Facebook doesn't hire journalists: Sheryl Sandberg
14 October, 2017, 00:26 | Author: Brenda Erickson
In the interview with GeekWire, Lazowska said that Facebook needs to take responsibility for its problems, then dig in and solve them.
Contrary to her claim, Facebook hired former NBC anchor Campbell Brown in January to head up the company's news division and work with other journalists to maximise their use of Facebook's platform.
Business Insider said a firm that is a major source of news and information for people, generates billions in ad revenue and is producing its own original television shows is classified as a media company and Facebook does all of that. While the company prohibits certain content such as hate speech, it does not want to prevent free expression, she said. "When you allow free expression, you allow free expression".
Chief Operating Officer Cheryl Sandberg made the announcement during a closed-door meeting on Capitol Hill Thursday, Oct. 12, as part of her tour of Washington. Before her time at Google and later Facebook, she worked for Larry Summers, the treasury secretary under President Bill Clinton.
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"Asked if that meant providing data on how ads were targeted to specific groups of people, Sandberg said Facebook was prepared to do so". Sandberg said Facebook would provide additional material to investigators as needed to determine the level of foreign interference in the U.S. election.
Facebook's CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, has backtracked from calling the idea of Facebook's influence on the election "pretty insane". She told Congressional Black Caucus members the company already had a person in mind for the job, but stopped just short of disclosing a name.
Facebook disclosed last month that it had found some 3,000 politically divisive advertisements believed to have been bought by Russian Federation before and after the presidential campaign.
Facebook, in particular, has earned Lazowska's ire. Rep. Cedric Richmond, a Louisiana Democrat who chairs the caucus, said Sandberg promised to appoint an African-American to the board, a move the caucus and other activists have been pushing for years. Currently, Facebook's eight-member board of directors is all white and 75 per cent male.
Had Collins made a decision to run for governor she would have joined a crowded field to replace two-term Republican Gov. King says Collins' decision reflects the senator's work ethic, dedication to serving ME people and "infinite energy".
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Delta's adjusted fuel price per gallon for the September quarter was $1.68, which includes $0.03 of benefit from the refinery. Morgan Stanley reaffirmed an "overweight" rating on shares of Delta Air Lines in a research note on Tuesday, September 12th.
Amazon is not far behind, however, launching Voice Profiles for multiple users on its Echo smart speakers. Both Google and Amazon have been working to expand the offering of their respective smart speakers.
Recently, reports had been doing the rounds that Rahul might take over as party president by the end of this month. Over the years, the chorus in favour of Rahul Gandhi as party president had been growing louder.
Parents may marry girls off so they have one less mouth to feed and in Africa will receive a "bride price" for the girl. Thorning-Schmidt added, "When a girl gets married too young, her role as a wife and a mother takes over".
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Astros starting Keuchel in Game 1, Verlander in Game 2
While the Yanks were embarking on their improbable comeback against the Indians, the Astros were at home eating popcorn. NY was down 0-2 in the five-game series, but avoided elimination three times. "Good luck, I guess".
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Is Razer launching its own phone?
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Sex with wife below 18 years is rape, says Supreme Court
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