Category: Mark Zuckerberg

Facebook shareholders try and fail to limit Mark Zuckerberg’s power

Mark Zuckerberg holds all the cards.Image: justin sullivan  / Getty Images By Karissa Bell2019-05-30 22:22:01 UTC Calls for Mark Zuckerberg’s power to be reined in continue to grow louder – not that it matters.  That much was clear during Facebook’s annual shareholders meeting on Thursday, where Zuckerberg faced numerous calls for his power to be
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Friend portability is the must-have Facebook regulation – TechCrunch

Choice for consumers compels fair treatment by corporations. When people can easily move to a competitor, it creates a natural market dynamic coercing a business to act right. When we can’t, other regulations just leave us trapped with a pig in a fresh coat of lipstick. That’s why as the FTC considers how many billions
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Zuckerberg is breaking promises to Instagram and WhatsApp. Be concerned.

Mark Zuckerberg is doing exactly what he promised Instagram and WhatsApp he wouldn’t: messing with their independence by creating one system to rule them all.  The Facebook founder plans to bring the back ends of Messenger, WhatsApp and Instagram closer together with that of his own social network, as Facebook has now confirmed to the
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