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  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 22- Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg revised the world's largest online social network's mission statement on Thursday to emphasize support for hobby clubs, civil society organizations and other community groups. The move comes as Facebook faces pressure from smaller rivals such as Nextdoor and Meetup, whose online...

  • Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, speaking at the inaugural Communities Summit in Chicago on June 22, 2017.

    Facebook's CEO is trying to rebuild his company's image after the site was pummeled by fake news during the election.

  • SAN FRANCISCO— At Facebook, mere "sharing" is getting old. So the Facebook founder wants to bring more meaning to its nearly 2 billion users by nudging them into online groups that bring together people with common passions, problems and ambitions. Much like the creation of Facebook itself— the largest social-engineering project in history— that shift could have...

  • WASHINGTON, June 19- President Donald Trump met on Monday with the heads of 18 U.S. technology companies including Apple Inc, Amazon.com Inc and Microsoft Corp, seeking their help to make the government's computing systems more efficient. The White House wants to update government information technology systems, cut costs, eliminate waste and improve service.

  • WASHINGTON, June 19- Major U.S. technology company chief executives sat down with White House senior adviser Jared Kushner and other top Trump administration officials on Monday before meeting with the president on cutting government waste and improving information technology services. The White House has enlisted tech CEOs to improve government...

  • President Donald Trump will meet with the chief executives of technology companies including Apple Inc and Amazon.com Inc on Monday as the White House looks to the private sector for help in cutting government waste and improving information technology services. White House senior adviser Jared Kushner, who is Trump's son-in-law, said before the opening...

  • Mark Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Facebook

    Facebook didn't send either of its top two execs to a tech meeting with the Trump White House, the only one of the five most valuable firms to skip it

  • Jeff Immelt

    Companies had powerful chiefs with domains to match. But activist investors and tech are remaking the executive suite, the Times reports.

  • Nairobi, Kenya skyline

    Mark Zuckerberg is one of the Silicon Valley leaders who have invested in the continents tech ecosystem.

  • NEW YORK— Technology stocks have taken a stumble over the last week after soaring to heights they last saw just before the dot-com bubble collapsed 17 years ago. Last week they got close to the highs they set all the way back in March 2000. "The sector is delivering on a lot of the promises that investors hoped for during the bubble years," Jack Ablin, chief investment...

  • June 15- Amazon.com Inc's billionaire founder Jeff Bezos on Thursday turned to an unusual source of inspiration for how to donate part of his wealth: Twitter. His family has also given more than $40 million to Seattle's Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, not far from Amazon's headquarters. Still, Bezos has yet to make charity a cornerstone of his work, like...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 14- A man dressed in a UPS uniform and armed with an "assault pistol" opened fire at a United Parcel Service Inc package sorting hub in San Francisco, killing three people before fatally shooting himself in the head, police said. Two other people were shot and have been taken to an area hospital, San Francisco police said. Any shooting is one shooting...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 14- A man dressed in a UPS uniform and armed with an "assault pistol" opened fire at a United Parcel Service Inc package sorting hub in San Francisco, killing three people before turning the gun on himself, police said. Police did not identify the suspect or say if he was a UPS employee. The shooter and the victims were all drivers, said Steve Gaut, head...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, June 14- At least four people were killed, including the gunman, when a disgruntled United Parcel Service Inc employee opened fire at a company package sorting hub in San Francisco, two local TV news stations reported. San Francisco police said the building was secure but offered no immediate information on victims. Victims were taken to the...

  • June 14- At least four people were killed, including the suspected gunman, when a disgruntled United Parcel Service Inc employee opened fire at a company facility in San Francisco, two local TV news stations reported. San Francisco police said the building was secure but offered no immediate information on victims. "UPS confirms there was an incident involving...

  • The Snapchat app on an Apple iPhone.

    Recent app download data for Snap suggests a slowdown in the growth of daily active users, Nomura Instinet analyst Anthony DiClemente said.

  • Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive officer and founder of Facebook

    Facebook is preparing to reduce its dependency on IBM's cloud servers to operate WhatsApp following a similar move with Instagram in 2014.

  • Students work on a math equation using Chromebooks at Milton High School.

    They are influencing the subjects that schools teach, the classroom tools that teachers choose and fundamental approaches to learning.

  • Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg

    In 2006, Yahoo tried to buy Facebook for $1 billion. "It tore our company apart," says Zuckerberg.

  • Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg

    The Facebook founder and CEO says the tech giant’s dominance depends on a culture of experimentation, innovation and, yes, failure.