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Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg (born May 14, 1984) is an American entrepreneur best known for co-founding the popular social networking site Facebook. Zuckerberg co-founded Facebook with fellow classmates Dustin Moskovitz, Eduardo Saverin, and Chris Hughes while attending Harvard. Zuckerberg serves as Facebook's CEO. He has been the subject of controversy for the origins of his business.

Time magazine added Zuckerberg as one of The World's Most Influential People of 2008. He fell under the Scientists & Thinkers category for his web phenomenon, Facebook, and ranked 52 out of 101 people.

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File photo of a Google self-driving vehicle driving around the parking lot at the Computer History Museum after a presentation in Mountain View, California
Google to Discontinue Orkut Social Network Service in September

By IBTimes AU

Google has decided to hang the boots for Orkut, one of the earliest social networking platforms the world has ever seen. (Jul 02)

MORE TOPICS: SOCIAL NETWORKS, FACEBOOK, INDIA

Facebook's Blue Dinosaur Returns for More Comprehensive Privacy Check-up

By IBTimes AU

The social media giant Facebook has bring back its blue dinosaur for a more comprehensive privacy check-up of the site's 1.3 billion users. (May 23)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, CALIFORNIA, TWITTER, FACEBOOK

'Man of Steel 2'aka 'Batman vs Superman'Cast Update: Jesse Eisenberg 's Character Lex Luthor Unique, Different from Previous Incarnations

By IBTimes AU

One of the most anticipated superhero films "Man of Steel 2" stars Jesse Eisenberg as the lead negative character Lex Luthor. Jesse will be fighting against the superheroes in Zack Snyder's directorial venture. (May 16)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK

A man is silhouetted against a video screen with an Facebook logo
Facebook Getting Ready to Dip on China

By IBTimes AU

Despite the service blocks, social networking giant Facebook is getting ready to take a dip into the mainland China. (May 14)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOOGLE INC., TWITTER, FACEBOOK, AUSTRALIA

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Facebook Lets Users Limit Data Shared with Apps

By Reuters

Facebook introduced new features that let users limit how much personal information they share with third-party mobile apps, to quell privacy concerns. (May 01)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, FACEBOOK, ADVERTISING, MANAGEMENT

Mark Zuckerberg Dead? Facebook Creator Death Hoax Says he Died in a Car Crash

By IBTimes AU

The creator of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg is reportedly dead. The Internet is abuzz with Zuckerberg's death hoax. A report claimed that Zuckerberg died in a car crash. (Apr 28)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, FACEBOOK, JUSTIN BIEBER, JENNIFER LOPEZ

WhatsApp Now Has 500M Users

By IBTimes AU

Early this year, WhatsApp came in the news when Facebook, the most popular social networking site, bought it for $19 billion, making it the firm's biggest purchase. (Apr 24)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, RUSSIA, INDIA, MEXICO, ANDROID

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Facebook to E-Money Attempt Could Challenge Retail Banks; Lessons From Yahoo

By IBTimes AU

Facebook eyeing the e-money or remittance service is still in the works seeing a glaring future at the right position to make a dramatic impact. (Apr 18)

MORE TOPICS: FACEBOOK, RETAIL, INDIA

Britain's Prince Harry talks to Anna Albury as he attends a youth rally and cultural show at the National Stadium in Nassau
Aussie Teens Top Global Youth Well-being Index

By IBTimes AU

Australia is the top place to be a teenager, according to a study by the Center for Strategic and International Studies and the International Youth Foundation. The two organisations drew a Global Youth Wellbeing Index that it released this week. (Apr 04)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED KINGDOM, GERMANY, FACEBOOK, JAPAN, SOUTH KOREA, AUSTRALIA

WhatsApp Goes Down Again: Second Major Outage Since Facebook Acquisition

By IBTimes AU

WhatsApp, a mobile messaging platform, has recently experienced a service disruption. (Apr 04)

MORE TOPICS: IPHONE, TWITTER, FACEBOOK, ANDROID