Tag: mark zuckerberg


  • Jack Dorsey and Mark Zuckerberg

    ISIS threatens to kill Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey

    A group of ISIS supporters calling themselves the Sons of Caliphate Army have released a 25-minute video in which they promise to go after Facebook and Twitter’s CEOs. Photos of Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey appear multiple times in the video engulfed in flames and marked up with bullet holes. The video is in response […]

  • Mark Zuckerberg goes after Marc Andreessen for India comments

    Mark Zuckerberg calls out Marc Andreessen for ‘deeply upsetting’ India comments

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made it very clear that he disagrees with the comments made about India by one of his company’s board members. On Tuesday, venture capitalist Marc Andreessen posted a series of controversial tweets on Twitter. In them, he expressed his dissatisfaction with the ruling by an India regulator that effectively killed Faceook’s “Free Basics” […]

  • Facebook Free Basics shut down in India

    Facebook’s ‘Free Basics’ internet has been blocked in India

    Facebook’s attempt to offer free internet access in India has been stopped by officials in the country. Telecom providers in the country were instructed on Monday to charge the same price for all content, dealing a crushing blow to “Free Basics,” a Facebook initiative that had come under constant and harsh criticism from tech activists. “Free […]

  • Mark Zuckerberg gives daughter a Chinese name

    Mark Zuckerberg announces daughter’s Chinese name

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg took the opportunity to speak in Mandarin with his wife Priscilla Chan on Monday as they wished the world a happy Lunar New Year and revealed their daughter’s Chinese name. In a video post Saturday, the couple said this Lunar New Year was especially meaningful because they selected Max’s Chinese name. […]

  • Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook Wealth

    Mark Zuckerberg is now the world’s fifth richest person

    Mark Zuckerberg’s wealth is increasing very quickly. On Tuesday, Facebook shares continued to push upwards, allowing Zuckerberg to pass Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and become the fifth richest person in the world. His new wealth placement arrives less than a week after he passed Oracle Chairman Larry Ellison as the world’s six richest person. Zuckerberg […]

  • Zika Virus

    Mark Zuckerberg announces plan to fight Zika virus

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has announced his company’s plan to help fight back against the Zika virus. Facebook has partnered with the non-profit Abrasco Divulga in Brazil as part of an effort the company is rolling out across Latin America. The Zika Virus has now been reported in more than 20 countries. The virus is most […]

  • 1 Billion on WhatsApp

    WhatsApp hits 1 billion users

    In 2014 Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg spent a ming-boggling $22 billion to acquire messaging app WhatsApp. Less than two years later and Facebook’s CEO has another 1 billion user app under his control. When Facebook acquired WhatsApp it had less than half a billion users, but was growing considerably, especially overseas and in developing countries. […]

  • Mark Zuckerberg personal wealth

    Mark Zuckerberg’s wealth just passed the Koch brothers

    Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg is now richer than the Koch brothers. Zuckerberg’s wealth increased by $6 billion Thursday after Facebook reported a stellar quarter with record revenue. That increase in stock price grew Zuckerberg’s fortune to $47.5 billion or No. 6 on Bloomberg’s list of the wealthiest people in the world. Zuckerberg surged past […]

  • Facebook Messenger 800 million users

    Facebook Messenger now has 800 million users and big plans for 2016

    Facebook Messenger now has 800 million users and the apps developers are ramping up production with a massive 2016 roadmap. Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the company’s big milestone on his Facebook page on Thursday. Zuckerberg revealed that the company plans to kill off SMS by creating a platform that brings friend together […]