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Randi Zuckerberg backs brother over Holocaust comments - Jewish News

In her remarks to CNN, Randi Zuckerberg noted her longtime involvement in numerous Jewish organisations. “As a leader in the Jewish community, and someone who has worked at the ground floor of social media, I felt a responsibility to weigh in,” she ...

Australian survivors of Hitler's death camps take aim at Facebook - The Australian

Jewish Holocaust survivors living in Australia are demanding a reversal of Mark Zuckerberg's decision to allow Holocaust denial on Facebook. Seven Melbourne residents aged between 90 and 96 are backing a campaign from Anti-Defamation Commission ...

Mark Zuckerberg's sister responds to his Holocaust comments - The Jerusalem Post

Zuckerberg said her brother “could have chosen his words apparently.” She said, however, the difficulty of “navigating this incredibly difficult new world where the notion of free speech is constantly changing.” Citing the positive effect that Facebook ...

Facebook Is Facilitating the Lies of Holocaust Deniers. Mark Zuckerberg Should Shut Them Down - Haaretz

When Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg recently remarked, "I don't think [Holocaust deniers] are intentionally getting it wrong," adding that only "if a post crossed the line into advocating violence or hate against a specific group" would it be removed, he ...

Perhaps Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg Should Not Have Dropped Out of Harvard - History News Network (HNN)

On April 10 and 11, Facebook's chief executive, Mark Zuckerberg faced questioning before committees in both the Senate and the House. The primary issues included: the use of user data by third parties without the user's knowledge, the proliferation of ...

Kylie Jenner to exceed Mark Zuckerberg soon - News Track

And here's a good news for the fans of Kylie Jenner. The entrepreneur is being expected to be the youngest billionaire and would take over Mark Zuckerberg, who is the founder and CEO of Facebook. As per the reports provided by the Forbes magazine and ...

Facebook will remove posts that could lead to violence -

The announcement came as chief executive Mark Zuckerberg tried to clarify recent remarks, in which he said that people who deny the Holocaust may do so in good faith. Facebook will start removing misleading and inflammatory posts that may trigger ...

Germany Slams Mark Zuckerberg Over Facebook's Holocaust Denial Policy - Haaretz

Berlin issued a withering critique of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's recent announcement that he would not remove Holocaust denial posts from the widely used social platform, stating that such a policy was contrary to German law. “There must be no ...

'Holocaust Denial is Still There, Facebook Still Pushes That Line' – Campaigner - Sputnik International

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has lashed out at Mark Zuckerberg for allowing Holocaust denial comments to be posted on Facebook. Zukerberg earlier said that Facebook would delete posts reflecting certain beliefs regardless of how abhorrent they ...

Weekend Read: Mark Zuckerberg's comments about Holocaust denial are disturbing - Southern Poverty Law Center

After a burst of criticism, Zuckerberg clarified his remarks, but only with respect to his personal feelings about those who engage with Holocaust denial. His company's policy, on the other hand, remains. On Facebook, it's officially permissible to ...

Facebook has been promoting Holocaust denial groups at the top of its search results, and now says it made a mistake - Business Insider

Mark Zuckerberg defended the presence of Holocaust deniers on Facebook this week despite widespread criticism, arguing that the company's algorithm will punish misinformation to restrict its circulation on the social network rather than deleting it ...

Selvsagt er Kylie Jenner «selfmade» -

Samtidig er hun nå på full fart mot å bli tidenes yngste «selfmade» milliarder, yngre enn Facebook-skaper Mark Zuckerberg, som rundet dollarmilliarden i en alder av 23. En suksesshistorie som Jenners, er vanligvis store og gode nyheter. Men istedenfor ...

Last Word: Zuckerberg still doesn't get it - San Francisco Chronicle

Mark Zuckerberg still doesn't get it. In a conversation this week with Kara Swisher, Zuckerberg tried to address Facebook's role in spreading disinformation through conspiracy sites like Infowars. Bringing up Holocaust deniers, Zuckerberg said he finds ...

