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Twitter's Agrawal is youngest CEO in S&P 500, nudging out Zuckerberg

Agrawal, who was appointed to succeed Twitter founder and CEO Jack Dorsey, is 37, the same age as Meta Platform Inc. CEO Mark Zuckerberg

30 Nov 2021 1:58 PM

How Facebook stands to profit from its ‘privacy’ push

Facebook “wants to be the operating system of our lives.”

10 Mar 2019 4:09 PM

Facebook must earn back trust

The social media platform is investing billions of dollars a year to improve the security of its network.

27 Jan 2019 11:40 AM

Zuckerberg loses more than $15 billion in recard Facebook slide

Shares closed down almost 19 percent at USD 176.26, wiping more than USD 120 billion off the company’s value.

27 Jul 2018 8:13 AM

Facebook pledges tough US election security efforts as critical memo surfaces

Facebook said it is using a range of techniques including artificial intelligence to counter Russian operatives.

25 Jul 2018 11:31 AM


Zuckerberg: Holocaust deniers won’t be banned from Facebook

Remarks from Zuckerberg have sparked criticism from groups such as the Anti-Defamation League.

19 Jul 2018 5:38 PM

Facebook not done enough to prevent misuse: Zuckerberg

Meeting the leaders of the European Parliament, Zuckerberg stressed the importance of Europeans to Facebook and said he was sorry.

23 May 2018 8:35 AM

Vietnam set to tighten clamps on Facebook and Google, threatening dissidents

Facebook, Google and other global companies are pushing back hard against provisions that would require them to store data.

18 May 2018 6:05 PM

Socially responsible funds dump or rethink Facebook over data privacy

Several socially conscious investment firms are unsatisfied by the company’s moves to strengthen private data protection and online safety.

18 May 2018 5:41 PM

Facebook fuels broad privacy debate by tracking non-users

Privacy concerns have swamped FB since it acknowledged that information about users wrongly ended up in the hands of political consultancy.

15 Apr 2018 5:29 PM


Zuckerberg flubs details of Facebook privacy commitments

Zuckerberg repeatedly assured lawmakers that he didn’t believe the company violated its 2011 agreement with FTC.

15 Apr 2018 2:59 PM

Facebook CEO didn’t have all the answers for Congress

A series of inquiries about how much personal information FB vacuums up on and off its social network seemed particularly vexing for Mark.

15 Apr 2018 11:12 AM

Zuckerberg faces ‘Grandpa’ questions from lawmakers

Facebook is confronting its biggest privacy scandal in 14 years after it was revealed that the data firm Cambridge Analytica misused data.

12 Apr 2018 11:59 AM

The second day of US congressional hearings awaits Facebook CEO

“I don’t want to vote to have to regulate Facebook, but by God, I will,” Republican Senator John Kennedy told Zuckerberg.

11 Apr 2018 7:01 PM

CEO Zuckerberg apologizes for Facebook's privacy failures

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before a joint hearing of the Commerce and Judiciary Committees on Capitol Hill in Washington.

11 Apr 2018 12:09 PM


'I made mistakes,' facebook CEO wrote in notes for testimony

Facebook's mission is to "help people connect," the social media giant said.

11 Apr 2018 11:17 AM

Factbox: 'I know we can do better': Zuckerberg's many Facebook apologies

Facebook has often angered users by its handling of personal information.

10 Apr 2018 3:34 PM

News feed to get a makeover

Facebook rolls out major changes in news feeds to promote more meaningful discussions.

14 Jan 2018 12:42 AM

Some of Facebook's early friends now its sharpest critics

It has been a rough year for the tech industry, especially social media companies, concerns about fake news and "filter bubbles".

13 Dec 2017 7:56 AM

Facebook backs off plan for non-voting shares

The plan unveiled last year had been designed to allow founder and chief executive Mark Zuckerberg to maintain voting control.

23 Sep 2017 7:34 AM