Jack Dorsey and Mark Zuckerberg will face Congress again, this time about the election – ITPro.works

After giving in to the looming threat of subpoenas, two of tech’s most high profile CEOs will again be grilled by Congress. On Tuesday, the Senate Judiciary Committee will host … Read More

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative faces racial discrimination allegations from former employee – ITPro.works

Ray Holgado, a former employee of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, recently filed a racial discrimination complaint with the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing. Holgado, who is Black, worked … Read More

Senate subpoenas could force Zuckerberg and Dorsey to testify on New York Post controversy – ITPro.works

The Senate Judiciary Committee voted in favor of issuing subpoenas for Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg and Twitter’s Jack Dorsey Thursday, meaning that there might be two big tech CEO hearings on … Read More

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative backs Indian education startup Eruditus in $113 million fundraise – TechCrunch

Mumbai-based Eruditus, which works with top universities globally to offer more than 100 executive-level courses to students in over 80 nations, said on Monday it has raised $113 million in … Read More

Before buying Instagram, Zuckerberg warned employees of ‘battle’ to ‘dislodge’ competitor

In one of the first substantive moments at Wednesday’s major tech hearing, Facebook’s 2012 acquisition of Instagram came under fire, unearthing a few new revelations about the company’s internal thinking … Read More

Zuckerberg says there’s ‘no deal of any kind’ between Facebook and Trump – TechCrunch

In an interview with Axios, Mark Zuckerberg shot down suspicions that Facebook is giving President Trump lenient treatment on the platform as part of a closed-door agreement. “I’ve heard this … Read More

Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan respond to Chan Zuckerberg Initiative scientists’ open letter on Trump

Mark Zuckberg and Priscilla Chan have penned a response to an open letter sent last week by a group of over 140 scientists who are working on projects funded by … Read More

Mark Zuckerberg commits Facebook to $10 million donation to ‘groups working on racial justice’ – TechCrunch

Even as Facebook continues to take a hands-off approach to monitoring violent rhetoric and disinformation on its platform, the company will make a $10 million donation “to groups working on … Read More

Zuckerberg explains why Facebook won’t take action on Trump’s recent posts – TechCrunch

In a statement posted to Facebook late Friday afternoon, Mark Zuckerberg offered up an explanation of why his company did not contextualize or remove posts from the accounts associated with … Read More