Sheryl Sandberg Says Facebook Owes America An Apology For Enabling Russia Meddling in 2016"s Election

"Things happened on our platform that shouldn't have happened," Sandberg said, referring to Facebook's role in enabling Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election......»»

Category: topSource: incOct 12th, 2017

Sheryl Sandberg"s Russia talk was an insult to our intelligence

Axios Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's chief operating officer, says people were worried about hacking not election interference before 2016.  But .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2017

Sheryl Sandberg: Facebook "angry, upset" about Russia-backed ads

In an interview with Axios, Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg spoke candidly about Russia-backed ads and Facebook's responsibility for foreign interference in the 2016 U.S. election......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnOct 12th, 2017

Facebook will help investigators release Russia ads, Sandberg says

Facebook Inc. Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg said on Thursday the company was fully committed to helping U.S. congressional investigators publicly release Russia-backed political ads that ran during the 2016 U.S. election......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 12th, 2017

Facebook to Disclose Targets of Russia-Backed Election Ads

Facebook will disclose the types of people targeted by Russian-backed ads during and after the 2016 presidential election, as operating chief Sheryl Sandberg said the social-media site was manipulated in a way it shouldn’t have been......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjOct 12th, 2017

Sandberg talks Russian ads on Capitol Hill

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg is meeting with members of Congress who are investigating Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. Recode reports that Sandberg is talking privately with leaders of the House Intelligence Committee after Fac.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2017

Facebook Is Investigating Possible Russia Meddling in Brexit

After facing pressure from lawmakers Facebook Inc. is expanding a U.K. investigation into possible interference by Russia ahead of the country's 2016 election to exit the European Union, after facing pressure from l.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 17th, 2018

These 3 Internet Giants Face Congress Over Russia"s Election Meddling

Executives from Facebook FB Twitter TWTR and Google parent Alphabet GOOGL begin congressional testimony on Tuesday after the three internet giants released new details about 160 Russian meddling around the 2016 U S presidential.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqOct 31st, 2017

Twitter, Facebook, Alphabet Execs Asked to Testify On Russia, Election To House Panel

Senate hearing is already scheduled. Executives from Facebook, Twitter, and Alphabet’s Google have been asked to testify about Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. election before a House of Representatives panel on Nov. 1, a cong.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 5th, 2017

Key Words: Trump seizes on tweets by Facebook executive as proof Russia didn’t tilt election to him

Rob Goldman said in a series of threaded tweets on a nonverified Twitter account that most Russian ad spending occurred after the U.S. election in November 2016 and that “swaying the election was *NOT* the main goal.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 17th, 2018

Trump-Russia inquiry: US indicts 13 Russians for meddling in 2016 elections

A Russian organisation began operations to interfere with the US political system, including the 2016 election.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 17th, 2018

Russia Responds To "Absurd" Election Meddling Allegations

The indictment of 13 Russian nationals and three entities over allegations by the DOJ that Russians interfered in US elections - but "did not alter the outcome of the 2016 election" nor tha.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 16th, 2018

Carrey urges people to delete Facebook accounts, dump stocks

He's upset with the company for profiting from Russian meddling during the 2016 U.S. election......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 8th, 2018

Jim Carrey urges people to delete their Facebook accounts and dump the stock

He's upset with the company for profiting from Russian meddling during the 2016 U.S. election......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 6th, 2018

Trump administration declines to apply new Russia sanctions, for now

The Trump administration said on Monday it would not immediately impose additional sanctions on Russia under a new law designed to punish Moscow's alleged meddling in the 2016 U.S. election......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJan 29th, 2018

"Insignificant overlap" between ads promoted by Russia, Trump: Facebook

The remarks go beyond what the company told Congress during public hearings on November 1 as part of probes into Russian election meddling.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 27th, 2018

Facebook races to wipe out election meddling before 2018 midterms as it admits to failings

After Russian interference that rocked the 2016 presidential campaign, Facebook admits the giant social network ca.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJan 22nd, 2018

Sandberg and Dorsey to step down from Disney board

Facebook’s Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey won’t seek re-election to The Walt Disney Co.’s board of directors.   The two tech leaders foresee conflicts of interest as Disney, Facebook (NASDAQ: FB) and T.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 15th, 2018

Facebook"s Sheryl Sandberg, Twitter"s Jack Dorsey to depart Disney Board

Sandberg, Facebook's chief operating officer, and Dorsey, Twitter's chief executive officer, aren't running for re-election at the annual meeting scheduled for March 8.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 13th, 2018

Facebook"s Sandberg, Twitter"s Dorsey to leave Disney board

Facebook Inc Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg and Twitter Inc Chief Executive Jack Dorsey will not seek re-election to Walt Disney Co's board because of growing conflicts of interest between t........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 13th, 2018

Trump and Russia: Robert Mueller"s Campaign Investigation Could Last Another Year or More, Report Says

The special counsel's investigation into Russian meddling during the 2016 election may last at least another year, according to a new report......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 19th, 2017