US President Barack Obama and Mark Zuckerberg to discuss tech on Facebook Live this week

By on June 23, 2016 at 3:50 PM.

US President Barack Obama and Mark Zuckerberg to discuss tech on Facebook Live this week

US President Barack Obama is scheduled to participate in a Live video session with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg this Friday, as part of a summit to encourage and connect tech entrepreneurs, Reuters reports. After the Live video with Zuckerberg, Obama will be talking with four other entrepreneurs from around the world via Google. More →
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Mark Zuckerberg puts tape over his webcam, and here’s why you should too

By on June 23, 2016 at 2:45 PM.

Mark Zuckerberg puts tape over his webcam, and here’s why you should too

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recently posted a photo to announce Instagram’s 500 million users milestone. The photo though went viral after a Twitter user called Chris Olsen, zoomed into his picture to point out that the laptop on his work station, assuming that’s his, had tape stuck on the webcam and the audio port. More →
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Facebook shareholders decide to give Mark Zuckerberg full control of the company

By on June 21, 2016 at 10:46 AM.

Facebook shareholders decide to give Mark Zuckerberg full control of the company

Facebook has approved the creation of 5.7 billion new shares of Class C stock that will keep its CEO Mark Zuckerberg in control as long as he is associated with the social networking giant. The decision, taken at its annual shareholders' meeting on Monday, will help Zuckerberg keep voting control and allow him and his wife Dr Priscilla Chan to boost philanthropic activities without diluting the voting control, venturebeat.com reported. More →
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest accounts hacked and defaced

By on June 6, 2016 at 10:25 AM.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest accounts hacked and defaced

Mark Zuckerberg maybe the founder and CEO of Facebook, but that doesn't mean he doesn't have accounts on other social platforms. He clearly, however, doesn't seem to care a lot about these accounts, as some of them were temporarily hacked over the weekend. A group of hackers called OurMine Team were able to get access to Zuckerberg's LinkedIn, Pinterest and Twitter accounts, Venturebeat reports.  More →
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Facebook to set new rules if Zuckerberg decides to quit

By on June 3, 2016 at 3:20 PM.

Facebook to set new rules if Zuckerberg decides to quit

Mark Zuckerberg, who holds majority voting control of the social networking site, may not be an absolute power at Facebook if he decides to quit or his services are terminated in the future. According to a regulatory filing by the Facebook board to the US Securities and Exchange Commission on Thursday, the board will ask shareholders at its annual meeting on June 20 to vote on a proposal that would convert Zuckerberg's Class B shares into Class A shares if he ceases to be at the helm, PCWorld reported. More →
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Facebook conducts live video chat with astronauts on the ISS

By on June 2, 2016 at 2:45 PM.

Facebook conducts live video chat with astronauts on the ISS

Discussing the use of social media on board to the impact of zero-gravity on their health, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday took time off his busy schedule to have a first-ever 20-minute live webcast with the astronauts on the International Space Station (ISS). For Tim Peake, Tim Kopra and Jeff Williams on the ISS, social media is a nice way to reach family and friends from space. More →
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Mark Zuckerberg to call ISS astronauts via Facebook Live on June 1

By on May 28, 2016 at 4:00 PM.

Mark Zuckerberg to call ISS astronauts via Facebook Live on June 1

Taking connectivity to a new high, Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg will speak with three astronauts currently living and working aboard the International Space Station on June 1, NASA said in a statement. Yoo too could watch the Earth-to-space call live on NASA’s Facebook page. More →
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Facebook hires experts to expand Oculus division in Europe

By on May 23, 2016 at 10:13 AM.

Facebook hires experts to expand Oculus division in Europe

Social networking giant Facebook has hired a team of experts in London to create the first European base for its Oculus virtual reality division, a media report said. The social network has substantially expanded its British team of engineers and developer relations staff in the last six months after acquiring Oculus for $2 billion in 2014, the Telegraph reported on Saturday. More →
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Trending Topics controversy: Mark Zuckerberg meets leading conservatives

By on May 19, 2016 at 3:15 PM.

Trending Topics controversy: Mark Zuckerberg meets leading conservatives

In a bid to ward off accusations of editorial bias against conservative news organizations in its popular 'Trending Topics', Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday hosted a dozen leading conservatives to talk about how Facebook continues to be a platform for all ideas across the political spectrum.

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Mark Zuckerberg to meet conservative leaders over trending topics controversy

By on May 16, 2016 at 1:15 PM.

Mark Zuckerberg to meet conservative leaders over trending topics controversy

Accused of an editorial bias against conservative news organizations in its popular "Trending Topics”, the social media giant Facebook has invited conservative leaders, including outspoken media personality Glenn Beck, to meet CEO Mark Zuckerberg this week. According to Tech Insider, the meeting is scheduled to take place at Facebook's Silicon Valley headquarters. More →
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