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Mark Zuckerberg Says The Internet Should Be As Accessible As 911 Service

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In a Wall Street Journal piece posted Monday, Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg argued that basic internet services should be as free and accessible as dialing 911 for health and crime emergencies. Zuckerberg noted that although there had been a noticeable increase in internet usage over the years, only one third of the world population is… Read more »

Facebook Slingshot App To Take On Snapchat

Let the app wars begin!

Say hello to Slingshot, an upcoming Facebook application being heralded as Facebook’s first-ever legitimate competitor to Snapchat. That’s right, folks. Your options for quick and discreet photo and video messaging are about to go up by one. According to the Financial Times, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg himself is overseeing the project. Slingshot will permit you… Read more »

Mark Zuckerberg Could Save Your Children’s Lives

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I know what you must be thinking. How can Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg save my child’s life? Sure, he’s the Facebook owner and has a lot more influence than he even realizes. Could he really save a child’s life or other nation’s youth however? It seems that he is trying. While it is not massively… Read more »

Mark Zuckerberg Blamed For WhatsApp Downtime

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Mark Zuckerberg was blamed by netizens for WhatsApp’s Saturday downtime three days after Facebook bought the app for $19 billion dollars, The Daily Beast reports. WhatsApp users filled Twitter with their frustrations over the newly-bought messaging app’s downtime. Some joked that the WhatsApp team is currently celebrating the buyout at the app headquarters, causing their… Read more »

Facebook: Young Users See The Site As ‘Dead And Buried’

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The Global Social Media Impact Study funded by the European Union has found a very disturbing trend for Mark Zuckerberg and Facebook. Among older teenagers, the prevailing opinion is that Facebook is “not just on the slide, it is basically dead and buried”. Teens are now being drawn to social networks they find simpler, like… Read more »

Mark Zuckerberg Marches In San Francisco Gay Pride Parade

Gay Pride at Facebook Headquarters

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg marched in a gay pride parade on Sunday alongside 700 of Facebook’s employees. Based on those numbers, more than 15% of the social giant’s workforce took part in the celebration. The group joined together to take part in San Francisco’s Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Pride Celebration. Facebook workers including Zuckerberg marched… Read more »

Mark Zuckerberg Tours Samsung, Facebook Phone Rumors Start Up Again

Mark Zuckerberg Tours Samsung, Facebook Phone Rumors Start Up Again

Wide spread speculation is littering the Internet as news that Facebook co-founder, Mark Zuckerberg, has taken a trip to South Korea, the home to smartphone makers Samsung. Since Facebook Home launched in April this year, exclusively for HTC and Samsung handsets, rumors have been doing the rounds regarding whether Zuckerberg and Samsung will team up… Read more »

Mark Zuckerberg Donates $500 Million In Facebook Shares To Charity

Mark Zuckerberg and Wife Priscilla Donates 499 Million Dollars

Facebook CEO and Founder Mark Zuckerberg has just announced a $500 million donation to charity. Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla revealed on Facebook that they have donated 18 million Facebook shares to the Silicon Valley Community Foundation. With Facebook shares currently valued at $27.71, the donation equals $498.78 million. In 2010, Zuckerberg signed” The Giving… Read more »

If Facebook Failed, Zuckerberg Would Have Worked At Microsoft

Mark Zuckerberg Would have Liked Working at Microsoft

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg would have worked at Microsoft had his hugely successful social network failed to take off and eventually attract more than 1 billion users around the world. Zuck was speaking at Stanford University, and, during his speech, he was dispelling rumors about what he would have done had Facebook failed. The social… Read more »

Mark Zuckerberg: Nope Still No Facebook Phone

Facebook Phone Not Happening Says Mark Zuckerberg

The Facebook Phone is just a rumor. Mark Zuckerberg once again told attendees at the TechCrunch Disrupt conference that his social network is not planning to create and release a mobile OS. In his first interview since the Facebook IPO the social network founder sat down with Michael Arrington who proclaimed: “I’ve been bugging you… Read more »

Mark Zuckerberg Won’t Sell Facebook Share For At Least One Year

Mark Zuckerberg Wont sell shares in Facebook for the next year

Mark Zuckerberg has lost more than half of his IPO fortune over the last several months; now Facebook has announced that the famed CEO will not be pawning off any of his shares in the near future to earn a quick buck. With Facebook shares closing at $17.73 in yesterday’s trading, Facebook executives told the… Read more »

Mark Zuckerberg Endorses iGrill App, Company Servers Immediately Crash

iGrill Servers Down Thanks To Facebook Founder

The team at mobile grilling app iGrill watched as their company servers crashed for two hours on Monday after Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg praised the foodie app and it’s integration with recent integration platform based around Facebook. The company’s services went down immediately after Mark Zuckerberg uploaded a post that read: “I updated my grilling… Read more »