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Contact the NRA About NOT Supporting Any Red Flag Laws

Opinion Contact the NRA About NOT Supporting Any Red Flag Laws Virginia – -(AmmoLand.com)- The NRA has taken a public position supporting Red Flag laws. This happened last year. To be fair, the NRA did want certain key things in those laws: 1) A strong due process requirement and 2) A requirement that the subject of the Red Flag law get treatment and they should have added: 3) That anyone lying to get someone “Red Flagged” would suffer **severe** legal consequences Here's the problem and...
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One of Facebook’s biggest strengths risks backfiring on it after 2 key execs quit (FB)

Facebook has just lost two key execs, chief product officer Chris Cox and WhatsApp chief Chris Daniels. Their departures could spark further exits at the scandal-ridden company, an analyst is warning. Facebook has a famously mission-driven culture — meaning these high-profile departures could shake others' faith in the company. Facebook was shaken last week by the departure of two key executives — and it could be a sign of darker times to come. On Thursday, CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that ...
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Facebook analysts are sounding off on executive turnover, privacy, and regulation (FB)

Facebook shares fell Monday after a handful of Wall Street analysts expressed concern over the company's recent management changes as well as regulation- and privacy-related uncertainty. Needham downgraded its rating from "buy" to "hold," pointing in part to violent images of the New Zealand shooting uploaded to the site. Bank of America Merrill Lynch lowered its price target, citing the possible "revenue impact of a more privacy centric platform." Watch Facebook trade live. Facebook shares ...
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10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Monday. Tech firms scrambled to keep dozens of copies of videos showing the New Zealand mosque shooting off their platforms. YouTube, Facebook, and Twitter struggled to stop users ripping and uploading copies of the original video, and the distressing footage was easily discoverable the day after the incident. Facebook, facing huge criticism over live streaming, says it removed 1.5 million videos of the New Zealand shooting in 24 ho...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Spotify, Instagram, North Korea, Trends, Andreessen, New Zealand, Andreessen Horowitz, Wall Street Journal, Alexa, Marc Andreessen, Kim Jong, Chris Cox


14 of the most important early Facebook employees — and where they are now

On March 14, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the departure of two key executives: chief product officer Chris Cox and head of WhatsApp Chris Daniels. Cox and Daniels join a long list of Facebook employees who have left the company. We took a look at where 14 of the most important Facebook employees throughout the company's history are now. On March 14, CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the departure of Chris Cox , chief product officer and longtime employee of Facebook. Cox joined th...
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San Fernando considers its own minimum wage law

San Fernando, population 24,000, is considering creating its own minimum-wage law, spurring concerns among business owners. The 2.4-square-mile town’s City Council passed a motion March 4, asking the city to study the feasibility of adopting a minimum-wage ordinance. During the meeting, Assistant City Attorney Richard Padilla told council members that there is no “obvious legal impediment to a general law city like San Fernando” preventing it from adopting its own minimum wage ordinance. RELATED...
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Daily Crunch: Social media struggles with shooting tragedy

The Daily Crunch is TechCrunch’s roundup of our biggest and most important stories. If you’d like to get this delivered to your inbox every day at around 9am Pacific, you can subscribe here. 1. Videos of shooting tragedy in New Zealand continue resurfacing on social media Earlier today there was a horrendous mass mosque shooting in New Zealand that killed 49 people — and because this is 2019, social media was used by the apparent murderers to plan, announce, broadcast and virally resonate what t...
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Facebook's head of product is out and Tesla is rebuilding its finance team: Here are the top power moves of the week

Keeping an eye on major hires and promotions is one of the best ways to understand a company's strategy.  The Org tracks executive changes at companies big and small.  Here's a snapshot of the most important executive moves of the week across media, tech and finance.  Every week we bring you an overview of the most important executive changes from the past week. Yesterday, Facebook announced another leadership reshuffle as the company’s Chief Product Officer, Chris Cox, is stepping down. R...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk, Trends, Tesla, Walmart, Walgreens, Silicon Valley, Sam Altman, Coupang, General Counsel, Zuckerberg, Jorgensen, Chris Cox, Altman


Facebook shares drop as executives quit, Christchurch live-stream shooting stirs outrage

Shares of Facebook Inc fell as much as 5 percent on Friday to their lowest in nearly three months after the surprise departure of Chief Product Officer Chris Cox, at a time when the company is again being scrutinized over its handling of privacy, extremism and political content.
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As Mark Zuckerberg Tightens Grip on Facebook, 2 Top Deputies Leave

Chris Cox, who is one of the social network’s highest ranking executives, and Chris Daniels, head of WhatsApp, are leaving Facebook.
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Here are the top power moves of the week: Facebook, Tesla and Y Combinator

