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Facebook Explicitly Bans All Holocaust Denial Content
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Selena Gomez goes public with private message to Facebook calling out 'hate, racism and bigotry'
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Mark Zuckerberg Is Not a Fan of AR Glasses So Far
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How Much Wealth Did US Billionaires' Earn In The First 6-Months Of The Pandemic
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Mark Zuckerberg Says the App Store Has Unilateral Control Over Apps
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Facebook shakes up platform before U.S. vote
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Facebook will ban new political adverts in week before US presidential election
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Zuckerbergs Commit $300 Million To Support US Election
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RS Prasad writes to Facebook; alleges political bias, slams 'selective leaks'
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Trump-led conservatives accuse Big Tech of election interference, escalate bias charges ahead of Senate showdownAt a Capitol Hill hearing, Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter's Jack Dorsey and Google's Sundar Pichai will face charges they censor conservatives.
Facebook election 2020: Mark Zuckerberg online registration drive signs up record 4.4 million votersFacebook has helped register 4.4 million voters, surpassing Mark Zuckerberg's goal for the November presidential election and setting a new record.
Pakistani PM Imran Khan writes to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg seeking ban on Islamophobic contentIn the letter, shared by the Pakistani government on Twitter, Imran Khan said that "growing Islamophobia" is encouraging extremism and violence across the world -- especially through social media..
Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey to testify before the Senate Judiciary CommitteePhoto by Mandel Ngan-Pool/Getty Images Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey will testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee on November 17th. “The hearing will focus on the..
Facebook’s new Oversight Board is a wild new experiment in platform governanceIllustration by Alex Castro / The Verge Two and a half years after Mark Zuckerberg floated the idea on a podcast, and several months after organizers said it would be ready to hear cases,..
Senate committee approves subpoenas for Mark Zuckerberg and Jack DorseyPhoto by Drew Angerer/Getty Images The Senate Judiciary Committee approved subpoenas on Thursday to force Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey to testify before the body..
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How real-world violence led Facebook to overturn its most controversial policyIllustration by Alex Castro / Th **I.** The biggest trend at platforms this month is changing your mind. Facebook belatedly banned QAnon. Twitter tapped the brakes on retweets. And on Monday,..
Facebook vows to remove content denying the Holocaust in reversal for Mark ZuckerbergFacebook said Monday it is abolishing content that "denies or distorts" the Holocaust in a reversal of CEO Mark Zuckerberg's previous stance.
Facebook bans Holocaust denial contentMark Zuckerberg says his "thinking has evolved" as the social network changes strategy.
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2020 is giving us another chance to watch Mark Zuckerberg and Sundar Pichai get grilled by CongressPhoto by MANDEL NGAN/POOL/AFP via Getty Images Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Google CEO Sundar Pichai, and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey have agreed to testify virtually before the Senate Commerce..
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US Senate subpoenas heads of Google, Facebook and TwitterSundar Pichai, Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey will be quizzed by senators.
Biden campaign slams Facebook for ‘regression’ on false Trump claimsPhoto by ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP via Getty Images Joe Biden’s campaign has denounced Facebook for allowing President Donald Trump to spread false information about voting, calling Facebook’s..
Aleksandr Kogan: The link between Cambridge Analytica and FacebookMark Zuckerberg has been the one testifying before Congress, but the scientist at the heart of the biggest privacy scandal on Earth has largely stayed out of the spotlight, until now. Lesley Stahl..
Winklevoss twins hedge their bets with Irish licenceThe UK got a large new cryptocurrency player last week when Gemini received an electronic money institution (EMI) license from the country's Financial Conduct Authority. Based in New York, the..
Zuckerberg on Breonna Taylor's death: No one "held accountable"America's criminal justice system "needs to be changed," Facebook CEO tells employees in remarks about Taylor's death.
Short of Money to Run Elections, Local Authorities Turn to Private FundsCities and states face huge bills to deal with voting during the pandemic. Mark Zuckerberg offered $300 million to help — and conservatives are objecting.
The first big test of Facebook’s oversight board will be the US electionFacebook’s oversight board, which has independent authority to reverse Facebook’s decisions about whether controversial posts should remain up or get taken down, will launch in October. | Tobias..
Facebook 'Supreme Court' to begin work before US Presidential voteThe company's oversight board - which can overrule Mark Zuckerberg - begins work in mid-October.
