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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg brushes off calls to break up his company
May11

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg brushes off calls to break up his company

  Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg dismissed calls from multiple parties for regulators to break up his company. He said they have enough resources to invest billions of dollars in security every year. In an interview with France 2, Zuckerberg reacted in specific to an op-ed written by Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes. Hughes said Zuckerberg’s power and control is uncalled for and “un-American.” He cited the company’s...

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Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes wants to split the company, says Zuckerberg has one-sided control
May10

Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes wants to split the company, says Zuckerberg has one-sided control

  Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes put out a strong plea for lawmakers and regulators to take apart the company. His piece appeared on Thursday in a New York Times op-ed. Using his time and experience when he was with Facebook, he said the company they built has gained too much power for a private entity. He said his fellow co-founder and current CEO Mark Zuckerberg has uncontrolled power due to his majority voting stake....

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Study proves social media marketing pays off, yet some struggle
May09

Study proves social media marketing pays off, yet some struggle

    Social media is popular, as it is effective in driving revenue. While 90 percent of marketers say it pays off, some C-level marketers still struggle to build this case to secure budgets from their organizations. A new study by Sprout Social shows that social media marketers still have room to improve. The secret is to have a better grasp of the latest trends and to dig deeper into platforms. With more than 2.38 billion...

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Google CEO Sundar Pichai keynote speech addresses privacy concerns
May08

Google CEO Sundar Pichai keynote speech addresses privacy concerns

  The chief exec of the world’s largest online search engine addressed on Tuesday privacy concerns about his company. He also told developers what to expect in future products. “Our work on privacy and security is never done, and we want to do more to stay ahead of constantly evolving user expectations. We’ve been working on a significant set of enhancements,” Google CEO Sundar Pichai said in his keynote speech at the Google I/O...

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Facebook bans popular far-right, extremist commentators
May07

Facebook bans popular far-right, extremist commentators

  Facebook will ban several extremist commentators from its platform for violating its Dangerous Individuals or Organizations guidelines. The list includes six prominent influencers: Alex Jones – Right-wing commentator Laura Loomer – Far-right activist Milo Yiannopoulos – Far-right entertainer Paul Joseph Watson – Editor at Infowars Louis Farrakhan – Leader of the Nation of Islam Paul Nehlen –...

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