Keeping an eye on major hires and promotions is one of the best ways to understand a company's strategy.  The Org tracks executive changes at companies big and small.  Here's a snapshot of the most important executive moves of the week across media, tech and finance.  Every week we bring you an overview of the most important executive changes from the past week. Yesterday, Facebook announced another leadership reshuffle as the company’s Chief Product Officer, Chris Cox, is stepping down. R...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Elon Musk, Trends, Tesla, Walmart, Walgreens, Silicon Valley, Sam Altman, Coupang, General Counsel, Zuckerberg, El Chapo, Jorgensen, Chris Cox, Altman


Pi Day wasn’t pleasant for a lot of tech execs

Pi Day is apparently New Job day for tech execs and VCs these days. Leaving: Lee Fixel It’s not every day that one of the top VC investors heads out from their shop. TechCrunch’s @cookie aka Connie Loizos has the story: Lee Fixel, the low-flying head of Tiger Global’s private equity business, is leaving at the end of June, the firm announced today in a letter sent to clients and seen by Reuters . Scott Shleifer and Chase Coleman will continue as co-managers of the portfolios Fixel has oversee...
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This red flag in a Facebook exec's goodbye letter shows there's bad blood over Mark Zuckerberg's radical privacy plan

Facebook announced on Thursday that chief product officer Chris Cox and Chris Daniels, the head of WhatsApp, are leaving the company. There was telling line in Cox's goodbye letter that suggests there were significant disagreements over Mark Zuckerberg's plan to pivot Facebook to privacy. This was backed up by a report in The New York Times, which said there were frustrations over Zuckerberg's vision for the company. Facebook sprung a surprise on Thursday when Mark Zuckerberg announced that a...
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A red flag in a Facebook exec's goodbye letter shows there's bad blood over Mark Zuckerberg's radical privacy plan

Facebook on Thursday announced that its chief product officer, Chris Cox, and Chris Daniels, the head of WhatsApp, were leaving the company. A telling line in Cox's goodbye letter suggests there were significant disagreements over Mark Zuckerberg's plan to pivot Facebook to privacy. This was backed up by a report in The New York Times, which said there were frustrations over Zuckerberg's vision for the company. Facebook sprang a surprise Thursday when CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that anothe...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Instagram, Trends, New York Times, The Times, Silicon Valley, Ben Horowitz, Kevin Systrom, Sheryl Sandberg, Marc Andreessen, Zuckerberg, Samsung Galaxy, Mark, Cox, Daniels


Facebook is being abandoned by top executives. Here's everyone who has left since the Cambridge Analytica catastrophe last year.

i A year on from the Cambridge Analytica scandal, there has been significant management change at Facebook. Some of Mark Zuckerberg's closest lieutenants have left since the scandal broke, including his product boss Chris Cox this week. Scroll on for the full list of senior Facebook departures over the past 12 months. It's been one year since the Cambridge Analytica data scandal blew up, enveloping Facebook in a controversy that is still running to this day. For Facebook, Cambridge Analytica w...
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10 things in tech you need to know today

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Friday. Chris Cox, a key Facebook executive and lieutenant of Mark Zuckerberg, is leaving the company amid a reorganization. Zuckerberg announced the news in a memo to employees that he also shared publicly on Thursday. Uber plans to launch its IPO next month, Reuters reports. The timing of the IPO means it should arrive soon after Uber's main rival Lyft. Tesla unveiled its new Model Y on Thursday night. CEO Elon Musk presented the new ...
Tags: Apple, Google, Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Spotify, Elon Musk, China, US, Trends, Silicon Valley, Wall Street Journal, Alexa, Zuckerberg, Reuters, El Chapo, Chris Cox


Facebook loses head of product Chris Cox and WhatsApp chief Chris Daniels

Two of Facebook’s top executives – head of product Chrix Co and WhatsApp chief Chris Daniels are leaving the company after disagreements with Mark Zuckerberg over the company’s future direction. Differences over new single integrated privacy focused platform: The departures... ...
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Facebook product chief Cox to exit as focus shifts to messaging

Facebook Inc's chief product officer and one of its earliest employees, Chris Cox, said on Thursday he is leaving the company just days after Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg revealed a plan to transform the world's biggest social network into an encryption-focused messaging company.
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Chris Cox, a key Facebook exec and lieutenant of Mark Zuckerberg, is leaving the company amid a huge reshuffle (FB)

The key Facebook exec Chris Cox is leaving. It's the biggest executive departure in years and comes amid a broader reshuffle in the leadership team at Facebook. Chris Daniels, the head of WhatsApp, is also out. There's a massive shakeup in the leadership of Facebook underway. On Thursday, CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that Chris Cox — a longtime Facebook executive who most recently served as chief product officer — is leaving the company in what is the most significant departure at the embatt...
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Chris Cox, a key Facebook exec and lieutenant of Mark Zuckerberg, is leaving the company amid huge reshuffle (FB)

