursuing their own vision for the app – even when that was sometimes at odds with Mark Zuckerberg.

Zuckerberg clarifies stance on policy for Holocaust deniers

2018-07-19 21:57

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is clarifying his stance pertaining to Holocaust deniers after getting some blowback on social media.

WATCH: Why Mark Zuckerberg's 'disguise' was fake and simply disrespectful

2018-07-18 09:34

When the T-shirt CEO dons a suit, something has to be wrong. DRESSCODE Gerhard Elfers shows why Mark Zuckerberg's contrite appearance before US Congress was simply disrespectful.

Instagram estimated to be worth over $100bn

2018-06-26 05:30

The photo-sharing platform is estimated to be worth more than $100bn, if it were a stand-alone company, marking a 100-fold return for the app purchased in 2012 by Facebook.

Facebook, Twitter tighten rules for political ads

2018-05-25 10:31

Twitter announced new guidelines to clearly mark political ads on its platform as Facebook says it began implementing a policy requiring labelling and verification of identities of those paying for political messages.

Zuckerberg to tout Facebook European investment in testimony

2018-05-22 16:20

The tech giant's boss will tout his company's investment in Europe and again take responsibility for privacy failures when he appears before the EU Parliament, according to excerpts form his testimony.

WhatsApp CEO, co-founder to leave Facebook

2018-05-01 12:50

WhatsApp founder and Chief Executive Officer Jan Koum is leaving Facebook, Bloomberg reports.

Viral memes of Mark Zuckerberg have Twitter users entertained

2018-04-13 12:22

Amid Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg's testimony about its data privacy scandal, Twitter users ironically had a meme-fest with his awkward and robotic facial expression.


WhatsApp bans more than 100 000 accounts in Brazil election

2018-10-20 08:00

WhatsApp banned hundreds of thousands of accounts in Brazil as the messaging service struggles to contain spam, misinformation and other political shenanigans ahead of a runoff election.

Hacker to live-stream attack on Zuckerberg’s Facebook page

2018-09-28 09:00

An indie Taiwanese hacker has proclaimed he’ll broadcast an attempt to wipe out Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook page this Sunday – live.

Zuckerberg's Holocaust comment puts Facebook on the spot

2018-07-20 11:50

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has clarified a comment that seemed to give Holocaust deniers the benefit of the doubt, highlighting Facebook's unease with policing conspiracy theories.

Zuckerberg: Holocaust deniers won't be banned from Facebook

2018-07-19 14:52

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg says that while he finds Holocaust denial "deeply offensive", he doesn't believe that such content should be banned from Facebook.

Facebook, Google 'manipulate' users to share data despite EU law - study

2018-06-27 07:25

Facebook and Google are pushing users to share private information by offering "invasive" and limited default options despite new EU data protection laws, according to a study.

Facebook scandal not isolated case, UK privacy chief warns

2018-06-05 04:45

Facebook's privacy missteps could be mirrored across other online platforms, according to a warning to European Union lawmakers from the head of a British data-protection watchdog.

Zuckerberg tells EU he's 'sorry' for Facebook's privacy missteps

2018-05-22 20:06

Mark Zuckerberg has repeated to the the EU that Facebook didn’t take a broad enough view of its responsibility for user data, fake news and foreign interference in elections and that he is sorry for that.

Live stream for Zuckerberg's European hearing over privacy scandal

2018-05-21 22:33

Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg’s testimony to the European Parliament on the Cambridge Analytica scandal will be broadcast live online on Tuesday.

Facebook says more South Africans affected by data leak

2018-04-19 13:57

The social media giant has upped the numbers of South African possibly affected by a data leak from 59 777 to 96 134, as it faces worldwide scrutiny over how it deals with privacy and security.

EU says 'thanks Mr Zuckerberg' for highlighting new data rules

2018-04-12 05:17

The European Union has thanked Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg for highlighting the bloc's tough new data protection rules after he said the social media giant planned to follow them during grilling by US lawmakers.

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