On March 20, 2017 22:02 (IST)
Mr Gates was followed by Berkshire Hathaway chief Warren Buffett among the top 10 billionaires, a group heavily dominated by Americans, many of whom work in the technology sector.
On February 17, 2017 21:01 (IST)
In a post titled 'Building Global Community', Mark Zuckerberg wrote to the social network's users in an over 5,700-word post, which is being described as his mission statement.
On January 26, 2017 11:45 (IST)
Earlier this week, Mr Barra said he was stepping down as Xiaomi's vice president after three-and-a-half-years, citing health concerns and a new job.
On January 16, 2017 16:07 (IST)
According to the Forbes list, Microsoft founder Gates is the richest individual with a net worth of $75 billion.
On January 04, 2017 12:31 (IST)
Facebook was widely criticised after US elections for spreading fake news, political propaganda that favoured the President-elect Donald Trump.
On November 22, 2016 11:33 (IST)
Continuing on his goal to improve the world with his donations, Social networking giant Facebook's CEO Mark Zuckerberg has sold $95 million in Facebook stock.
On November 18, 2016 12:12 (IST)
In the areas of immediate danger, Safety Check allows people to notify their family and friends that they are safe.
On November 03, 2016 09:39 (IST)
Facebook reported a greater-than-expected 56 percent rise in quarterly revenue, to $7.01 billion, showing the company is claiming an ever-growing share of the online advertising pie.
On September 25, 2016 15:30 (IST)
Chinese billionaire Pony Ma Huateng, the founder of internet group Tencent, on Friday said his company would donate 2 per cent of its annual profit to charity and flagged growth in the use of mobile internet in China's philanthropy sector.
On September 20, 2016 17:21 (IST)
When Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg was launching a social media revolution 12 years ago, one of his suitemates at Harvard University was pursuing a different status: becoming a rabbi in Israel.
On September 09, 2016 10:35 (IST)
Online education start-up BYJU's has raised $50 million (about $332.3 crore) from a clutch of investors, led by Chan Zuckerberg Initiative (CZI) and Sequoia Capital.
On August 30, 2016 10:41 (IST)
Facebook Inc. will not become a media company, its founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg said on Monday, telling students the firm would remain a technology platform.
On August 20, 2016 11:43 (IST)
In the first gesture to fulfil his pledge that he and his wife made last year, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has sold $95 million of the social networking giant's shares.
On July 28, 2016 17:34 (IST)
Facebook is one of the biggest beneficiaries as advertisers move money away from television to the internet and mobile platforms. The company has been beefing up its presence in the mobile video market, where Snapchat and YouTube pose strong competition.
On July 09, 2016 17:00 (IST)
A group by the name of "OurMine" -- the same group that claimed credit for compromising Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg's and Google CEO Sundar Pichai's social media accounts -- took credit for hacking Dorsey's account in a tweet.
On June 21, 2016 12:43 (IST)
The decision, taken at its annual shareholders' meeting, will help Zuckerberg keep voting control and allow him and his wife Dr Priscilla Chan to boost philanthropic activities without diluting the voting control, venturebeat.com reported.
On June 09, 2016 12:00 (IST)
The rest of the top 10 included more well-known names, such as Zuckerberg (No. 4), Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff (No. 6), who has been an outspoken advocate for gay rights, and Apple CEO Tim Cook (No. 8). Google's new CEO, Sundhar Pichai, came in at No. 7.
On June 03, 2016 14:45 (IST)
Mark Zuckerberg, who holds majority voting control of the social networking site, may not be an absolute power at Facebook if he decides to quit or his services are terminated in the future.