Missing the Mark: Zuckerberg's confusion on online lies - New York Daily News

The Holocaust is one of many “things that people get wrong,” Mark Zuckerberg said in an interview, citing his own Jewishness, before underlining that he didn't assume that those who deny the genocide are “intentionally getting it wrong.” He walked back ...

PHOTOS: The day Facebook billionaire ate fish at Mama Oliech's Restaurant - SDE Entertainment News

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrived in 2016 in a visit that caught many in Nairobi's tech and business communities by surprise. Two days to his arrival, Facebook's communications team in South Africa sent emails informing journalists that Ime ...

Mark Zuckerberg Is Right - Creators Syndicate

Political activists on the left are calling on Mark Zuckerberg to assume the role of censor on Facebook. Facebook has the right to allow or prohibit any content Facebook wants. The left can call on Facebook to do this, but it is a bad idea. Both ...

Report: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Says Holocaust & Sandy Hook Deniers 'Deserve A Voice' – Top News - Brinkwire (press release)

The Facebook CEO says he won't ban conspiracy pushers and hoax peddlers from the platform. People who are looking to Facebook to provide them with less “fake news” than before are going to be sorely disappointed in Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's ...

Facebook is right to not censor Holocaust denial: Guest opinion -

Mark Zuckerberg made several newsworthy choices this week. One -- to invoke Holocaust denial as an example of content that Facebook should keep up because "there are different things that different people get wrong" and "it's hard to impugn [their ...

Facebook's Fight Against Fake News Keeps Raising Questions - WIRED

On Wednesday, Recode's Kara Swisher aired a podcast interview with CEO Mark Zuckerberg, in which he outlined Facebook's approach to misinformation. "The principles that we have on what we remove from the service are, if it's going to result in real ...

Zuckerberg's sister weighs in on Holocaust denial - Arutz Sheva

Randi Zuckerberg, sister of Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg, on Friday weighed in on his controversial comments about Holocaust deniers on the social media platform, JTA reported. Zuckerberg, who previously served as director of marketing for ...

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg is an American computer programmer, Internet entrepreneur, and philanthropist. He is the chairman, chief executive officer and co-founder of social networking website Facebook. His net worth is estimated to be US$50 billion as of December 2016, ranking him the 5th richest person in the world.

Mark Zuckerberg
Zuckerberg in 2014
Born Mark Elliot Zuckerberg
(1984-05-14) May 14, 1984 (age 32)
White Plains, New York, U.S.
Residence Palo Alto, California, U.S.
Alma mater Harvard University (drop out)
Occupation Computer programmer, entrepreneur, philanthropist
Years active 2004–present
Known for Co-Founder of Facebook
Home town Dobbs Ferry, New York, U.S.
Salary One-dollar salary
Net worth Increase US$49.3 billion (December 2016)
Title Chairman and CEO of Facebook
Spouse(s) Priscilla Chan (m. 2012)
Children 1
Relatives Randi Zuckerberg (sister)
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Mark Elliot Zuckerberg (born May 14, 1984) is an American computer programmer, Internet entrepreneur, and philanthropist. He is the chairman, chief executive officer and co-founder of social networking website Facebook. His net worth is estimated to be US$50 billion as of December 2016, ranking him the 5th richest person in the world.

Together with his college roommates and fellow Harvard University students Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz, and Chris Hughes, he launched Facebook from Harvard's dormitory rooms. The group then introduced Facebook to other campuses. Facebook expanded rapidly, with one billion users by 2012. Zuckerberg was involved in various legal disputes that were initiated by others in the group, who claimed a share of the company based upon their involvement during the development phase of Facebook.

In December 2012, Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla Chan announced they would give the majority of their wealth over the course of their lives to "advancing human potential and promoting equality" in the spirit of The Giving Pledge. On December 1, 2015, they announced they would give 99% of their Facebook shares (worth about $45 billion at the time) to the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative.

Since 2010, Time magazine has named Zuckerberg among the 100 wealthiest and most influential people in the world as a part of its Person of the Year distinction. In December 2016, Zuckerberg was ranked 10th on Forbes list of The World's Most Powerful People.