Remember 2004? It was the year Mark Zuckerberg launched Facebook from his Harvard dorm room, Google introduced the world to Gmail and DreamWorks thought it was a good idea to release Shrek 2. It was also the year of Numa Numa, one of the first viral internet videos. Show More Summary
This year, for the first time ever, I stuck to my New Year's resolution. I joined the Mark Zuckerberg challenge, setting out to run 365 miles—a mile a day—in 2016. I hit my goal at the end of last week, which means this week I've literally...Show More Summary
The social media company holds hackathons with its employees around eight times a year. This time, the event was live on Facebook.
Mark Zuckerberg may insist that Facebook doesn't have a serious fake news problem, but his company is apparently taking steps to identify misleading stories. Some Facebook users tweeted Monday that they received surveys from the site...Show More Summary
On Sunday, Mark Zuckerberg interviewed Vin Diesel on Facebook Live before they took the stage together at the Breakthrough Awards—Silicon Valley’s own sort of Nobel prize-Oscars hybrid, which gave $25 million to scientists this year. Read more...
"This is like our American Idol"
Every month or two, Facebook asks its engineers to take the day off from their regular duties to tackle any project they want. These so-called hackathons aren't unusual among Silicon Valley tech companies — Google is famous for them too. Show More Summary
Mark Zuckerberg joins other big names in Silicon Valley and Hollywood to hand out $25 million for advances in tech and science at the Breakthrough Prize ceremony.
The public gets a lot of its news and information from Facebook. Some of it is fake. That presents a problem for the site’s users, and for the company itself. Facebook cofounder and chairman Mark Zuckerberg said the company will find ways to address the problem, though he didn’t acknowledge its...
Researchers in life sciences, fundamental physics and mathematics share awards from prize founders Yuri Milner, Mark Zuckerberg and Sergey Brin It is not often that a scientist walks the red carpet at a Silicon Valley party and has Morgan...Show More Summary
2016 has proved to be a defining year for old and young people alike consistently falling for fake news, so much so that Mark Zuckerberg has faced major condemnation over Facebook's failure to prevent hoaxes, misinformation, and exaggerations from rapidly spreading during the lead-up to the presidential election. (For a nifty ... More »
China’s WeChat is changing the Internet. Facebook is now a copycat.
In a turbulent month for many tech stocks, Facebook has not performed well. Growing concern over fake news on the platform has not helped.
A few weeks ago, Facebook Inc. CEO Mark Zuckerberg downplayed complaints about fake news on Facebook, claiming that “more than 99% of what people see is authentic.” Now it seems that Facebook is taking those complaints a little moreShow More Summary
Mark Zuckerberg is only 32 years old but he's been a billionaire for nearly a decade now. Of course, his popularity has seen more ups and downs than most public figures twice his age. Yes, Zuckerberg gave us a culture-redefining social...Show More Summary
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Yesterday marked the conclusion of the two-day Summit on Technology and Opportunity, an anti-poverty conference cohosted by the White House, Stanford University, and Mark Zuckerberg’s charity. Something is wrong here. Read more...
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and wife Priscilla Chan put on their party hats to celebrate their little girl's big day.
Richard Smith, Creative Director at Sullivan, explains how visionaries like Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg approach their branding and why it’s important to apply brand thinking to founders’ products
Lauded by Barack Obama and Mark Zuckerberg, Mariana Costa is making the tech sector accessible for young women from deprived backgrounds in Peru, Mexico and Chile A roomful of three dozen young women sit in hushed concentration tap-tapping on their laptops, oblivious to the glint of the Pacific through the window of the eleventh floor office. Show More Summary