Facebook’s No. 2 executive, Sheryl Sandberg, has become the first woman on the social-networking company’s board of directors.
Facebook is testing the waters to allow children under 13 on the popular social networking site, but some child advocates are calling the idea crazy.
Barely 24 hours after his IPO, 28-year-old Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zukerberg married longtime girlfriend, 27-year-old Priscilla Chan.
Facebook stock rose more than 10 percent in the world’s biggest online social network’s debut as a publicly-traded company before retreating back to break-even levels.
Facebook has priced its initial public offering of stock at $38 per share. That’s the high end of its expected range of $34 to $38.
Now, even as investors take a stake in Facebook, its future remains contingent on a leader who is reluctant to reveal himself.
He famously wears a hoodie, jeans and sneakers, and he was born the year Apple introduced the Macintosh. But Mark Zuckerberg is no boy-CEO.
Facebook is revealing much more about how it uses the information it collects about users to comply with a data protection audit ahead of it’s IPO.
Friday’s event was the last of the bigger road show events that Facebook Inc. is holding ahead of its initial public offering of stock expected late next week. The luncheon was held at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Palo Alto, Calif. Zuckerberg arrived in a caravan of black SUVs and got in the hotel’s back entrance.
Top executives are traveling across the country as the social network gets set to go public next week.