Facebook will reject political ads claiming an early victory in NovemberPhoto by Jeff Swensen / Getty Images Facebook will reject ads from Donald Trump and Joe Biden claiming victory before the winner of the US election is declared. The change is an update to a..
Facebook leaks show Mark Zuckerberg defending his decisions to angry employeesIllustration by William Joel | Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images To experience the enhanced version of this feature, including playable audio from Facebook Q&As, read it on The Verge
Selena Gomez writes to Mark Zuckerberg about hate speech on Facebook, InstagramThe Lose You To Love Me singer shared with fans her private message that she had written to Facebook owner Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg on her Instagram story....
Mark Zuckerberg on why he doesn’t want to “put an Apple Watch on your face”Photo by Nick Statt / The Verge Social networks contain multitudes. One day you’re writing about internal dissent over the company’s ability to uproot influence campaigns and election..
Facebook’s first AR glasses will be Ray-Bans, coming next yearFacebook says its first pair of consumer augmented reality glasses will be releasing next year, CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced during the opening keynote of its all-virtual Facebook Connect..
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Facebook’s India policy chief should step down, say civil rights groupsIllustration by Alex Castro / The Verge A coalition of civil rights groups are calling for Ankhi Das, Facebook’s public policy chief in India, to step down in the face of growing sectarian..
Elon Musk passes Mark Zuckerberg to become world's third-richest manMark Zuckerberg's reign as the third-richest person on Earth didn't last long after Tesla boss Elon Musk's wealth soared to new heights.The Tesla and SpaceX founder has added a staggering $87.8 billion..
Facebook’s belated, vague, unhelpful election ideaOn Thursday, Mark Zuckerberg, the chief executive...
Facebook to limit last-minute political ads before U.S. elections, label premature victory claimsSAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 3 (Reuters) — Facebook Inc. said on Thursday it would stop accepting new political ads in the week before the U.S. Election Day on Nov. 3, in a series of moves that the company..
Zuckerberg says no new political ads on Facebook the week before Election DayOnly on “CBS This Morning,” Gayle King spoke with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg about new plans to stop misinformation ahead of Election Day. The tech CEO says Facebook is focused on connecting its..
Facebook rolls out initiatives to combat 2020 election misinformation, limit political adsIn a "CBS This Morning" exclusive interview, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks with Gayle King about new measures the social media company is taking before the November election. Among other..
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Activists call on Facebook to ban armed event listings after Kenosha shootingIllustration by Alex Castro / The Verge In the aftermath of the Kenosha shooting, an activist group called Change the Terms is calling on Facebook to institute new policies around potentially..
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Facebook India accused of deleting anti-Muslim postsBengaluru — India’s minister of information technology Ravi Shankar Prasad has accused some Facebook employees of blocking right-wing views in the nation, escalating a battle over content..
Facebook ‘vested lobby’ working to ‘discredit India’s democratic process’: Prasad to ZuckerbergAmid a raging controversy over political bias and interference on Facebook at the behest of its senior Indian officials, the government on Tuesday wrote a hard-hitting letter to the social media..
Ravi Shankar Prasad writes to Mark Zuckerberg over Facebook's 'political bias'In a strongly worded letter, the minister detailed instances of bias by Facebook India against BJP and the right-wing in general. "As a transnational digital platform, Facebook must not only be fair,..
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Zuckerberg says Facebook erred in not removing militia postWashington: Facebook made a mistake in not removing a militia group’s page earlier this week that called for armed civilians to enter Kenosha, Wisconsin, amid violent protests after police shot Jacob..
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As another article alleges BJP bias in Facebook, Cong writes to Zuckerberg seeking details of probeWith a report in Time magazine alleging Facebook-BJP nexus, following a similar article by Wall Street Journal, Congress Saturday demanded a JPC investigation into the allegations that the social media..
Zuckerberg admits Kenosha armed militia Facebook "event" should have been taken downA Facebook event page promoting an "armed citizens'" vigilante action in Kenosha, Wisconsin, was only taken down after Tuesday night's shooting that killed two. CEO Mark Zuckerberg Friday blamed an..
Mark Zuckerberg says Kenosha Guard rulings were ‘an operational mistake’In a companywide meeting on Thursday, Mark Zuckerberg addressed the recent shooting in Kenosha, Wisconsin, both in a seven-minute public address and in a heated series of questions from employees that..
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