Mar 25, 2021 11:49 AM IST
For CEO Mark Zuckerberg, the past year has presented a series of humbling events that have picked away at his long-held assertion that Facebook is a worldwide force for good. In Facebook posts, public comments and discussions with employees, the CEO appears to be increasingly grappling with the dark side of the empire he created.
- Mar 15, 2021 05:35 PM IST
The social media major said that they were launching a tool which shows users when and where they can get vaccinated. Also, this tool will help the users make an appointment by providing them a link.
- Feb 20, 2021 07:57 PM IST
Facebook’s abrupt decision to stop Australians from sharing news on the site and strip the pages of domestic and foreign news outlets also erased several state government and emergency department accounts, causing widespread anger.
- Feb 15, 2021 10:47 AM IST
Apple has recently begun positioning itself to be the "protector of internet privacy" and "upholding the greater good", juxtaposed to Facebook - without explicitly naming the latter
- Jan 28, 2021 08:52 AM IST
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has clarified that the update does not change the privacy of anyone’s messages with friends and family.
- Jan 16, 2021 09:53 PM IST
It’s just the latest effort by the 28-year-old Gomez to draw attention to the danger of internet companies critics say have profited from misinformation and hate on their platforms.
- Jan 11, 2021 04:19 PM IST
Just few days after the world rang in New Year, Elon Musk surpassed Amazon’s Jeff Bezos to become the world’s richest person in 2021 with a net worth of $209 billion as on January 10, according to the Bloomberg Billionaire Index. However, Forbes billionaires list still shows Musk trailing Amazon’s Bezos. As Tesla chief and billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk takes the first position, here are the other nine richest people in the world as per Bloomberg Billionaires Index as on January 10.
- Jan 11, 2021 08:30 AM IST
With a stark threat to users, the Facebook-owned app has stolen a march over global regulators and sets the stage for likely rapid commercialisation of the platform
- Jan 06, 2021 12:08 PM IST
After refusing to kowtow to Beijing’s demands to censor its users, among other requests, the social media giant has been locked out of the country ever since
- Dec 15, 2020 04:34 PM IST
In April 2020, Facebook purchased a 9.9 percent stake in RIL's telecom unit Jio for $5.7 billion (Rs 43,574 crore).
- Dec 15, 2020 03:19 PM IST
The conversation on Day 1 of the two-day Facebook-hosted event revolved around opportunities in India, the way digital can accelerate economic progress, and how small businesses will be a key part of the global recovery going forward.
- Dec 15, 2020 02:56 PM IST
RIL Chairman Mukesh Ambani spoke about the entrepreneurship lessons he learnt from his farther Dhirubhai Ambani during a conversation with Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg at Facebook Fuel for India 2020.
- Dec 15, 2020 12:26 PM IST
Mark Zuckerberg and Reliance Industries (RIL) Chairman Mukesh Ambani spoke at the Facebook Fuel for India 2020 event on December 15.
- Dec 15, 2020 08:29 AM IST
The two-day Facebook Fuel for India event will be held on December 15 and 16.
- Dec 14, 2020 08:45 AM IST
Zuckerberg faces the real possibility of his painstakingly built up tech empire crumbling
- Nov 19, 2020 03:46 PM IST
Kitchens Centre, which is currently operating over 35 ready-to-move-in kitchens across 15 cities, will use the funds to scale up operations and expand into newer markets in India
- Nov 06, 2020 08:49 AM IST
Mark Zuckerberg, in a video message, said that the company had been working on WhatsApp UPI with the NPCI to ensure that it is secure and reliable.
- Nov 05, 2020 10:50 AM IST
167 US billionaires gained $57.4 billion on November 4, the day after polling in the US Presidential Election closed.
- Oct 28, 2020 04:50 PM IST
The hearing comes after Republican President Donald Trump has repeatedly called for tech companies to be held accountable for allegedly stifling conservative voices.
- Sep 06, 2020 10:42 AM IST
Despite this, the world’s wealthiest collectively added $830 billion to their wealth this year, as per the Bloomberg Billionaire Index
- Sep 01, 2020 07:53 PM IST
It seems from credible media reports that Facebook India team, right from the India MD to other senior officials, is dominated by people who belong to a particular political belief, writes Union IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad in his letter
- Aug 29, 2020 04:55 PM IST
At a press conference, the opposition party also demanded an investigation by a Joint Parliamentary Committee into the alleged "links of Facebook employees and the ruling establishment".
- Aug 24, 2020 09:32 AM IST
The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative will be joined by a couple of other US-based technology funds to invest about $80 million in Eruditus at a valuation of $800-850 million, sources say.
- Aug 07, 2020 01:18 PM IST
The Facebook honcho joins the small club of Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates which also includes Amazon's Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates
- Jul 30, 2020 10:49 AM IST
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is the world's richest individual, while Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg is the fourth-ranked billionaire.