Turns out “sorry” doesn’t seem to work as much for the social network’s chief anymore.
How many times can you say you’re sorry before we stop caring?
If Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s globe-trotting apology tour over privacy violations, election meddling and allowing hate speech to flourish on Facebook is any sign, the answer is not that many.
After telling the US Senate, the US House of Representatives, Facebook’s 2.2 billion users, the company’s investors, 5,000 developers and loads of advertisers that he screwed up, Zuckerberg said he was sorry yet again on Tuesday when he admitted to the European Parliament that fake news [...]
Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg has agreed for his meeting with European officials Tuesday to be livestreamed. Antonio Tajani, president of the European Parliament, said on Twitter Monday he had personally raised the possibility of webcasting the meeting with Zuckerberg.
“I am glad to announce that (Zuckerberg) has accepted this new request. Great news for EU citizens,” Tajani said.
The development comes after EU parliamentarians raised concerns over the fact that the meeting was going to be held behind closed doors. “We’re looking forward to the meeting and happy for it to be livestreamed,” a Facebook spokesperson said in a [...]