Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Apple CEO Tim Cook and Amazon founder Jeff Bezos are among the high-profile executives at the invite-only conference.
The Facebook CEO has left people scratching their heads after sharing footage of him riding an electric surfboard this Independence Day weekend.
The infectious disease expert hit back at claims that Facebook and the government were working to censor speech about the COVID pandemic, describing such theories as "total flight of fantasy."
While attending a recent forum supporting jailed WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, Waters claimed that Zuckerberg had requested to use one of Pink Floyd's classic tracks in an Instagram campaign.
Pink Floyd legend Roger Waters said Zuckerberg offered him "a huge amount of money" to use the 1979 track "Another Brick in the Wall (Part 2)."
"It is unconscionable that you would even consider giving Donald Trump a second chance knowing full-well what he will do with it," the coalition wrote in a letter to the Facebook CEO.
The group of bipartisan attorneys general said kids under the age of 13 are "too young to navigate the complexities of what they encounter online," which includes predators.
The social media platform's first quarter 2021 earnings report made no mention of an investment in the cryptocurrency.
The app tracking transparency feature aims to give users more control over how they are tracked for ads. Facebook says it could affect small businesses.
"This pandemic billionaire wealth surge is a grotesque milestone after three decades of wealth steadily flowing to the top," said Chuck Collins of the Institute for Policy Studies.
"Facebook's enforcement of its own policies is consistently and demonstrably insufficient," Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) wrote in a letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on Friday.
The billionaire tech CEO appeared before Congress on Thursday, testifying virtually alongside his peers from Twitter and Google.
Zuckerberg, along with Google CEO Sundar Pichair and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, will face questioning from Senate committees over their companies' role in the proliferation of misinformation online.
"You're going to jail along with Jack Dorsey, you know you are," Lindell said. "I have big teams investigating."
The Fox News TV host called on Congress to tighten asylum laws, because she believed it would help protect American jobs, safety, healthcare, and education.
The billionaire social media boss spoke about his firm's Reality Labs division, and his appearance was seemingly linked to app glitches experienced by some listeners.
Once a scrappy underdog, the company's apps reach billions of people each month, making it billions of dollars every year.
"Lives are literally hanging in the balance of your corporate actions and decisions," the representatives wrote in response to the Facebook-organized Dodger Stadium anti-vaccine protest Saturday, "you must do more."
Nick Clegg has acknowledged that social bans raised significant questions over big tech's role in the democratic process.
The president—who will exit the White House on Wednesday following the inauguration of Joe Biden—was effectively exiled from mainstream social media platforms this month after the violence.
Sparked by a trend asking people to share their favorite political moments, the clip of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez questioning the Facebook CEO about conservative outlets serving as fact-checkers has resurfaced.
"We believe the risks of allowing the President to continue to use our service during this period are simply too great," Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said.
"This is your chance to finally defend democracy. Ban Trump from Twitter—for good!" the "Borat" star tweeted following yesterday's violent takeover of the Capitol.
Facebook is investing heavily in Virtual Reality technology with the goal of increasing user engagement. But some people are worried it will raise the stakes in the social-media company's surveillance of users.
According to the Twitter account, @Facebook'sTop10, the president has dominated 40 percent of the highest reaching link posts on Facebook in the past day.
"As long as you are susceptible, you are part of the problem, not part of the solution," the nation's top infectious disease expert said in an interview with Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg Monday.
The tech industry billionaire just got richer, with the Bloomberg Billionaires Index showing his net worth has surged to $128 billion. In terms of wealth, he only trails Amazon boss Jeff Bezos.
At the same Senate hearing, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey said, "We intend to learn from all of our experience with this election and bring all of that learning going forward to make it more robust."