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Why breaking up Facebook is actually a terrible idea

Facebook cofounder Chris Hughes said Facebook’s power is so great across the tools billions of people use that it needs to be stopped. And he’s right. But while his solution to break Facebook up into separately traded companies – Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp – is an emotionally satisfying thought, it […]
Why breaking up Facebook is actually a terrible idea
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A Facebook cofounder says that Mark Zuckerberg’s power is ‘unprecedented and un-American’ in scathing New York Times op-ed

Chris Hughes, one of Facebook’s cofounders, called Mark Zuckerberg’s power “unprecedented and un-American” in a scathing op-ed in The New York Times on Thursday. Hughes, who was Zuckerberg’s roommate at Harvard, said the Facebook CEO’s social-media empire should be broken up into separate public companies and that Zuckerberg himself wields […]
A Facebook cofounder says that Mark Zuckerberg’s power is ‘unprecedented and un-American’ in scathing New York Times op-ed
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The 23 most powerful LGBTQ+ people in tech

Tim Cook is arguably the most prominent LGBTQ+ person in tech, but he isn’t the only one. There are LGBTQ+ identifying individuals in prominent roles as venture capitalists, diversity in tech advocates, and C-suite level executives at large tech companies like IBM and Microsoft. Here are 23 of the most […]
The 23 most powerful LGBTQ+ people in tech
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Want to get rid of Facebook for good? Here’s how to do it.

As concerns over privacy and trust undercut Facebook, the company was just slammed with a $US5 billion fine from the Federal Trade Commission. Lots of people, including Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, are deleting their Facebook account. Here’s a walkthrough if you’re looking to dump Facebook. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more […]
Want to get rid of Facebook for good? Here’s how to do it.