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  • Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

    Shares of Facebook fell on Monday to their lowest close since April 2017 as U.S. stocks declined across the board. The company has endured a turbulent year in 2018 tied to the spread of fake news and its handling of user data.

  • PARIS, Nov 12- Facebook will allow French regulators to "embed" inside the company to examine how it combats online hate speech, the first time the wary tech giant has opened its doors in such a way, President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday. "It's a first," Macron told the annual Internet Governance Forum in Paris. The move follows a meeting with Facebook's founder Mark...

  • Following in the footsteps of the nation's wealthiest people may be easier than you think. 

  • Sir Tim Berners-Lee inventor of the World Wide Web waves to photographers as he arrives at Guildhall to receive an Honorary Freedom of the City of London award on September 24, 2014 in London, England.

    Silicon Valley technology giants such as Facebook and Google have grown so dominant they may need to be broken up, unless challengers or changes in taste reduce their clout, the inventor of the World Wide Web told Reuters.

  • *Tim Berners-Lee says tech giants have too much clout. LONDON, Nov 1- Silicon Valley technology giants such as Facebook and Google have grown so dominant they may need to be broken up, unless challengers or changes in taste reduce their clout, the inventor of the World Wide Web told Reuters. Tim Berners-Lee, a London- born computer scientist who invented the Web in...

  • Mark Zuckerberg warns investors of challenges, transitions

    CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on Facebook's earnings call after the company reported earnings on Tuesday.

  • Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive officer and founder of Facebook

    Wednesday's jump adds to Tuesday's nearly 3 percent bump and erases some losses from last week's tech rout.

  • Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg received an Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree from Harvard University at its 2017 366th Commencement Exercises on May 25, 2017 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

    Analysts were largely pleased with CEO Mark Zuckerberg's focus on stabilizing profit margins as well as plans for greater monetization of its Messenger, WhatsApp and Instagram platforms.

  • Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg repeated the company's warning that growing user interest in private messaging, video and safer content would cause costs to rise faster than revenue for some time. Facebook, Amazon.com Inc and Google parent Alphabet Inc had suffered a battering over the last month on Wall Street after leading a years-long rally.

  • Shares of Facebook seesawed after the bell, falling as much as 5 percent and rising nearly 4 percent after closing on Tuesday up 2.9 percent at $146.22. Shares fell again after Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg, on a conference call with analysts, repeated the company's warning that shifting user behavior would leave revenue and cost growth out of sync...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 30- Facebook Inc on Tuesday beat profit estimates but missed targets for growing monthly users and reported its slowest revenue growth in about six years in a quarter some investors feared would be hit harder by defections from the social media site. Shares of Facebook were down 3 percent to $141.50 after seesawing between positive and...

  • Brad Parscale, digital director for U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, speaks at Trump Tower in New York, Dec. 3, 2016.

    Brad Parscale said the left was unhappy that social media platforms built in Silicon Valley contributed to Trump's election in 2016.

  • CATALÃO, Brazil, Oct 25- Jair Bolsonaro, the far-right candidate favored to win Brazil's presidential election this Sunday, has a vision for his nation's economy: niobium. Brazil accounts for about 85 percent of the world's supply. So smitten is Bolsonaro with niobium- and Brazil's potential to capitalize on its production- that he produced a 20- minute YouTube...

  • The U.K.'s Information Commissioner’s Office is hitting Facebook with the maximum possible fine it can impose.

  • People exit the New York Stock Exchange building along Wall Street in New York City. 

    A trade group representing top U.S. pension funds and asset managers, will ask stock exchanges to limit how long companies may operate with unequal voting rights for shareholders.

  • BRUSSELS, Oct 24- Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook said on Wednesday customer data was being "weaponised with military efficiency" by companies to increase profit. Cook, speaking at the International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners, said Apple supported a federal privacy law in the United States and also touted the iPhone maker's...

  • BOSTON, Oct 23- A trade group representing top U.S. pension funds and asset managers, including BlackRock Inc and T. Rowe Price Group, will ask stock exchanges to limit how long companies may operate with unequal voting rights for shareholders. The move is meant as a compromise to solve one of the trickiest issues in American corporate governance, said Ken Bertsch,...

  • BRUSSELS/ SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 23- Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook is expected to praise new European privacy rules and to voice the company's support for strong laws in Europe and the United States to protect the use of data, according to prepared remarks for delivery at a Brussels event. Cook was also expected to endorse a comprehensive federal privacy law in the...

  • BRUSSELS, Oct 23- Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook is expected to stress the iPhone maker's commitment to privacy and backing for strong laws on both sides of the Atlantic to protect the use of data, according to remarks prepared for delivery at a Brussels event. Issues over how data is used and how consumers can protect their personal information have come under...

  • Mark Zuckerberg, chief executive officer and founder of Facebook Inc. attends the Viva Tech start-up and technology gathering at Parc des Expositions Porte de Versailles on May 24, 2018 in Paris, France. 

    Facebook's approach to its cybersecurity issues is missing the larger point, says Elevation Partners co-founder and early Facebook investor Roger McNamee.