• Zuckerberg irks EU lawmakers after dodging Facebook questions

    2 monthes ago - By Stl Today

    Facebook Inc. founder Mark Zuckerberg left European Union lawmakers fuming over unanswered questions at the end of a hearing that began with a mea culpa for the company's recent privacy woes. At a meeting at the EU Parliament, Zuckerberg repeated...
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  • Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Sails Through E.U. Parliament Grilling

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Sails Through E.U. Parliament Grilling

    2 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg managed to dodge tough questioning by European Union parliamentary members on Tuesday during a hearing about the company's data collection practices.
    The parliamentary members asked thorough, multi-part questions about Facebook's policies and global operations. But because their questions were grouped together at the beginning of the roughly hour-and-a-half long session, Zuckerberg was able to mostly ignore them when it was finally his turn to speak.
    Instead, he reiterated the company's recent talking points around its efforts to clean up its service like...
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  • Facebook chief faces EU grilling over his 'digital monster'

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

    BRUSSELS - Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faced tough questions from European Union lawmakers Tuesday over what one of them branded Zuckerberg's "digital monster," and he apologized for the way the social network has been used to produce fake news, interfere in elections and sweep up people's personal data.
    At a hearing in the European Parliament in Brussels, legislators sought explanations about the growing number of false Facebook accounts and whether Facebook will comply with new EU privacy rules, but many were left frustrated by Zuckerberg's lack of answers.
    After short opening remarks...
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  • Mark Zuckerberg just testified before the European Parliament - but politicians are grousing that a flawed format let him dodge every big question

    Mark Zuckerberg just testified before the European Parliament - but politicians are grousing that a flawed format let him dodge every big question

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    European lawmakers were left frustrated when Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified on Tuesday.
    The format of the hearing meant the 34-year-old executive could dodge questions and frame his response carefully.
    The entire thing lasted just an hour and a half, much of that taken up by MEPs' questions, compared to his 10 hours of Congressional testimony in the US.
    One British politician blasted the event as a "missed opportunity for proper scrutiny."
    Mark Zuckerberg just testified to the European Parliament - and it was a wash-out.
    On Tuesday, the Facebook CEO appeared before European...
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  • 'Are You Telling The Truth?' European Parliament Questions Mark Zuckerberg

    'Are You Telling The Truth?' European Parliament Questions Mark Zuckerberg

    2 monthes ago - By NPR

    One member asked the Facebook CEO how he'll be remembered: "As one of the three big Internet giants... or a genius who created a digital monster, that is destroying our democracies."
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