Mark Zuckerberg


  • UPDATE 1-Investment adviser admits phony Winklevoss ties Wednesday, 11 Mar 2015 | 3:19 PM ET

    March 11- An investment adviser pleaded guilty to fraud in New York state court on Wednesday, admitting that he forged documents and sent emails in the name of Tyler Winklevoss and others associated with the founding of Facebook Inc, among other crimes. He duped Carl Kleidman, for instance, then managing director of Vision Capital Advisors, an SEC- registered...

  • NEW YORK, March 10- A federal judge on Tuesday revoked the bail of an upstate New York man who disappeared from authorities as he faces criminal charges that he tried to defraud Facebook Inc founder Mark Zuckerberg out of half of the social media company. District Judge Vernon Broderick in Manhattan said it could be difficult to remove an ankle bracket.

  • Facebook fraud defendant Paul Ceglia is missing Tuesday, 10 Mar 2015 | 7:09 AM ET
    Paul Ceglia arriving at federal court in New York, November, 2012.

    An man who was set to face trial in May for attempting to defraud Facebook Inc and founder Mark Zuckerberg, is missing, his lawyer said on Monday.

  • NEW YORK, March 9- An upstate New York man, who was set to face trial in May for attempting to defraud Facebook Inc and founder Mark Zuckerberg, is missing, his lawyer said on Monday. Paul Ceglia, 41, had been required to wear an electronic bracelet before his trial. But Robert Fogg, his lawyer, said Ceglia's ankle bracelet was found at his home after the U.S.

  • Anonymous Yik Yak app's abusive dark side Monday, 9 Mar 2015 | 10:48 AM ET
    Jordan Seman, a junior at Middlebury College in Vermont, came across a Yik Yak post last year that made a sexual reference to her and compared her to a “hippo.” At right, a sampling of messages posted to the app near Middlebury one afternoon late last month.

    Yik Yak is taking college campuses by storm, as the most frequently downloaded anonymous social app in Apple's App Store, reports the New York Times.

  • These are the richest billionaires under 40 Wednesday, 4 Mar 2015 | 9:08 AM ET
    Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, rapper Snoop Dogg, and entrepreneur Sean Parker pose backstage at Sean Parker's Celebration of Music on September 22, 2011 in San Francisco, California.

    Facebook has created more billionaires under 40 than any other company, according to a new ranking.

  • Facebook's diplomatic push to grow Internet   Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015 | 6:06 AM ET
    Facebook's diplomatic push to grow Internet

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports from the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on comments Mark Zuckerberg made about providing Internet access to people around the world.

  • BARCELONA, March 3- Facebook Inc founder Mark Zuckerberg was on hostile turf on Monday as spoke to executives at the world's biggest annual gathering of the mobile industry, renewing attempts to win their backing to help reach billions of users with no Internet access. His comments come amid an increasingly rancorous debate in which telecom and cable firms...

  • TABLE-Forbes rich list rankings Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 2:34 PM ET

    March 2- Bill Gates topped Forbes magazine's annual list of the world's richest people, released on Monday, with Mexican telecommunications tycoon Carlos Slim Helu in second place. 6 Charles Koch $42.9 bln Up Diversified U.S. 6 David Koch $42.9 bln Up Diversified U.S. 8 Christy Walton $41.7 bln Up Wal-Mart Stores Inc U.S. 11 Alice Walton $39.4 bln Up Wal-Mart U.S. 12...

  • Zuckerberg: Social media the driver of data   Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 12:24 PM ET
    Zuckerberg: Social media the driver of data

    CNBC's Jon Fortt reports on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's comments at the Mobile World Congress.

  • Zuckerberg to speak at Mobile World Congress   Monday, 2 Mar 2015 | 11:58 AM ET
    Zuckerberg to speak at Mobile World Congress

    CNBC's Jon Fortt provides a preview from Mobile World Congress of keynote speaker Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

  • Facebook hits 2 million active advertisers Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 2:24 PM ET

    Facebook just announced it has two million active advertisers, showing accelerating advertiser growth. It announced 1.5M active advertisers last July.

  • Cramer: Zuckerberg proving skeptics wrong Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 10:35 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer said Friday that Instagram's latest valuation shows Mark Zuckerberg was right all along about Instagram.

  • Cramer: Zucks proves naysayers wrong   Friday, 20 Feb 2015 | 9:01 AM ET
    Cramer: Zucks proves naysayers wrong

    CNBC's Jim Cramer explains how Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg is proving skeptics wrong.

  • These tech CEOs skipped Obama's big cyber summit Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 1:19 PM ET
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer

    Some big tech names were missing from President Obama's cybersecurity event on Friday.

  • This school is cranking out the most IPO leaders Friday, 13 Feb 2015 | 7:38 AM ET
    Harvard Business School

    This Ivy League school is the alma mater for seven chief executives who led their companies' IPOs last year.

  • FRANKFURT, Feb 10- For the twenty-first century problem of how to move from a casual online encounter to a real-world one, a London- based website is proposing a very traditional solution: double dates. "It's more fun, less awkward and safer," said Double co-founder Gary MacDonough. Mark Zuckerberg was nearly expelled from Harvard University for creating...

  • Zuckerbergs just donated $75M to this institution Friday, 6 Feb 2015 | 9:38 AM ET
    Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan.

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife just donated $75 million to this institution.

  • Cramer Remix: Don't bet against this stock Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 7:17 PM ET
    Jim Cramer on the set of Mad Money

    “Mad Money” host Jim Cramer reveals which company’s worth banking on.

  • Cramer: Mark Zuckerberg is King Midas in a hoodie Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 6:34 PM ET
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg delivers the opening kenote at the Facebook f8 conference on April 30, 2014 in San Francisco, Calif.

    Jim Cramer wants investors to get in on the rare chance with Facebook and hang on as it climbs higher.