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Facebook froze as anti-vaccine comments swarmed users

October 26, 2021 9:37 pm

Last spring, researchers at Facebook wrote that they could reduce vaccine misinformation by tweaking how vaccine posts show up on users' newsfeeds. Yet despite internal documents showing these changes worked, the company was slow to take action.

Facebook announces new Page experience for users in India; What has changed?

October 09, 2021 8:01 am

Facebook's new Page design will make it easier for users to find and manage activities. Here are the details.

Facebook CEO calls Apple ‘significant’ future competitor

January 28, 2021 9:25 am

Facebook CEO said that Facebook and Apple are likely to become direct rivals on the “next computing platform,” referring to virtual and augmented reality headsets.

Twitter, Facebook to send CEOs to Senate hearing on Section 230

October 04, 2020 10:39 am

A Senate panel voted to subpoena the heads of Twitter, Facebook and Alphabet Inc.’s Google for an Oct. 28 session focusing on Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, a provision that protects the companies from lawsuits over user-generated content.

Blocking of pages points to Facebook-BJP link: Derek O’Brien to Mark Zuckerberg

September 03, 2020 5:39 am

At the beginning of the letter, O’Brien wrote, “We... India’s second-largest opposition party, have had serious concerns about Facebook’s role during the 2014 and 2019 General Elections.”

IT Minister writes to Zuckerberg: 'Facebook staff biased... abusing PM, Ministers'

September 02, 2020 1:50 pm

Ravi Shankar Prasad also said that 'a group of Facebook employees with international media is giving a free run to malevolent vested interests to cast aspersions on the democratic process of our great democracy.'

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s fortune surpasses $100 billion

August 07, 2020 10:13 am

The 36-year-old joins fellow tech titans Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates as the only people in the world who currently have centibillionaire status, according to the Bloomberg Billionaires Index.

Jeff Bezos eating a snack and other moments from the Big Tech Hearing that got netizens talking

July 30, 2020 4:29 pm

As lawmakers grilled the heads of four global tech companies, many on social media commented on the more quirky aspects of the hearing that caught their eye.

Zuckerberg goes off-script, blasts Apple and Google in testimony

July 30, 2020 11:23 am

“In many areas, we are behind our competitors,” Zuckerberg said.

US House panel reschedules Big Tech CEO hearing for Wednesday

July 26, 2020 1:48 pm

All four tech company CEOs - Jeff Bezos of Amazon, Tim Cook of Apple, Sundar Pichai of Alphabet and Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook - are to appear virtually, the announcement said.