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Opinion: Mark Zuckerberg Isn’t Always a Colourless Automaton

I now have low expectations when Mark Zuckerberg writes a manifesto, gives a speech, grants media interviews or fields questions from lawmakers. In these settings, and particularly on questions about how the world should or does work, Facebook’s chief executive officer can seem over-rehearsed, scarily superficial, cravenly political, evasive – or all of the above. […]

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on ‘New Rules the Internet Needs’

Technology is a major part of our lives, and companies such as Facebook have immense responsibilities. Every day, we make decisions about what speech is harmful, what constitutes political advertising, and how to prevent sophisticated cyber-attacks. These are important for keeping our community safe. But if we were starting from scratch, we wouldn’t ask companies […]

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Protecting Democracy Is an Arms Race: Mark Zuckerberg

When you build services that connect billions of people across countries and cultures, you’re going to see all of the good that humanity can do, and you’re also going to see people try to abuse those services in every way possible. Our responsibility at Facebook is to amplify the good and mitigate the bad. This […]

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No, Mark Zuckerberg, We’re Not Really in Control of Our Data

The Mark Zuckerberg that showed up in a suit in Washington this week is mature. He’s sweat-resistant. But he’s still hiding something. Some 45 times – I was counting – the Facebook CEO told members of Congress that we’re in control of our data, when it’s plainly impossible for most people to figure out how […]

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