EU parliament pushes for Zuckerberg hearing to be live-streamed

There’s confusion about whether a meeting between Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and the European Union’s parliament — which is due to take place next Tuesday — will go ahead as...

Zuckerberg will meet with European parliament in private next week

Who says privacy is dead? Facebook’s founder Mark Zuckerberg has agreed to take European parliamentarians’ questions about how his platform impacts the privacy of hundreds of millions of European...

Facebook faces fresh criticism over ad targeting of sensitive interests

Is Facebook trampling over laws that regulate the processing of sensitive categories of personal data by failing to ask people for their explicit consent before it makes sensitive inferences...

These schools graduate the most funded startup CEOs

Joanna Glasner Contributor More posts by this contributor The formula behind San Francisco’s startup success US early-stage investment share shrinks as China surges There is no degree required to be a CEO of a venture-backed...

Peek inside the outlandish mansions of tech titans, from Musk to Zuckerberg

Tech CEOs and other high-ranking execs sink big chunks of their paychecks into huge homes and mansions all over the country. Jeff Bezos has a bunch of properties, as does...

Facebook is still falling short on privacy, says German minister

Germany’s justice minister has written to Facebook calling for the platform to implement an internal “control and sanction mechanism” to ensure third-party developers and other external providers are not...

10 big announcements from Day 1 of F8

Day 1 of Facebook’s F8 conference was packed with announcements and updates. Here are 10 big takeaways from Mark Zuckerberg’s keynote on Day 1. You can find full coverage...

Facebook’s dark ads problem is systemic

Facebook’s admission to the UK parliament this week that it had unearthed unquantified thousands of dark fake ads after investigating fakes bearing the face and name of well-known consumer...

Trying to understand Facebook’s Community Standards? Here’s the gist

Jim Watson/AFP/Getty ImagesAfter a year in which Facebook faced ample scrutiny for its handling of various controversies (culminating in founder Mark Zuckerberg giving a testimony to Congress), the company...

Facebook scammers using ‘Mark Zuckerberg’ accounts to trick people out of cash

Facebook is battling to take down fake “Mark Zuckerberg” accounts that are being used to trick people into handing over their money. As per the NY Times, the scammers have been...

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Japan's MUFG to automate operations to free bankers for wealthy clients

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan’s Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc (MUFG) plans to automate 30 percent of operations at its core banking unit by...