Facebook’s Zuckerberg at Center of Emails Released by Parliament

The U.K. Parliament released internal Facebook emails that lawmakers said show how executives at the social-media company, including CEO Mark Zuckerberg, gave some developers special access to user data and contemplated charging developers for data access.
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In the Fight Against Fake News, Facebook’s Fact-Checkers Struggle to Keep Up

The social network’s algorithms scan billions of posts each day in hopes of flagging misinformation before it goes viral; humans play a supporting role, but in the end they simply can’t keep up.
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Facebook’s Zuckerberg Tells Employees to Respect Diverse Views

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg told employees the company should embrace diverse views, but expressed frustration a senior executive attended the Kavanaugh confirmation hearing last week, said a person familiar with the remarks.
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Facebook’s Messing With Instagram Prompted Co-Founders’ Departure

Instagram’s co-founders increasingly clashed with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg over a range of issues, including recent changes to the photo-sharing app that appeared designed to promote Facebook’s growth at Instagram’s expense.
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Sheryl Sandberg’s New Job Is to Fix Facebook’s Reputation—and Her Own

Amid questions about her influence at the social network, the high-profile executive has been asked to tackle safety and security issues. But can the deliberative Ms. Sandberg ride herd on a free-wheeling engineering culture?
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Facebook’s Next Challenge: Less Data to Target Ads

Facebook’s advertisers in Europe are on the front lines of its efforts to tighten privacy practices, and their frustrations help explain why the social-media giant’s troubles are far from over.
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Facebook’s Hard Fall Shows the Pitfalls of Big Data

Companies typically use only 5% to 10% of the data they collect. They’re beefing up their efforts to use more—but a consumer backlash is brewing.
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Facebook’s value slumps $120bn in biggest-ever market hit

Facebook has recorded the biggest fall in corporate history as its value plunged by $ 120bn (£91bn) when markets opened in New York.
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Facebook’s Sandberg: Fact-checking delays are frustrating advertisers

Facebook’s Sandberg: Fact-checking delays are frustrating advertisersFacebook’s recent efforts to prevent fake news and election interference are creating friction with advertisers, its COO, Sheryl Sandberg, acknowledged Thursday.



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Facebook’s Latest Problem: Tracking Where the Data Went

Facebook’s internal probe into potential misuse of user data is hitting fundamental roadblocks: The company can’t track where much of the data went after it left the platform or determine where it is now.
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Facebook’s push to kill bad political ads is also hiding regular posts

Facebook’s push to kill bad political ads is also hiding regular postsFacebook's political ad monitoring system is already hurting regular ads and news posts.



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Apple jams Facebook’s web-tracking tools

The next versions of the iOS and the Mac operating systems will block the social network’s trackers.
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News Organizations Flag Concerns on Facebook’s Political-Ad Rules

A trade group representing news organizations raised concerns to Facebook that the social media company’s rules on political ads are overly broad and could affect their ability to promote stories.
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‘The Late Show’ Shoots Facebook’s Upcoming Dating Service Down In Flames

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Facebook’s Zuckerberg says his data was harvested

The chief executive also tells Congress that Facebook may take action against Cambridge University.
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Facebook’s Communications Meltdown: How the Company Lost Control of Its Messaging

“You’re asking a really important question.” “It’s such a good question.” “Those are fair questions, and I think those are real questions.” When Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg talks to journalists these days, she frequently praises their questions — and then proceeds not to answer them, instead talking about something else. Anyone who has ever undergone […]

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Facebook’s Zuckerberg fires back at Apple’s Tim Cook

Mark Zuckerberg says it is “extremely glib” to suggest Facebook does not care about its users.
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Facebook’s Zuckerberg Expects to Testify at Congressional Hearing

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg expects he will have to testify at U.S. congressional hearings, though he hasn’t formally accepted any of the committee requests for him to appear.
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Facebook’s Zuckerberg Expects to Testify at Congressional Hearing

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg expects he will have to testify at U.S. congressional hearings, though he hasn’t formally accepted any of the committee requests for him to appear.
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How Facebook’s Past Data Policies Led to Its Current Crisis

A key period in Facebook’s past—when developers were able to access huge amounts of data—is coming back to haunt the social network.
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How Facebook’s Past Data Policies Led to Its Current Crisis

A key period in Facebook’s past—when developers were able to access huge amounts of data—is coming back to haunt the social network.
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Facebook’s Zuckerberg admits mistakes over Cambridge Analytica

Mark Zuckerberg promises changes will be made following the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
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How Facebook’s Master Algorithm Powers the Social Network

Artificial intelligence permeates everything at Facebook, the social network’s head of applied machine learning says—and humans are bound to understand Facebook less than ever.
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Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg: ‘Pay women well’

Sheryl Sandberg selects a feminist anthem for Desert Island Discs and says girls should be told to lead.
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Facebook’s Female Engineers Claim Gender Bias

An analysis last year by a longtime engineer at Facebook found female engineers received 35% more rejections of their code than men, setting off an internal debate over gender bias. A later study rejected those findings.
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Facebook’s Plan to Keep Zuckerberg in Control Was Flawed, Lawsuit Says

Shareholders allege director Marc Andreessen privately coached the CEO by text message on how to win over other members of the board.
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