The companies' visit to Washington this week reflected shifting political fortunes for the USA technology industry, which after decades of enjoying relatively little regulatory scrutiny has found itself on the defensive in recent months on a wide array of policy issues.
"Candidly, your first presentations were less than sufficient and showed in my mind a lack of resources a lack of commitment and a lack of genuine effort", he continued.
Mr King criticised Mr Zuckerberg and his counterparts at Twitter and Google after the companies sent their top lawyers to answer questions. Another, for a page called "Blacktivist", appeared with the description, "Say it loud: I'm black and proud!" Dianne Feinstein. "What we're talking about is a cataclysmic change".
In case you need another sign that investors aren't too anxious about Facebook's Russian Federation problem: The company's stock closed at an all-time high on Wednesday at $182.66 per share. Mark Warner as Congress held a second day of hearings on the issue. "Then they are manipulated by foreign actors and foreign agents".
Facebook's General Counsel Colin Stretch, left, and Twitter's Acting General Counsel Sean Edgett, enter a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Russian election activity and technology, Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington. We're serious about preventing abuse on our platforms. Each general counsel also struggled to name an executive at their company who is specifically tasked with overseeing the threat.
COO Sheryl Sandberg said Facebook will stand by its policy of allowing issue-related ads to be served because of its support for free speech, but she said the company wants to elevate the quality of discourse on the platform. "They are much more widespread than one election", Rubio said.
"This is another example of how people are lured in", said Sen. In preparation for hearings this week, Facebook disclosed that content generated by a Russian group, the Internet Research Agency, potentially reached as many as 126 million users. It is not clear how numerous 150 million people who were served that content actually saw it.
Total revenue increased 47.3 percent to $10.33 billion beating analysts estimate of $9.84 billion, according to Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.
Members of both the Senate and House committees also used their time to highlight specific Russian-backed content and the influence it had on American voters. "And even without legistialstion, we're already moving forward on our own to bring advertising on Facebook to an even higher standard of transparency than ads on TV or other media". Experts have said that the Russians' goals included promoting discord in the USA and inciting violence.
The announcement comes days after Woods agreed to a plea deal stemming from his May 29 arrest on DUI charges in Florida. In a statement released Monday, Woods said he thanked "fans for their unwavering support" during his injury.
A formal announcement isn't likely to come until Monday at the earliest, possibly not until after the World Series ends. Heyman says Martinez will be officially announced as the Nats' new skipper after the conclusion of the World Series.
Facebook has expanded its Workplace enterprise suite with the launch of a real-time desktop comms offering called Workplace Chat . In celebration of the one-year anniversary of Workplace , Facebook has launched a new desktop app to facilitate group chats.
"We will see a little more rain returning Wednesday through Friday as a few upper-level disturbances move across Louisiana". After a mostly clear evening, clouds will increase later at night. "Then that's going to quickly fall as the sun sets".
The crime came to light on Monday when two severed heads were found in a cooler box at the entrance of the second-floor apartment. According to Kyodo, the woman's brother who contacted the police on October 24, his sister had been missing since October 21.
Binder said states with consistently good hospital grades show a state-wide, collaborative commitment to patient safety. Of the 44 hospitals graded in Maryland, just one (2.3%), Howard County General Hospital in Columbia, earned an "A".
OnRush: a brand new arcade racing game from Codemasters was revealed and received a Summer 2018 release window right of the bat. In Ghost of Tsushima , you play as a battered samurai, fighting back against overwhelming odds.
However, Burnley chairman Garlick is hopeful that Dyche will stay with the club to add to the five years already under his belt. They should be happy with him if they get him and view his appointment with an open mind. "Another five years, hopefully".
Trump on Tuesday said Tony Podesta's exit from his firm was Monday's "biggest story" instead of the indictment of Manafort. Later in the day, Podesta announced his resignation at a staff meeting at the Podesta Group's Washington headquarters.
At the same time, however, she dismissed the plaintiffs' motion to block a ban on funding for sex-reassignment surgery. The Trump administration can still appeal the decision , which is a likely next step.
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Her father, Patrick Harris , said that she was an outgoing person and had a fondness for the outdoors, particularly hiking. Marisa was a caring, giving person who meant to devote her life to helping children in crisis.
WWE Releases Emma, Summer Rae & Darren Young
WWE attempted to re-boot Young by attaching him to WWE Hall of Famer, Darren Young , however, an elbow surgery cost him that run. The last time WWE fans saw Summer Rae was part of Team B.A.D. and Blonde at WrestleMania 32 defeating Team Total Divas.