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December 5, 2018 4:39 PM U.K. releases Facebook emails about data privacy

“There’s a big question on where we get the revenue from,” CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in one email. “Do we make it easy for devs to use our payments/ad network but not require them? Do we require them? Do we just charge a rev share directly and let devs who use them get a credit against what they owe us? It’s not at all clear to me here that we have a model 126

November 7, 2018 12:57 PM Zuckerberg rebuffs request to appear before U.K. parliament

LONDON—Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has rejected a request to appear before an international parliamentary committee delving into the questions around fake news. The rebuff came after Damian Collins, the head of the U.K. parliament’s media committee, joined forces with his Canadian counterpart in hopes of pressuring Zuckerberg to testify, as he did before 71

July 26, 2018 3:19 AM Mark Zuckerberg’s $16.8-billion loss would have been a wipeout for most billionaires

Charlene De Carvalho-Heineken — she is the biggest shareholder of the world’s second-largest brewer Heineken NV and has a net worth of about $16.7 billion. Iris Fontbona & family — Fontbona is the matriarch of Chile’s richest family, which controls Antofagasta Plc (among the world’s largest copper producers). Leonard Lauder — chairman emeritus of Estee 58

May 17, 2018 5:55 PM Cambridge Analytica suspended head to appear at U.K. committee

Separately, it was announced that Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will meet with leaders of the European Parliament in a closed-door meeting next Tuesday about the data protection scandal that has engulfed his company. Even though his visit had been announced, it was left unclear exactly when Zuckerberg would visit the European Union’s legislature 70

April 30, 2018 10:19 PM WhatsApp co-founder to quit in loss of privacy advocate at Facebook

Jan Koum's plan to exit comes after clashing with Facebook over strategy, use of personal data: report The co-founder of WhatsApp, a messaging service owned by Facebook Inc. with more than 1 billion daily users, said on Monday he was leaving the company, in a loss of one of the strongest advocates for privacy inside Facebook. Jan Koum's plan to exit comes 52

April 4, 2018 7:29 PM Facebook says more than 620,000 Canadians had data ‘improperly shared’ with Cambridge Analytica

In total, Facebook believes that 85 million users — mostly in the United States — had their personal information shared with Cambridge Analytica, the U.K.-based firm with ties to both the Trump presidential campaign and Brexit. OTTAWA—More than 600,000 Canadian Facebook users had their personal information harvested by Cambridge Analytica, the political 56

March 23, 2018 3:33 PM U.S. Congress invites Mark Zuckerberg to testify at future Facebook user data hearing

'Hearing will examine the harvesting and sale of personal information,' House committee says ​The leaders of the U.S. House energy and commerce committee on Friday wrote Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg detailing new concerns about the social media company's use of data and formally requesting that he testify at a future hearing. "The hearing will examine 133

January 5, 2018 5:15 PM Mark Zuckerberg’s lofty goal for 2018: ‘Fixing Facebook’

Zuckerberg vowed to take a comprehensive look at Facebook’s role in society, recruiting experts and using his personal time to closely study issues that he said “touch on questions of history, civics, political philosophy, media, government, and of course technology.” Facebook chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg will spend 2018 trying to correct 49

November 1, 2017 11:37 PM 'Not going to be a cakewalk': Social media sites face hurdles curbing foreign political ads

Figuring out how system is manipulated and blocking ads during elections present challenges A series of Russian-linked ads that flooded Facebook during the U.S. 2016 election has sparked concerns of foreign interference in the democratic process, prompting calls for increased regulation of political advertising on social media platforms. Yet some are worried 503

November 1, 2017 10:49 PM Facebook profits will be hit by measures to tackle abuse, Mark Zuckerberg warns

Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg has warned the social network’s profits will be hit by increased investment in cyber security. In its latest quarterly financial results, the technology giant reported a 47% increase in revenue on the same period last year. But Zuckerberg said the social media site was determined to tackle abuse on its platforms – something 152