Yet in an interview at his company's Silicon Valley headquarters, the Facebook CEO downplayed the significance of reaching 2 billion users, instead focusing on what the giant social network has yet to accomplish: Wiring the entire planet.
Facebook past its prime?
Facebook may be celebrating rounding the two billion user mark, but Mark Zuckerberg already has his eyes set on the company's next goal: using the social platform to bring a massively divided society back together. Where the app began as a collection of pages, each created by the individual user, the social network is now more of a feed - as the internet is prone to turn to.
Facebook is reaching another milestone, announcing that it now has more than 2 billion users.
WeChat, a unit of Tencent Holdings Ltd and a widely used service in China, said in May that it had 938 million monthly active users in the first quarter.
'Each day, more than 175 million people share a Love reaction, and on average, over 800 million people like something on Facebook'. Of that number, 1.28 billion were daily active users.
As of this morning, the Facebook community is now officially 2 billion people!We're making progress connecting the...
Portugal drew their first game 2-2 against Mexico, although wins over Russian Federation and New Zealand saw them top Group A . Chile's biggest strength lie in their two most famous players, Alexis Sanchez and Arturo Vidal .
That was especially true after the 2010 census, when new Republican majorities took control of the redistricting process. Political scientists say gerrymandering can cause a lack of competition, as party-friendly lines discourage challengers.
Grizzlies in every state aside from Alaska have been protected under the Endangered Species Act since 1975. Today, the Greater Yellowstone population has rebounded from a low of under 150 individuals to around 700.
The debate over whether marijuana legalization has led to more mayhem on Colorado highways has been raging for years. Data spanned collision claims filed between January 2012 and October 2016 for 1981 to 2017 model vehicles.
The expected future growth in earnings per share ("EPS" ) is an incredibly important factor in identifying an under-valued stock. Over the long run, the price of a stock will normally go up in lock step with its earnings (assuming the P/E ratio is constant).
After facing intense pressure to soften her Brexit plans since the election , May promised to consult widely. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "This slimmed down Queen's Speech shows a Government on the edge".
The Trump administration has officially entered the courtroom battle over Senate Bill 4 , Texas' immigration-enforcement bill. Trump campaigned against sanctuary cities and on January 25 issued an executive order to punish them.
New York Mets General Manager Sandy Alderson announced Tebow will play his final game Sunday as a Columbia Fireflies outfielder. It's probably too late for anyone to save the Mets' 2017 season, but prospect Tim Tebow is one step closer to the major leagues.
All three members of the House whose names were reported by The Daily Caller are members of the conservative House Freedom Caucus. Shortly after 7 a.m., he began shooting at a group of congressmen and their aides who were in the middle of a practice session.
As soon as a committee views the crescent moon , it reports that the month of Ramadan is complete and the next month has begun. Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has already predicted that Eid-ul-Fitr is likely to fall on June 26 .
Analysts owed the slump to profit booking ahead of a longer weekend as the market will stay closed on Monday on occasion of Eid. The Sensex touched a high of 31,365.39 points and a low of 31,296.01 points in the trade so far.
Google Pixel XL 2 To Sport A 5.99-Inch Display
However, the glass window is placed near the top and not encloses the fingerprint scanner like what previous reports said. However, the smaller Pixel will still retain the chunky bezels and will also pack in a stereo speakers at the front.
Pak violates ceasefire in Poonch sector
This fresh round of ceasefire violation was retaliated to by the Indian army in a fierce manner, said a defence official. The Pakistani BAT members were armed with headband cameras to record the attack on the Indian Army patrol.
Ronaldo summoned to answer judge's questions on tax fraud
Ronaldo's trouble coincided with the same Madrid-based prosecutor's office accusing Mourinho of two counts of tax fraud. Russia's players attend a training session at the Spartak Stadium in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, June 20, 2017 .
Indian PM Modi visits Portugal on trip to meet with Trump
Such a sale of sensitive military hardware must be authorized by the State Department before being sent to Congress for review. The briefing was the first substantive elaboration by the Trump administration of its India policy and the way forward.
Coyotes get D Niklas Hjalmarsson in trade with Blackhawks
He has scored 55 goals and 106 points in 160 games since being traded, including 31 goals in his first season in Columbus. The Blackhawks are trading away the 25-year-old Panarin after two incredibly successful seasons with the team.
Manslaughter charges eyed in deadly Grenfell Tower blaze
May said Friday that "she will work with and support the emergency services and relevant authorities to safeguard the public". Samples from 14 buildings in London, Manchester and Plymouth have already been found to be combustible.
And so it begins: Brexit talks to focus 1st on orderly exit
May's government said it was "confident it can achieve a bold and ambitious deal that will work in the interest of the whole U.K". Those were, he said, the rights of expatriate citizens and problems of a new EU-UK border, notably cutting across Ireland.
Chinese airline among world's top ten in 2017
This also marks the third time the airline has won all three First Class award categories at the World Airline Awards . The A380 flights include 26-inch entertainment screens, seats almost 2-feet wide and privacy partitions.