WASHINGTON, Oct 31- More than 70 rights groups asked Facebook on Monday to clarify its policies for removing content, especially at the behest of governments, alleging the company has repeatedly censored postings that document human rights violations. In a letter sent to Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg, the organizations criticize the social media...
SAN FRANCISCO/ WASHINGTON, Oct 28- After Facebook's removal of an iconic Vietnam war photo stirred an international uproar last month, the social network's executives quickly backtracked and cleared its publication. One of those key decision-makers- Justin Osofsky, who runs the community operations division- wrote a Facebook post acknowledging that the...
The tech titan is committed to having a “culture of art” in his offices.
More than 16 years ago, AOL bought Time Warner in a deal that is now commonly cited as the worst merger in history. Now, AT&T wants to buy.
Mark Zuckerberg defended Thiel's status as a Facebook board member in a message to employees, The Verge reports.
CNBC asked successful entrepreneurs and CEOs how they assemble a strong team.
Mark Zuckerberg is looking for someone to voice his AI assistant and Iron Man himself – Robert Downey Jr – answered the call.
The Facebook CEO and his wife are investing in a new tech team for the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative.
TOKYO, Oct 12- Sony Corp will join the race for virtual reality dominance on Thursday with the $399 PlayStation VR, a headset the Japanese electronics group hopes will beat pricier rivals and revive its reputation as a maker of must-have gadgets. Rival offerings in virtual reality headsets include Facebook Inc's $599 Oculus Rift and HTC Corp's $799 Vive.
Facebook has built one of the world's most valuable brands purely on consumers, but the company is now inching into enterprise.
No more dealing with cable wires or attaching a mobile device to a VR headset. Soon, a standalone virtual reality set will be able to do it all.
CNBC's Robert Frank looks at the top contenders for the title of "Richest Man in the World" and what it would take to top Jeff Bezos' $89 billion.
OurMine crew is likely a young man living in Saudi Arabia who goes by the name “Ahmad Makki” on social media, reports Buzzfeed.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 3- Facebook Inc launched a stripped down version of its popular Messenger app for emerging markets on Monday as it seeks to expand its international footprint. Messenger Lite, which uses less data and is designed to work in areas with slower internet connections, will roll out in Kenya, Tunisia, Malaysia, Sri Lanka and Venezuela.
*Lawyer hopes Bavaria will hear case that Hamburg rejected. FRANKFURT, Sept 30- German prosecutors are again considering whether to press charges against Mark Zuckerberg and other Facebook executives for failing to staunch a tide of racist and threatening posts on the social network during an influx of migrants into Europe. Attorney Chan-jo Jun, who filed a...
FRANKFURT, Sept 30- German prosecutors are considering once again whether to press charges against Mark Zuckerberg and other Facebook executives for failing to staunch a tide of racist and threatening posts on the social network during last year's migrant surge. Munich prosecutors have received a complaint filed by a German technology law firm two weeks...
Facebook's Andrew Bosworth explains the company's mission of connectivity will use tech to connect people to the physical world.
LONDON, Sept 28- The $3 billion health initiative set up by Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan has hired one of AstraZeneca's non-executive directors to head up its science drive. Their plan echoes the big global health ambitions of the Bill& Melinda Gates Foundation, another philanthropic endeavour funded by tech industry money...
Facebook millionaire Palmer Luckey said he will be voting for Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson for president, according to USA Today.
The Facebook CEO and his wife launch an effort to manage, prevent or cure all disease within the next century.