Hillary Clinton and Facebook's chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg are good friends. So much so, Sandberg endorsed Clinton during her 2016 presidential bid and there were rumours she might take up a political post in a Clinton administration. But...Show More Summary
NYT: For more than an hour, Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s high-profile chief operating officer, sheepishly pledged to “do better” — over and over — as stern-faced members of the Congressional Black Caucus grilled her on Thursday about Russian ads aimed at exploiting … Continue reading ?
Business Insider: Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg told Axios’ Mike Allen on Thursday that the company would not have removed the political ads purchased by accounts operating out of Russia if they had been posted by real people rather than fake accounts…. Laura Rosenberger, director of the Alliance … Continue reading ?
Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg criticized rival social media platform Twitter for its decision to block Rep. Marsha Blackburn’s Senate announcement video because it contained an “inflammatory” statement regarding Planned Parenthood. Show More Summary
On Thursday, Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg sat down for an interview with Axios’ Mike Allen to discuss the role the social media platform played in the dissemination of deceptive, potentially Russian-linked information...Show More Summary
Hey, look, journalism works! On Wednesday, Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg posted a lengthy note to her Facebook page announcing that the company has taken steps to remedy a situation pointed out last week by the nonprofit...Show More Summary
A top executive at Facebook says that Congress should publicly release ads purchased by Russia-linked accounts on the social media site. Sheryl Sandberg, the chief operating officer at Facebook, made the comments during her first public...Show More Summary
Facebook’s Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg, in a recent interview with Axios, addressed the recent controversy over Twitter blocking Rep. Marsha Blackburn’s (R-TN) pro-life Senate ads due to her claim that Planned Parenthood sold “baby body parts.” Sandberg emphasized that “when you cut off speech for one person, you cut off speech for all people,” […]
Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg made the commitment during a closed-door meeting on Capitol Hill Thursday.
Previously, Facebook declined to make the ads public. While Facebook's chief operating officer, Sheryl Sandberg, now favors the release, she didn't say Thursday when the company would do so. Continue reading ? The post Top Facebook executive says company will release data on Russia-linked ads, but doesn’t offer more details appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg criticized Twitter on Thursday over the company's decision to block Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.) from promoting an advertisement on the social media site that Twitter had deemed “inflammatory.” “Marsha Blackburn ran an ad, which is launching her campaign for Senate. And in that ad there’s a lot of positions that […]
You should be disgusted. In a live interview with Axios on Thursday, Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg lamented that she wished the company had found out Russia's use of the platform to spread disinformation and propaganda...Show More Summary
Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s chief operating officer, has commented on Harvey Weinstein’s sexual abuse claims. Read more...
Facebook wants U.S. lawmakers to let the public see ads linked to Russian accounts and promoted during the 2016 election — and they're willing to explain the ad targeting too. Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's chief operating officer, shared her company's willingness for transparency in an interview with Axios's Mike Allen on Thursday. Show More Summary
Facebook's chief operating officer, Sheryl Sandberg, says the ads linked to Russia trying to influence the U.S. presidential election should "absolutely" be released to the public. This includes targeting information. … Click to Continue »
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facebook Inc Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg said on Thursday that the company was fully committed to helping U.S. congressional investigators publicly release Russia-backed political ads that ran during the 2016 U.S. election.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facebook Inc chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg will meet with the leaders of the U.S. House of Representatives Intelligence Committee behind closed doors on Thursday, according to three sources familiar with the situation.
The Facebook chief operating officer and founder of LeanIn.Org says the first step is realizing how far we have to go.
Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook’s chief operating officer, promised “more human review and oversight” to make sure offensive terms aren’t used to target ads.
Inspiration This post was inspired by section of the book Option B: Facing Adversity, Building Resilience and Finding Joy, by: Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook Chief Operating Officer. In it, Sheryl talks about personal tragedy and how people react to a friend or acquaintance that has a major (or even minor) life occurrence. Everyone feels bad and no one knows how […]