Mark Zuckerberg

Logo of the group "Anonymous." (credit: CBS News)

Hacker Group ‘Anonymous’ Threatens To ‘Kill Facebook’ On November 5

“Your medium of communication you all so dearly adore will be destroyed,” says a computerized voice in an online video.

08/10/2011

Cami Anderson gets advice from students after being tapped by Gov. Christie to lead Newark schools (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Gov. Chris Christie Names Cami Anderson To Be New Newark Schools Superintendent

Anderson most recently served as superintendent of Alternative High Schools and Programming for the New York City Board of Education.

05/04/2011

Oprah Winfrey, Chris Christie, Cory Booker and Mark Zuckerberg were all named to TIME Magazine's list of 2011's 100 Most Influential People. (credit: Harpo Productions/AP)

Christie, Zuckerberg Make TIME’s 100 Most Influential People List

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton are just a few of the notable names from the Tri-State to make TIME magazine’s list of the 100 Most Influential People.

04/21/2011

Facebook Homepage - File / Photo: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images

5 Newark High Schools Get First Facebook Grant Dollars Donated By Mark Zuckerberg

The awards were announced Tuesday by the Foundation for Newark’s Future, the organization created to disburse the money.

04/12/2011

Barringer High School - Newark, NJ - File / Photo: Newark Public Schools

Gov. Chris Christie To Pick New Newark Schools Superintendent In May

Christie said he wants to have the new superintendent working before the new school year.

03/18/2011

Newark Mayor Cory Booker and Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg at the KIPP Newark Collegiate Academy - Newark, NJ - Sep 25, 2010 - Photo: Anthony Alvarez via Newark Mayor's Office

Report: Newark May Consolidate Schools

The plan reportedly called for some long-struggling schools to be closed and their students sent elsewhere. Other schools with low enrollment could be consolidated.

02/22/2011

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg/AP

Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg Named Time ‘Person of Year’

At 26, Zuckerberg, from Dobbs Ferry, has put himself on the map not only as one of the world’s youngest billionaires, but also as a prominent newcomer to the world of philanthropy.

12/15/2010

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg speaks at a news conference - Palo Alto, CA - May 26, 2010 - Photo: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images

Facebook’s Zuckerberg Pledges To Give Away Wealth

The social site’s founder was the latest to join Giving Pledge, an effort led by Microsoft Corp. founder Bill Gates and investor Warren Buffett to commit the world’s wealthiest people to step up their charitable donations.

12/09/2010

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Facebook’s New Facelift Plays Up Photos, Friends

Facebook is redesigning the profile pages of its 500 million-plus users to make it more of a reflection of their real lives and emphasize one of the site’s most popular features, photos.

12/05/2010

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Liguori: It’s Time For Time To Get A Clue

LeBron James has been nominated for Time Magazine’s annual ‘Person of the Year.’ Did I hear that correctly?

WFAN–11/16/2010

Newark Mayor Cory Booker and Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg at the KIPP Newark Collegiate Academy - Newark, NJ - Sep 25, 2010 - Photo: Anthony Alvarez via Newark Mayor's Office

$100M Newark School Reform Takes To The Streets

The first phase of the $100 million makeover of the Newark school system that’s being funded by Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg is going into effect.

11/01/2010

Barringer High School - Newark, NJ - File / Photo: Newark Public Schools

Newark High School Students Protest Conditions

Two weeks after Mark Zuckerberg announced a $100 million donation to Newark schools, students there used the social networking site to stage a protest.

10/08/2010

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie speaks at a town hall meeting - Edison, NJ - Sep 15, 2010 - Photo: Tim Larsen / Governor's Office

Christie Expected To Unveil Education Reform Plans

New Jersey students were among the best in the nation by such standards as test scores and graduation rates, but the public schools were also among the nation’s most expensive to run.

09/28/2010

Newark Mayor Cory Booker and Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg at the KIPP Newark Collegiate Academy - Newark, NJ - Sep 25, 2010 - Photo: Anthony Alvarez via Newark Mayor's Office

Booker: About $40M Raised For Schools So Far

Booker appeared in Manhattan on Monday with New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg at the “Education Nation” Summit.

09/27/2010

Oprah Winfrey, Chris Christie, Cory Booker and Mark Zuckerberg were all named to TIME Magazine's list of 2011's 100 Most Influential People. (credit: Harpo Productions/AP)

Newark Hopes Facebook Gift Translates To Results

The money hasn’t even arrived, but it’s already creating a buzz in Newark, where three out of five third-graders can’t read and write at their grade level.

09/25/2010

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