Mark Zuckerberg

How Facebook can become a better public forum

Researchers from the University of Oxford and Stanford University argue Facebook should make changes to aid democracy and free speech.


Facebook promises stronger controls after scandal-ridden 2018

Mark Zuckerberg pledges to prevent election interference, stop the spread of hate speech and misinformation this year.

20 Dec

Facebook shares drop as data privacy fallout spreads

The social media company's shares sink amid concerns about its ability to safeguard user information.

Dec 18, 2018

Facebook Watch notches up 400m viewers

The video-on-demand service has grown to over 75 million daily viewers, three months after its global roll-out.

Nov 28, 2018

Lawmakers slam Facebook's 'frat-boy billionaires'

Facebook came under fire yesterday from lawmakers from several countries who accused the firm of undermining democratic institutions.

Nov 16, 2018

Facebook bolsters plan to curb user misbehaviour

CEO Mark Zuckerberg outlines Facebook's efforts to stifle user misbehaviour and bullying while maintaining a vibrant hub for online speech.

Oct 31, 2018

Facebook expects scandal-related costs to let up

The social network forecasts margins will stop shrinking after 2019 as expenses from scandals ease up.

Oct 25, 2018

Apple boss decries 'weaponisation' of customer data

Client data is being "weaponised with military efficiency" by companies to increase profit, says Apple CEO Tim Cook.

Oct 22, 2018

Facebook hires ex UK deputy PM

Former British deputy prime minister Nick Clegg will lead Facebook's global affairs and communications team.

Oct 19, 2018

Inside Facebook's London offices

ITWeb took a tour of one of Facebook's London buildings to show readers what it's like to work at the world's largest social media company.

Oct 18, 2018

Push to oust Zuckerberg as chairman gains momentum

Four major US public funds that hold shares in Facebook propose removing CEO Mark Zuckerberg as chairman following several high-profile scandals.

Oct 2, 2018

Instagram names Adam Mosseri as new head

Long-term insider Adam Mosseri will take over as new head of Facebook's photo-sharing app, a week after its co-founders resigned.

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