In the wake of Cambridge Analytica, data misappropriation, #deletefacebook, calls for regulation and pending testimony to U.S. Congress, Facebook announced a series of initiatives to restrict data access and also a renewed selfie awareness to focus efforts on protecting people on the platform. What’s more notable however is that Mark Zuckerberg also hosted a last-minute, […]
It is not often the heads of two major companies blast each other in public, so Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg calling Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s artificial intelligence warnings “pretty irresponsible” on a Facebook Live broadcast was seen as a big deal. Musk intensified the drama in response to a tweet, which said Zuckerberg’s “understanding of […]
Mark Zuckerberg began 2016 with the goal in mind to recreate the artificially intelligent personal assistant featured in Iron Man, J.A.R.V.I.S. Well, maybe not to actually recreate it, but to create simple AI to run his home. He recently updated the world on his progress in a note on Facebook. So far this year, I’ve built […]
Technical obstacles for smart butlers.
What the Apple cofounder told the Facebook CEO when the social network was young.
There are some serious strings on its offer of free Internet.
Because free access is hard, and freemium is harder.
Creators now have more control over their content.
At its F8 conference, the social network seeks to rediscover its youth.
Virtual reality finds its place on the Web.
Chatting with text is so 2014.
Welcome to Zuckerberg’s book club.
Sorry, Zuck, sartorial laziness doesn’t make you a saint.
Its ad engine needs all the people.
American man speaks second language.
It’s worth almost $22 billion now.
Meh. You probably will.
Turns out people don’t like automatically sharing everything they do to Facebook—and with a change to its software, the social network has finally acknowledged that.
ReadWrite takes to the streets of SoMa to get past Hollywood stereotypes. Why geeks wear what they wear will surprise you.