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24 Oct 2019
Facebook Inc. chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg has privately recommended several potential hires to Pete Buttigieg’s presidential campaign, a rare example of direct political involvement from one of tech’s most powerful executives. Bloomberg's Tyler Pager has more on "Balance of Power."
4 Oct 2019
Facebook Inc. could be forced to remove offensive and hateful posts by users in the European Union due to a pending ruling by the EU Court of Justice. Bloomberg Opinion columnist Alex Webb has the details on "Bloomberg Surveillance." His opinions are his own.
19 Sep 2019
Facebook Inc. has announced a new generation of portal devices and confirmed audio clips from them could be reviewed by Facebook if certain permissions are enabled. The company's Vice President for Augmented and Virtual Reality Andrew Bosworth speaks with Bloomberg's Taylor Riggs in San Francisco.
14 Aug 2019
Facebook Inc. has been paying hundreds of outside contractors to transcribe clips of audio from users of its services, according to people with knowledge of the work.
27 Jul 2019
Jefferies analyst Brent Thill explains his call for Facebook Inc. on "Bloomberg Markets.
21 Jul 2019
Max Levchin, Affirm chief executive officer and co-founder of PayPal, discusses the regulation of Facebook Inc. and its plans for a new cryptocurrency with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg Technology."
21 Jul 2019
Rep. Brad Sherman, a California Democrat, discusses his concerns about Facebook Inc.'s plans for a new cryptocurrency. He speaks with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg Technology."
14 Jul 2019
Rep. Warren Davidson, an Ohio Republican, and Rep. Josh Gottheimer, a New Jersey Democrat, talk with Bloomberg's Kevin Cirilli about Facebook Inc.'s plans for a new cryptocurrency called Libra.
27 Jun 2019
Facebook Inc. picked Geneva as the home of the Libra Association, which will govern the payment network and manage a financial reserve for the planned Libra cryptocurrency.
25 Jun 2019
Nisa Amoils, New York Angels venture capitalist, discusses the rebound in Bitcoin and Facebook Inc.'s plans for a new cryptocurrency with Bloomberg's Emily Chang on "Bloomberg Technology."
21 Jun 2019
Sen. Sherrod Brown, an Ohio Democrat, discusses Facebook Inc.'s plans to launch a new cryptocurrency with Bloomberg's David Westin on "Balance of Power."
20 Jun 2019
Facebook Inc. unveiled plans for a new cryptocurrency that the social-media giant hopes will one day trade on a global scale much like the U.S. dollar. Called Libra, the new currency will launch as soon as next year and be what's known as a stablecoin -- a digital currency that's supported by established government-backed currencies and securities.

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