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Zuckerberg reigns on Google+

Zuckerberg reigns on Google+

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., July 5 (UPI) -- The No. 1 most-visited profile on Google+ is the head of a rival company, Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg, Google+ Statistics said.
Winklevoss twins drop Facebook appeals case

Winklevoss twins drop Facebook appeals case

SAN FRANCISCO, June 23 (UPI) -- Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss said they would end their challenge of a $65 million settlement with Facebook that could have ended up in the U.S. Supreme Court.

Court salvos: Ceglia vs. Zuckerberg

BUFFALO, N.Y., June 18 (UPI) -- Lawyers in Buffalo, N.Y., have filed papers in court that say their client, who is pursuing ownership of half of Facebook, has passed a polygraph test.
Zuckerberg hit with new claim to Facebook

Zuckerberg hit with new claim to Facebook

BUFFALO, N.Y., April 12 (UPI) -- A new lawsuit claiming a sizable portion of Facebook belongs to an early sponsor of the project should be heard in federal court, a New York state judge ruled.
Timberlake liked Fincher's directing style

Timberlake liked Fincher's directing style

NEW YORK, Feb. 27 (UPI) -- U.S. pop star and actor Justin Timberlake says he enjoyed the many-take technique director David Fincher used in making their film "The Social Network."

Obama meets with Jobs, Zuckerberg

WOODSIDE, Calif., Feb. 17 (UPI) -- President Barack Obama met Thursday evening in California with 12 Silicon Valley chief executives, including Facebook's and Apple's founders, officials said.
Zuckerberg gets restraining order

Zuckerberg gets restraining order

PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 9 (UPI) -- Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg got a restraining order against a stalker who stood outside of Zuckerberg's California office and left notes, officials said.
'Network' star meets real Mark Zuckerberg

'Network' star meets real Mark Zuckerberg

NEW YORK, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg hooked up with the man who played him in the movie "The Social Network" on "Saturday Night Live" in New York City.
Zuckerberg's Facebook fan page hacked

Zuckerberg's Facebook fan page hacked

BURLINGTON, Mass., Jan. 27 (UPI) -- A Massachusetts technology consultant said the hacking of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's fan page calls the site's security into question.
'Network,' Firth, Portman pick up Globes

'Network,' Firth, Portman pick up Globes

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Jan. 16 (UPI) -- "The Social Network" was declared the Best Drama Film at the Golden Globes ceremony in Beverly Hills, Calif., Sunday night.
Poll: Assange 2010's 'Most Intriguing'

Poll: Assange 2010's 'Most Intriguing'

ATLANTA, Dec. 31 (UPI) -- Atlanta-based CNN.com said WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was chosen by visitors as the "Most Intriguing Person" of 2010.

Billionaires give away wealth to charity

NEW YORK, Dec. 9 (UPI) -- The commitment by Facebook's founder is part of a growing trend of billionaires giving away a majority of their wealth earlier in life, pledge organizers said.

Facebook implements messaging system

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has introduced a new messaging system to be used through the U.S.-based social networking Web site, Computerworld said.

Chilean miners likely 'Person of the Year'

LONDON, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- A British bookmaker said the Chilean miners freed from an underground collapse are 4/1 favorites to be named Time magazine's "Person of the Year."
Sorkin defends Zuckerberg donation

Sorkin defends Zuckerberg donation

NEW YORK, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- Aaron Sorkin, the screenwriter who penned the new movie "The Social Network," says he thinks some people are being too cynical about why Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg donated $100 million to the Newark, N.J., school system last week.
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Facebook unhappy with film

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 21 (UPI) -- Facebook executives apparently have decided to ignore a movie critical about the creation of the social networking Web site, The New York Times reported.
'Facebook' CEO to guest star on 'Simpsons'

'Facebook' CEO to guest star on 'Simpsons'

LOS ANGELES, July 23 (UPI) -- Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg is to play himself on an upcoming episode of the animated series "The Simpsons," the Los Angeles Times said.
Facebook launches story-sharing feature

Facebook launches story-sharing feature

PALO ALTO, Calif., July 21 (UPI) -- Facebook announced Wednesday it has a new application, Facebook Stories, that allows users to share stories of how the networking site has helped them.

EU to revisit privacy laws

BRUSSELS, Jan. 28 (UPI) -- The European Commission said Thursday it would update its privacy protection laws to keep up with the digital age in which 1995 laws now appear outdated.

Facebook says it made money for first time

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 16 (UPI) -- U.S. social networking site Facebook ended the last quarter in the black, beating its goal of profitability by 2010, its chief executive officer says.

Russian firm invests in Facebook

PALO ALTO, Calif., May 26 (UPI) -- U.S. Internet giant Facebook said a Russian firm, Digital Sky Technologies, has purchased 1.96 percent of the company for $200 million.

Facebook face-lift rankles some

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- The U.S. social networking site Facebook is in the process of switching its millions of users to a new design, a move that doesn't make everyone happy.

Bill Gates tops Forbes 400 richest list

NEW YORK, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- Microsoft founder Bill Gates once again sits atop The Forbes 400 list of the richest people in the United States, the magazine says.

Facebook reins in controversial tracking

NEW YORK, Nov. 30 (UPI) -- Facebook, the popular U.S. social networking Web site, said it was making a major change in its controversial new tracking program.

Facebook founder sued by former classmates

BOSTON, July 26 (UPI) -- A federal judge says the founders of ConnectU.com have just two weeks to persuade him not to throw out their case against rival Facebook.com.
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