Facebook's achievement of 2 billion monthly active users comes with just a few days left in Q2.
This is the first time Facebook has changed its mission.
As per Zuckerberg, it took them 8 years to reach the 1 billion user mark, but the 2nd billion was reached within 5 years. And Facebook will have to spend more money to reach them.
Ever the optimist in what some see as a quest for worldwide mind control, Zuckerberg writes, "We're making progress connecting the world, and now let's bring the world closer together". Then, on August 27, 2015, he said1 billion people had visited the site in just one day.
Facebook defines hate speech as "anything that directly attacks people based on what are known as their "protected characteristics" - race, ethnicity, national origin, religious affiliation, sexual orientation, sex, gender, gender identity, or serious disability or disease".
The company uses its huge size advantage to lure advertisers, offering them targeted marketing capabilities based on its data about users.
After you reacts to a friend's post with love, wish someone happy birthday, or create a group, you will see a message in your News Feed thanking you for doing so.
Facebook's announcement came as it works to redefine its objective, led by Zuckerberg who traveled the United States this year to better understand what people want out of the social network.
To hit 2 billion users during its second quarter, Facebook's monthly active users have increased about 17% compared to users reported in the second quarter of 2016.
The firm is launching a personalized video to celebrate bringing the world closer together.
Concerns were raised late previous year with Facebook's announcement that it planned to use a number of reputed fact-checker sites and otherwise liberal media entities to combat so-called "fake news".
Trump, who campaigned on an "America First" platform, has been troubled by the growing US trade deficit with India. Trump said it was an honour to have invited and hosted Prime Minister Modi at the White House.
But it's wonderful that he's left the legacy of his books and Paddington that will live on for ever, which is really very special. The author Michael Bond has passed away almost 60 years after his first book appeared in 1958, " A Bear called Paddington ".
Due to the attack the port has been trying to clear containers manually and one-third of its operations have been affected. It includes a code of External Blue, which cyber security experts was stolen from the US National Security Agency (NSA).
The fine broke the previous European Union record for a monopoly case against USA chipmaker Intel of 1.06 billion euros in 2009. Yesterday, government regulators in Europe hit Google with a record €2.42 billion fine, roughly the equivalent of $3.5 billion.
One person, identified as Krishna Pandit, was injured when the police fired several rounds in the air to disperse the mob. Due to the dilly dally attitude on the part of police authorities the house of Usman Ansari could not be saved.
In an announcement that should surprise exactly zero Patriots fans, Tom Brady has once again been voted the NFL's No. 1 player. Dallas Cowboys 2016 rookies Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott finished in 14th place and seventh place respectively.
Co-Operative Bank has agreed to a £700m capital raising plan which means it can continue as a "viable stand-alone entity". The move means the Co-operative Group's shareholding in the bank will fall from 20 per cent to about 1 per cent.
The county received 79 new arrivals in May, down about 23 percent from May's total previous year , according to data from the U.S. Refugees, legal USA residents and visa holders were turned back at airports or barred from boarding US -bound planes.
Emergency personnel have responded to a New York City subway station where passengers were reporting smoke and a loss of power. Pictures and video posted on social media showed passengers evacuating through darkened subway tunnels.
Michelle Rodriguez threatens to leave 'Fast & Furious' films
And it's that testosterone which may lead to one of the series' main stars, Michelle Rodriguez , deciding to leave the franchise. If the production could not grant her simple request then " Fate " would be her final appearance in the franchise.
Sky Sports cuts prices for devoted fans
Sky Sports 1,2,3,4 and 5 will disappear and a new package will come to the market, priced from GBP 18 instead of from GBP 49.50. But by having two channels for football, Sky will be able to lock in fans of the Premier League and global football coverage.