Sheryl Sandberg Resigns from Meta’s Board of Directors

Sheryl Sandberg stated that she will not seek re-election to Meta’s board of directors in May, concluding her 14½-year tenure with the social networking company. Sandberg, who stepped down as Meta’s chief operating officer in 2022, will continue to serve as an adviser and support Meta teams. Mark Zuckerberg, Meta’s CEO, acknowledged Sandberg’s instrumental role in the company’s success. She joined Facebook’s board in 2012 to address diversity issues. Zuckerberg hired Sandberg in 2008 as Facebook’s first COO, where she oversaw the company’s expansion into digital advertising. Despite her success, Sandberg also faced criticism for Facebook’s involvement in spreading misinformation and its data practices during turbulent periods.

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The Media Industry’s ongoing struggle to stay relevant in a digital age

The career of Roger Fidler exemplifies a warning: Sometimes, you can predict the future but still fall victim to it. Three decades ago, Mr. Fidler was a media executive promoting a vision of the future for newspapers. The rise of digital technology would allow for news to be accessed on portable devices all day long, […]

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The Continuous Decline of the Media Industry: A Losing Battle against the Future

Roger Fidler has had a front-row seat to the digital revolution in the newspaper industry. Thirty years ago, he was advocating for the future of newspapers as portable digital devices that would offer multimedia content to readers. While his vision has largely come to fruition with people constantly online and engaged with news, traditional media […]

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Biden Takes Action to Limit Sale of Personal Data to China and Russia

President Biden will issue an executive order to restrict the sale of American data to China, Russia, and four other countries in an effort to protect sensitive information from being used for malicious purposes. The order aims to prevent personally identifying data, such as locations, health records, and genetics, from being obtained by these countries […]

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