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Problems at Facebook will take years to fix, admits Mark Zuckerberg

This year was one of constant apologies for the social network, after multiple instances of broken trust with its users

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Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg, criticised for months by lawmakers, privacy advocates and some investors, said he was “proud of the progress we’ve made,” fighting misinformation and protecting users’ personal data during one of the company’s most tumultuous years.
 
“To be clear, addressing these issues is more than a one-year challenge,” Zuckerberg said in a Facebook post. “For some of these issues, like election interference or harmful speech, the problems can never fully be solved.”
 
This year was one of constant apologies for the social network, after multiple instances of broken trust with its users. Zuckerberg

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First Published: Dec 29 2018 | 8:51 PM IST

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