Tag: Zuckerberg

Federal, Policy

Employees pleaded with Facebook to stop letting politicians bend rules

October 25, 2021

Via: ArsTechnica

Facebook’s senior executives interfered to allow US politicians and celebrities to post whatever they wanted on its social network despite pleas from employees to stop, leaked internal documents suggest. Employees claim in the documents that while Facebook has long insisted […]


Facebook’s content oversight board plan is raising more questions than it answers

June 28, 2019

Via: Tech Crunch

Facebook has produced a report summarizing feedback it’s taken in on its idea of establishing a content oversight board to help arbitrate on moderation decisions. Aka the ‘supreme court of Facebook’ concept first discussed by founder Mark Zuckerberg last year, […]


Facebook rolls out $40K user data abuse bounty ahead of Zuckerberg’s Congressional testimony

April 10, 2018

Via: Tech Crunch

Ahead of Mark Zuckerberg’s Senate testimony today, Facebook has rolled out a number of product updates — including a bounty hunting program of up to $40,000 for user data violations — meant to address (and blunt) the criticism he’s likely […]