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April 11, 2018 3:30 am gmt |
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Facebook Inc shares posted their biggest daily gain in nearly two years on Tuesday (April 10) as Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg fended off questions from U.S. senators on day one of his testimony on how the world’s largest social network might be regulated more closely. Zuckerberg repeated apo...
In Technology
March 13, 2018 8:05 am gmt |
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Facebook on March 9 announced a licensing deal with Warner Music, the last of the major label groups to sign with the social media behemoth which is promising more personalised music. Facebook’s two billion users will soon be able to post in more creative ways with the catalog of Warner, whose ...
In Technology
January 26, 2018 11:54 am gmt |
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Facebook, under pressure to thwart fake news, said last week it would survey users to find out which news publications they deem trustworthy. It turns out the survey the social media giant is using asks just two questions: whether a user has heard of a certain website, and whether the user trusts tha...
In Technology
December 28, 2017 10:51 am gmt |
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Facebook’s mission is to “bring the world closer together”, but the tech firm this year has faced mounting criticism that social media could be ripping society apart. Last week, the social media giant acknowledged that spending time on its website can be bad for you – if you’r...
In Technology
December 17, 2017 8:52 am gmt |
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Facebook wants to make it easier for users to call for charitable donations on the platform and share the causes they support with each other. The social media platform’s “Donate” button is being presented as a a quick and uncomplicated way to raise money. New interfaces will enable...
In Technology
November 23, 2017 8:34 am gmt |
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Facebook will open a “community hub space” in Nigeria next year to encourage software developers and technology entrepreneurs and become the latest technology giant to pursue a training programme in fast-growing Africa. The US social media company said the centre would host an “incu...
In Technology
January 18, 2017 11:31 am gmt |
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Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg appeared in court on Tuesday – suited, booted and apparently unfazed by accusations his company stole innovative virtual reality technology. A day’s worth of questioning in the Dallas courtroom yielded few surprises, other than confirmation that Facebook’s deal ...
In Technology
November 20, 2016 12:08 pm gmt |
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Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has outlined plans for how he hopes to combat fake news on the site. Facebook became mired in controversy after some users complained fake news changed the outcome of the US election. Mr Zuckerberg posted details of several projects to “take misinformation serio...
In Technology
September 22, 2016 9:49 am gmt |
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Facebook’s founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan have pledged $3bn (£2.3bn) to fund medical research over the next decade. At a press conference in San Francisco, they said their ultimate goal was to “cure, prevent or manage all diseases by the end of the century”. The...
In Europe
August 31, 2016 7:30 am gmt |
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Pope Francis met with Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Monday (August 29) at the Vatican. Zuckerberg with his wife Priscilla Chan shook hands with the smiling pope before sitting down for talks. Zuckerberg, who is renowned for his uniform grey t-shirts, even dressed for the occasion, donni...
In Technology
May 10, 2016 10:38 am gmt |
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Facebook has defended itself over claims its Trending Topics intentionally suppressed stories supporting conservative political viewpoints. A report by technology news site Gizmodo said staff responsible for what was shown to Facebook’s 1.6bn users frequently chose to bury articles they did not...
In Europe
February 26, 2016 7:25 am gmt |
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Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg was awarded with the Axel Springer Award on Thursday (Feb 25). The annual prize, awarded for the first time in 1991, is one of the most prestigious awards for young journalists in the German speaking world and is given to innovative projects that aim at shapin...
In Technology
February 25, 2016 12:37 pm gmt |
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Like it or not, Facebook’s trademark “Like” button just got more expressive. By hovering over the good ‘ol thumb up, users worldwide can now choose six different emotions, including “Angry”, “Sad,” and “Wow.” The “Dislike” button...
In Technology
February 22, 2016 5:10 am gmt |
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Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd unveiled the latest versions of its flagship Galaxy S series on Sunday (February 21). Samsung once again launched two versions of its new premium phone: the 5.1-inch flat screen Galaxy S7 and the 5.5-inch curved screen Galaxy S7 edge in Barcelona, where the indus...
In Technology
February 9, 2016 9:28 am gmt |
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Indian regulators have effectively blocked Free Basics, a controversial Facebook online service that sought to bring free access to a limited version of the social network and other sites to the country’s poorest people. The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India on Monday outlawed charging diff...
In Technology
January 29, 2016 11:16 am gmt |
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Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg surpassed oil magnates Charles and David Koch to become the sixth wealthiest person in the world as the company’s stock soared 13%. The social networking company reported a 52% rise in fourth-quarter sales yesterday, while its net income saw a twofold...
In Technology
January 13, 2016 10:21 am gmt |
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Facebook’s chief executive Mark Zuckerberg has urged nearly 1.5 billion users on the platform to celebrate the social networking giant’s 12th anniversary as friendship day. Facebook turns 12 on February, 4. Zuckerberg who wrote the first code for Facebook in January, 2004, in a hope to he...
In America
December 2, 2015 7:26 am gmt |
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Facebook Inc Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg and his wife said on Tuesday (December 1) they will give away 99 percent of their Facebook shares, currently worth about $45 billion, to a new charity in a letter addressed to their daughter, Max, who was born last week. The plan mirrors a move by ...
In Health
November 30, 2015 8:22 am gmt |
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Facebook announced that global employees will receive four months of paid parental leave, in the latest in a series of signs that Silicon Valley’s biggest companies are becoming more family-friendly. Just last week, Mark Zuckerberg announced that he will take two months of parental leave when his wif...