Key Facebook exec Chris Cox is leaving. It's the biggest executive departure in years, and comes amid a broader reshuffle in the leadership team at Facebook. Chris Daniels, the head of WhatsApp, is also out. There's a massive shakeup in the leadership of Facebook underway. On Thursday, CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced that Chris Cox — a longtime Facebook executive who most recently served as chief product officer — is leaving the company, in what is the most significant departure at the embattle...
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Facebook Says Chief Product Officer Chris Cox to Leave

Cox is leaving following Facebook’s decision to shift the direction of its future products to focus more on encryption. Cox was a critical executive at Facebook, working there for more than a decade, helping design and run the news feed and then rising in the ranks to oversee all product at Facebook. "For a few years, Chris has been discussing with me his desire to do something else," Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg wrote in a blog.
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Facebook's C-Suite Continues to Melt Down Amid Zuckerberg's Plan to Bundle Products

Chris Cox, one of the first handful of engineers hired to Facebook, a close personal friend of Mark Zuckerberg’s and, until very recently, Chief Product Officer of the entire suite of the company’s products, is departing the company.Read more...
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Two of Facebook’s Top Execs Are Leaving the Company

Facebook chief product officer Chris Cox and WhatsApp vice president Chris Daniels are leaving the social network, CEO Mark Zuckerberg said in a note on Thursday. The departure of the two top executives comes the week after Zuckerberg unveiled a manifesto charting a new user-privacy-focused direction for the company, one more focused on group messaging...
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Top Facebook execs stepping down

Facebook says two of its top executives are leaving the company. Chief Product Officer Chris Cox and Chris Daniels, who heads messaging app WhatsApp, are departing.It isn't clear what future plans the executives have.Cox was in... [Author: [email protected]]
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Chris Cox: longtime Facebook executive exits as network focuses on privacy

Chief product officer, who helped create news feed feature, was viewed as a possible successor to CEO ZuckerbergFacebook’s chief product officer and one of the primary architects of its signature news feed, Chris Cox, said on Thursday he was leaving the company, just days after Mark Zuckerberg revealed a plan to shift the world’s biggest social network to an encryption-focused messaging company.Cox, one of Zuckerberg’s earliest employees and closest lieutenants, said in a blogpost he made the an...
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Chris Cox: longtime Facebook executive to leave as firm pivots to privacy

Chief product officer, who helped create news feed feature, was viewed as a possible successor to CEO ZuckerbergFacebook’s chief product officer and one of the primary architects of its signature news feed, Chris Cox, said on Thursday he was leaving the company, just days after its CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, revealed a plan to pivot the world’s biggest social network to an encryption-focused messaging company.Cox, one of Zuckerberg’s earliest employees and closest lieutenants, said in a blogpost he m...
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Longtime Facebook executive to leave amid plans to pivot to privacy

Chief product officer Chris Cox, who helped create news feed feature, and Chris Daniels, who heads WhatsApp, to depart Facebook’s chief product officer and one of its earliest employees, Chris Cox, said on Thursday he was leaving the company, just days after its CEO, Mark Zuckerberg, revealed a plan to pivot the world’s biggest social network to an encryption-focused messaging company.Cox, one of Zuckerberg’s closest lieutenants and the head of Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp products, said in ...
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2 top Facebook execs, including 13-year veteran Chris Cox, exit company

Facebook says two of its top executives are leaving the company. Chief Product Officer Chris Cox and Chris Daniels, who heads messaging app WhatsApp, are departing. It isn’t clear what future plans the executives have. Cox was in charge of Facebook’s apps including its flagship social media site, as well as Instagram, WhatsApp and Messenger. He joined 13 years ago and helped create Facebook’s News Feed feature. “It is with great sadness I share with you that after thirteen years, I’ve decided to...
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Facebook Chief Product Officer Chris Cox, WhatsApp Head Chris Daniels Are Exiting

Two high-ranking Facebook execs — chief product officer Chris Cox and Chris Daniels, who has run the WhatsApp messaging product — are leaving the company. CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced the changes in a memo to employees, which Facebook shared in its news blog. The departures come after Zuckerberg last week outlined a new privacy vision […]
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Facebook Chief Product Officer Chris Cox & WhatsApp VP Chris Daniels are leaving

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook's chief product officer Chris Cox and WhatsApp vice president Chris Daniels are leaving the company. This news comes on the day after a massive outage hit WhatsApp, Facebook, and Instagram all at the same time. As news of the executives' departures hit the internet, Facebook's apps are just now again becoming operational. Gosh. Wonder if the two events are connected. Mark Zuckerberg's note, in full: A Note From Mark Zuckerberg Today Mark ...
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