• FB
    Reuters2 minutes ago

    Facebook CEO says group will not become a media company

    Facebook Inc. will not become a media company, its founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg said on Monday, telling students the firm would remain a technology platform. An increasing number of users are turning to social media networks, such as Facebook (FB.O) and Twitter (TWTR.N), to find their news, but Zuckerberg said his firm had no ambitions to become a content provider. "No, we are a tech company, not a media company," said Zuckerberg, after a young Italian asked him whether Facebook intended to become a news editor.

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    San Jose Mercury News19 minutes ago

    Google and parent Alphabet now officially rivals of Uber, after conflict-of-interest resignation

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  • FB
    American City Business Journals19 minutes ago

    Los Lunas data center moves into decision stage

    Some of the last few items appear to have been tied up in an effort to bring a Facebook data center to New Mexico. Ralph Mims , economic development manager for the village of Los Lunas, confirmed the village council voted on Thursday evening to approve a Local Economic Development Act grant from the state’s economic development department. According to a village council agenda, that grant could reach up to $10 million.