Mark Zuckerberg

I’m the Founder of a Multimillion-Dollar Business: Here’s Why I Owe It All to a Decision I Made at 25.

"Ten years ago when I was a 25-year-old founder, I felt this intense pressure to focus on what was right in front of me. Instead, I made a decision …

Entrepreneurship

Entrepreneur Madness Bracket Challenge: Choose Your Favorite Mogul

First round matchups include Warren Buffett vs. Bill Gates. Who's going to come out on top?<p>Something about March brings out all the best rivalries . . . and we’re not talking about the basketball teams for Duke and North Carolina. No, we mean business rivals like Steve Jobs and Michael Dell, Mark …

Entrepreneurship

5 Books Mark Zuckerberg Wants You to Read Right Now

The Facebook founder's list focuses on such big ideas as nurturing creativity and combating global poverty.

Fortune 500

Yuval Noah Harari on the future according to Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg last month published an audacious manifesto on the need to build a global community, and on Facebook’s...

Globalization

Facebook struggles to prevent violence on Facebook Live

Mark Zuckerberg has repeatedly said that live video is the future of Facebook, but what if that future is terrifying and full of violence?<p>What happens when one of the largest proponents of live video struggles to manage its darker side?<p>Reports that the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl was …

Facebook

Inside Building 8, Facebook's Secret Innovation Weapon

Facebook’s Building 8<p>In April 2016, Facebook announced the launch of Building 8, a research lab to develop hardware projects in the style of DARPA. …

Innovation

Reality Gets Too Virtual at SXSW

Reality is getting complicated. Don’t like the world around you? Today’s technology lets you pick a different one.<p>Virtual reality was everywhere at …

Facebook investors are facing 3 big questions (FB)

Twitch/Oculus VR<p>Facebook stock has been a huge winner in the current bull market. The stock is up 21.5% this year and 439% since bottoming out at the beginning of 2013.<p>In a report circulated on March 17, a team of analysts at UBS led by Eric J. Sheridan suggest the party can keep going as long as …

Fortune 500

Trump drops 220 spots on Forbes billionaires list

The latest Forbes billionaires list is out and it paints a positive picture for wealth creation, with 196 newcomers added to the list.<p>Bill Gates …

Wealth

Can Silicon Valley's autocrats save democracy?

In late February, Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg published an essay that laid out the social network’s vision for the coming years.<p>The …

Democracy

How All Leaders Can Make the World a Better Place

<i>This article is part of a new series exploring the skills leaders must learn to make the most of rapid change in an increasingly disruptive world.</i> …

Leadership

Bill Gates, Warren Buffett And Oprah All Use The 5-Hour Rule

<b>Top business leaders often spend five hours per week doing deliberate learning.</b><p>In the article “Malcolm Gladwell got us wrong”, the researchers behind …

Success

Mark Zuckerberg Doesn’t Understand Diversity

On Monday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg stopped by North Carolina A&T State University, a historically black school, as part of his 50-state tour. …

Facebook

To be famous today, make sure you are bad or stupid (The Funny Side)

<b>BDC News</b><p>By Nury Vittachi<p>I told a friend that if he scrolled down to the very first Facebook post ever written he would win a prize from Mark …

Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg Whitesplains Diversity to Black College Students in North Carolina

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg has been on a tour of all 50 U.S. states to reach out to folks outside of Silicon Valley and learn a little more about …

Facebook

In 2010, The Social Network was searing — now it looks quaint

‘Creation myths need a devil’<p><i>Does It Hold Up</i> <i>is a chance to re</i><i>-</i><i>experience childhood</i><i>-</i><i>favorite books, movies, TV shows, video games, and other cultural phenomenon</i><i>,</i> <i>decades a</i><i>fter release</i><i>. Have they gotten better like a fine wine, or are we drinking cork?</i><p>When David Fincher’s Oscar-winning movie <i>The Social</i> …

Facebook

Pakistan asks Facebook and Twitter to help identify blasphemers

Companies approached in effort to locate Pakistanis at home or abroad so they can be prosecuted or potentially extradited<p>Pakistan has asked Facebook and Twitter to help identify Pakistanis suspected of blasphemy so it can prosecute them or pursue their extradition.<p>Under the country’s strict …

Facebook

10 Tips for young and self-made entrepreneurs in India

Share<p>Tweet<p>Share<p>+1<p>Shares 0<p>You don’t need decades of experience to launch a company. Millennial entrepreneurs are making a huge impact in various …

Entrepreneurship

Startup Founders Are Not Altruists.

If You've Built A Business, It's Not A Charity.<p>Let me tell you a hard fact. Mark Zuckerberg did not build Facebook out of the goodness of his heart, because he had a life's mission to connect people. No matter how many inspirational social media posts you see, it's just not true.<p>He built a …

Business Strategy

Mark Zuckerberg's ambitious 10-year plan could mean big money for Facebook

UBS has raised its outlook for Facebook stock, from a $155 price target to $165, partially after deciding that Mark Zuckerberg's ambitious 10-year plan for the social network will result in real revenue.<p>In early 2016, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg laid out a vision that sees the company investing …

Facebook

Philanthropy earns Priscilla Chan Visionary of the Year nomination

Image 1of/2<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Priscilla Chan was just a few years into marriage when she and her husband decided it was time to fulfill a promise they’d …

What, Exactly, Does “Ideological Diversity” Mean?

During a town hall event at North Carolina A&T State University this week, a student asked Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg what he does to make his …

Diversity

Smart homes powered by SMS rather than voice could be the real future

Why it matters to you<p>You may not need to buy an Alexa device to interact with your future smart kettle, just text it instead.<p>Although voice …

Automation

Mark Zuckerberg looks terrified riding shotgun with Dale Earnhardt Jr.

The Facebook founder got a taste of what it's like in a Nascar stock car.<p>Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is traveling to each of the 50 states in an …

NASCAR

Wheels24.co.za | Opel wins COTY, Nissan launches new Navara... 10 top SA motoring stories

From driving the new Honda BR-V to watching Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg driving a Nascar race car, here are our top stories for the week!

Motorsport

What Mark Zuckerberg and Mark Cuban Know That You Don't

Here are 5 ways to leverage differentiation to drive disruption.<p>Say what you will about the Trump Administration, but they're positively obsessed with creating more jobs, lowering corporate tax rates and making it easier than ever for first-time entrepreneurs to take the big plunge.<p>Ah, but …

Business Strategy

Diversity Is A Problem Of Visualization, Not Just Numbers

I'm 22 years old -- a young cat without much experience in the real world -- so it's assumed that people like me don't know as much as someone older. …

Diversity

1 car, 2 politicians and Facebook Live: What could go wrong?

Two congressmen live stream their road trip from Texas to Washington. There's lots of talk about policy, chocolate chip cookies and David Bowie.<p>Two US congressmen used an impromptu road trip to Washington to answer questions on Facebook Live.<p>After Texas Reps. Beto O'Rourke, a Democrat, and Will …

Facebook

Famous Atheists Who Aren't Atheist: Facebook Creator Mark Zuckerberg and Desecularization

(Lukasz Porwol, Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg in Prague [detail], 23 May 2013; Source: Wikimedia Commons, CC BY 2.0)<p>Exposing the secret …

Atheism

Do the technology giants finally face a backlash?

<b>It is perhaps the most beguiling irony of our age that a new class of super-rich that has emerged on America's West Coast has its moral, intellectual and even spiritual origins in the anti-materialistic radicalism of 1960s counter-culture.</b><p>Silicon Valley is what happened when the flower power …

Silicon Valley