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WhatsApp to launch payment services in 2019

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg in April announced that the company is actively working on to launch WhatsApp Pay in India.

Jul 25, 2019, 17:22 PM IST

Facebook to pay record $5 billion US fine over privacy; faces antitrust probe

Facebook confirmed it would pay the $5 billion fine and said the settlement would provide "a comprehensive new framework for protecting people`s privacy." 

Jul 25, 2019, 13:16 PM IST

Mark Zuckerberg ahead of Cook, behind Pichai in top CEOs index

Cook is one of only two CEOs to remain in the top 100 for all seven years along with Zuckerberg.

Jun 20, 2019, 11:38 AM IST

Manipur man detects WhatsApp bug, enters Facebook 'Hall of Fame'

After discovering the bug, the man reported the matter to the Bug Bounty Program of the Facebook, which deals with violation of privacy matters, in March.

Jun 11, 2019, 14:19 PM IST

Will Mark Zuckerberg step down as Facebook CEO? Leadership vote to decide

The chorus is growing against Zuckerberg to step down as Chairman as the company under his leadership has failed to curb privacy violations.

May 30, 2019, 10:55 AM IST

Facebook more than doubles Mark Zuckerberg's compensation to $22.6 million

Facebook Inc Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg`s compensation for 2018 more than doubled to $22.6 million, a regulatory filing showed on Friday.

Apr 13, 2019, 05:27 AM IST

Facebook chief product officer and WhatsApp Vice President quit

Cox`s departure removes a layer of management, bringing Zuckerberg closer to a family of apps that he wants to make compatible.

Mar 15, 2019, 11:15 AM IST

Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook's future is privacy focussed

Zuckerberg cautioned that details of the plan could change as the company consults experts throughout 2019.

Mar 07, 2019, 07:27 AM IST

Zuckerberg to integrate WhatsApp, Instagram and Facebook Messenger: Reports

The three services will, however, continue as stand-alone apps, the report said.

Jan 26, 2019, 07:31 AM IST

Facebook not selling users' data: Mark Zuckerberg

The 1,000-word defence came after Facebook faced intense scrutiny over how it handled data of over two billion users amid several data scandals in recent years.

Jan 25, 2019, 13:51 PM IST

UP court receives complaint against Facebook's Zuckerberg

Others named in the complaint are Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, Chief Product Officer Chris Cox and Facebook India Head Ajit Mohan.

Oct 18, 2018, 11:53 AM IST

After Facebook admits security breach, experts suggest 2.2 billion users must log out, re-login

Facebook has admitted that the security breach affected nearly 50 million users.

Sep 29, 2018, 18:48 PM IST

Facebook unveils new VR headset Oculus Quest

Facebook announced VR headset called "Oculus Go" at a starting price of $199 in October last year.

Sep 27, 2018, 14:18 PM IST

Facebook tightens noose around fake accounts

Facebook introduced two-factor authentication for page administrators in order to determine fake accounts.

Aug 11, 2018, 08:29 AM IST

Facebook uncovers fresh attempt to rig 2018 US elections

Facebook said it had removed 32 pages and accounts from Facebook and Instagram, part of an effort to combat foreign meddling in U.S. elections.

Aug 01, 2018, 09:34 AM IST

Facebook disables accounts of Hafiz Saeed's political party ahead of Pakistan polls: Report

Zuckerberg had said that it was his priority to make sure his social networking website supports positive discourse and prevents interference in the upcoming elections in Pakistan, India, Brazil, Mexico and other countries.

Jul 15, 2018, 14:41 PM IST

Facebook may unveil eye-tracking technology in future

Facebook already has two patents titled Dynamic eye tracking calibration and Techniques for emotion detection and content delivery.

Jun 14, 2018, 11:30 AM IST

Facebook kills 'trending' topics, tests breaking news label

When Facebook launched "trending" in 2014 as a list of headlines to the side of the main news feed, it was a straightforward move to steal users from Twitter by giving them a quick look at the most popular news of the moment. 

Jun 02, 2018, 07:56 AM IST

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg to meet European Parliament over privacy

Facebook has come under scrutiny for the way it handles personal data.

May 17, 2018, 00:42 AM IST

Cambridge Analytica to shut shop after massive Facebook data leak controversy: Reports

While the company maintains it is not guilty of acquiring user data illegaly, Cambridge Analytica has reportedly issued a statement saying losing customers has forced it to shut down operations.

May 03, 2018, 07:15 AM IST