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  • Facebook ordered to pay US$5B fine over privacy violations

    Facebook will pay a record-breaking US$5 billion (A$7.1 billion) fine to resolve a government probe into its privacy practices and will boost safeguards on user data, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission and the social media company said on Wednesday.

    Written by Reuters26 July 19 09:46
  • LivePerson CEO slams Facebook: “They need to go under”

    ​The CEO of chatbot and ‘conversational commerce’ company LivePerson says Facebook should be shut down until it can fix what he sees as multiple issues with the social media platform.

    Written by George Nott23 May 19 11:12
  • Zuckerberg loses more than US$15 billion in record Facebook fall

    Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg's fortune took a more than US$15 billion hit on Thursday, as the social media company suffered the biggest one-day wipeout in U.S. stock market history a day after executives forecast years of lower profit margins.

    Written by Reuters27 July 18 08:56
  • Facebook keeps earning despite data privacy scandal

    Facebook has reported first quarter revenue of $11.96 billion, up 49 per cent from last year despite the fallout from a scandal that saw data from 87 million of its users shared with Cambridge Analytica.

    Written by Byron Connolly26 April 18 11:58
  • Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg deflects questions on regulation

    Facebook shares posted their biggest daily gain in nearly two years on Tuesday as Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg fended off questions from U.S. senators on how the world's largest social network might be regulated more closely.

    Written by Reuters11 April 18 08:37
  • Mark Zuckerberg admits Facebook has made mistakes

    ​Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Wednesday that his company made mistakes in how it handled data belonging to 50 million of its users and promised tougher steps to restrict developers' access to such information.

    Written by Reuters22 March 18 09:30
  • Mark Zuckerberg offloads $500M in Facebook shares

    ​Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg sold nearly $500 million in the company's shares in February to fund his philanthropic investment vehicle, the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI), regulatory filings showed.

    Written by Reuters02 March 18 08:49
  • Facebook profit jumps, no impact from Russia issue

    Facebook reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and revenue on Wednesday as it pushed further into video advertising, showing no sign of financial damage from the controversy over how Russia used the social network in an attempt to sway voters in the 2016 U.S. election.

    Written by Reuters02 Nov. 17 09:12
  • Do you wish your boss was more...dead?

    Research finds that Apple’s former boss was the second most popular choice of CEO to serve under, after Virgin Group founder Richard Branson.

    Written by George Nott22 March 17 10:53
  • AI looms large in Google's view of the future

    Google's Founders' Letter was an exception this year for the fact that it was penned by Google CEO Sundar Pichai rather than Larry Page and Sergey Brin.

    Written by Katherine Noyes29 April 16 08:37