nbcnightlynews:

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg and his wife donate $25 million to CDC Foundation to help fight Ebola

nbcnightlynews:

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg and his wife donate $25 million to CDC Foundation to help fight Ebola

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg led 700 employees during San Francisco’s Pride parade yesterday. Facebook and Google’s presence at this year’s Pride reflects a larger push by Silicon Valley to champion gay rights, according to Wall Street Journal tech blog Digits.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg led 700 employees during San Francisco’s Pride parade yesterday. Facebook and Google’s presence at this year’s Pride reflects a larger push by Silicon Valley to champion gay rights, according to Wall Street Journal tech blog Digits.

"We’re disappointed with the performance of the stock over the last year. We expect there’s going to be fluctuations… Nothing in that has made me think that the fundamental strategy is wrong."

— Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at the company’s first annual shareholders meeting addressing investors who shared their frustrations over the company’s handling of its IPO.

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg’s funding of political advocacy group Fwd.us, which has produced television ads supporting expansion of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline and oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, has come under fire from environmental groups such as the Sierra Club. Credo Mobile also created a Facebook campaign (above) pressuring Zuckerberg to pull his support.

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg’s funding of political advocacy group Fwd.us, which has produced television ads supporting expansion of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline and oil drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, has come under fire from environmental groups such as the Sierra Club. Credo Mobile also created a Facebook campaign (above) pressuring Zuckerberg to pull his support.



Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg will host a fundraiser next month at his Palo Alto home for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, reports Buzzfeed.
"Mark and [his wife] Priscilla have worked closely with Governor Christie on education reform in the Newark school system. They admire his leadership on education reform and other issues and look forward to continuing their important work together on behalf of Newark’s schoolchildren. Mark and Priscilla are happy to host him at their home to support his reelection," Facebook spokesperson Sarah Feinberg tells Buzzfeed.

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg will host a fundraiser next month at his Palo Alto home for New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, reports Buzzfeed.

"Mark and [his wife] Priscilla have worked closely with Governor Christie on education reform in the Newark school system. They admire his leadership on education reform and other issues and look forward to continuing their important work together on behalf of Newark’s schoolchildren. Mark and Priscilla are happy to host him at their home to support his reelection," Facebook spokesperson Sarah Feinberg tells Buzzfeed.

braiker:

shortformblog:

Want to send a message to Mark Zuckerberg? It’ll cost you. Usually, it’s $1 to send messages to random users. But the Facebook founder is different. That’ll be $100.

I can’t say I blame him. But, damn, he needs an image consultant. 

braiker:

shortformblog:

Want to send a message to Mark Zuckerberg? It’ll cost you. Usually, it’s $1 to send messages to random users. But the Facebook founder is different. That’ll be $100.

I can’t say I blame him. But, damn, he needs an image consultant. 

(via hollybailey)

Mark Zuckerberg traded in his hoodie for a tie when he met with Russian prime minister Dmitri Medvedev during the Facebook head’s first trip to Russia. Zuckerberg is on a world tour to identify new programming talent. Top Russian officials hope that Facebook expands its operations in Russia, and the country’s communications minister tweeted that Medvedev urged Zuckerberg to open a research center in Moscow as opposed to luring away Russian programmers.

Mark Zuckerberg traded in his hoodie for a tie when he met with Russian prime minister Dmitri Medvedev during the Facebook head’s first trip to Russia. Zuckerberg is on a world tour to identify new programming talent. Top Russian officials hope that Facebook expands its operations in Russia, and the country’s communications minister tweeted that Medvedev urged Zuckerberg to open a research center in Moscow as opposed to luring away Russian programmers.

buzzfeed:

The Zuckerberg GIF you deserve on a Friday.

Facebook is offering shares at $28 to $35 apiece. The social network’s $11.8 billion IPO could make Mark Zuckerberg richer than Microsoft Corp.’s Steve Ballmer and Russian steel billionaire Vladimir Lisin, who are both twice his age, according to Bloomberg Billionaires Index.

buzzfeed:

The Zuckerberg GIF you deserve on a Friday.

Facebook is offering shares at $28 to $35 apiece. The social network’s $11.8 billion IPO could make Mark Zuckerberg richer than Microsoft Corp.’s Steve Ballmer and Russian steel billionaire Vladimir Lisin, who are both twice his age, according to Bloomberg Billionaires Index.