Tag: Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook's chief of security Alex Stamos is said to be leaving the social network after internal clashes over how to respond to Russian disinformation

Facebook Loses Chief Security Officer

Facebook’s Chief Security Officer, Alex Stamos, has left the company as it faces intensifying scrutiny for the platform’s user data practices.

WASHINGTON, DC - APRIL 10: Facebook co-founder, Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg testifies before a combined Senate Judiciary and Commerce committee hearing in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill April 10, 2018 in Washington, DC. Zuckerberg, 33, was called to testify after it was reported that 87 million …

Five Reasons Facebook’s Stock Plunged by Almost 20% in a Day

Facebook stock dropped nearly twenty percent on Thursday following the release of the company’s earnings report and average daily user counts, but what really led to such a drastic change in the company’ stock value?

Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg is seen at the VivaTech (Viva Technology) trade fair in Paris on May 24

Facebook to Stop Discriminatory Advertisement Targeting

Facebook has signed a legally-binding agreement with Washington state, claiming it will stop discriminatory advertisement targeting — which involved excluding categories like race, ethnicity,  and religion, according to a report.

Facebook co-founder, Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives to testify before the House Energy and Commerce Committee in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill April 11, 2018 in Washington, DC. This is the second day of testimony before Congress by Zuckerberg, 33, after it was reported that 87 …

Report: Facebook Breaks Swamp Lobbying Record in Q2

Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook reportedly spent a record amount on Swamp lobbying in the second quarter of 2018 as the company has come under fire from Republicans and Democrats over censorship, privacy, and “fake news.”