Entrepreneurs admire the founder of Tesla more than Mark Zuckerberg or even Steve Jobs.
VELES, Macedonia— On the second floor of a noisy sports center in the Macedonian town of Veles, a teenage purveyor of fake news cracked open his laptop and laid out his case for why lying is more lucrative than the truth. As President Barack Obama, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, journalists and academics a href='...
MENLO PARK, Calif., Dec 1- Facebook Inc is working on automatically flagging offensive material in live video streams, building on a growing effort to use artificial intelligence to monitor content, said Joaquin Candela, the company's director of applied machine learning. The social media company has been embroiled in a number of content moderation...
Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg has donated more than $100 million to the Sheryl Sandberg & Dave Goldberg Family Fund.
Facebook’s chief operating officer plans to transfer nearly $100 million of her Facebook shares to an existing fund for charitable giving.
Facebook might struggle to get back into the Chinese market even if it develops a censorship tool, the SCMP reports.
The social network has developed software to keep posts from appearing in users’ news feeds in specific geographic areas.
Facebook has software to suppress posts from appearing in people's news feeds in specific geographic areas, The New York Times reports.
The drone suffered a "structural failure" as it was coming in for a landing in the Arizona desert. USA Today reports.
The $340 billion social network is launching a $6 billion stock buyback, its first ever. Here's why, Breakingviews says.
CareerCast ranks the best-paying jobs, including surgeon, PR exec, military general and data scientist.
Kanye West was under observation at a Los Angeles area hospital after his national tour was abruptly canceled, NBC News reports.
The news comes after the rapper canceled a show in Los Angeles on Sunday.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 21- The main U.S. visa program for technology workers could face renewed scrutiny under President-elect Donald Trump and his proposed Attorney General, Senator Jeff Sessions, a long-time critic of the skilled-worker program. H-1B visas admit 65,000 workers and another 20,000 graduate student workers each year. The tech industry, which has...
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 7- The main U.S. visa program for technology workers could face renewed scrutiny under President-elect Donald Trump and his proposed Attorney General, Senator Jeff Sessions, a long-time critic of the skilled-worker program. H-1B visas admit 65,000 workers and another 20,000 graduate student workers each year. The tech industry, which has...
Nov 19- Facebook Inc, facing withering criticism for failing to stem a flood of phony news articles in the run-up to the U.S. presidential election, is taking a series of steps to weed out hoaxes and other types of false information, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said in a Facebook post Friday evening. Facebook has long insisted that it is a technology company and...
The social media giant has found itself at the center of the debate on misinformation on the internet.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 18- Snap Inc, the red-hot messaging company, is seen by many tech investors as the next Facebook or Google, but its youthful founders are pushing far more aggressively than its predecessors in moving from scrappy startup to public company. At a time when it is fashionable in Silicon Valley to stay private as long as possible, Snap is planning an...
Tech investor Paul Meeks is redeploying capital in Amazon, Adobe Systems, Alphabet and Facebook on the postelection weakness.
President Obama, speaking in Berlin, criticized Facebook and other social media for disseminating fake news, reports NYT.