Chris Hughes

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Mark Zuckerberg: ‘We wouldn’t even be here if I didn’t have control.’ File photograph: Stephen Lam

Mark Zuckerberg is one of the world’s richest men and he runs one of the world’s most important companies. Last week the Facebook boss made an unusual(...)

Flutter Entertainment chief executive Peter Jackson calculates that gamblers around the world wager about $450 billion a year, but “only 11 per cent of that is online”. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Flutter Entertainment’s reach for the Stars could turn the Irish group into the world’s biggest betting business. The plan to merge with Toronto-liste(...)

Jesy Nelson: Odd One Out, about the  Little Mix singer’s online ordeals, plays like a fairy tale in reverse

Oscar Wilde said there were only two tragedies in this world: not getting what you want – and getting it. The quote has thrived on Instagram, shared a(...)

Facebook chief executive  Mark Zuckerberg  testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington in April 2018. Photograph: Andrew Harnik/AP Photo

As Democrats reeled from Donald Trump’s shock victory in the 2016 US presidential election, thoughts soon turned to who could take on the Republican p(...)

George Soros is among more than a dozen prominent US billionaires are calling for a new government tax on extreme wealth to help combat income inequality. Photograph:  Fabrice Coffrini / AFP/Getty Images

More than a dozen prominent US billionaires are calling for a new government tax on extreme wealth to help combat income inequality, provide funding f(...)

President Donald Trump  got into the White House and began yanking the country back to the 1950s – on abortion, on climate change, on women’s rights, on regulations. Photograph: Doug Mills/The New York Times

I am not going to write “a beautiful letter” to Premier Trump, the kind he likes to get from fellow autocrats. But I have to give him credit for one t(...)

In the essay, Chris Hughes said repeatedly that Zuckerberg is a good, kind person but simply has too much power for any one individual

Facebook pushed back after Chris Hughes, a billionaire co-founder of the company, argued in a New York Times op-ed essay that the company should be br(...)

Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg. Photograph: Amy Osborne/AFP/Getty

Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes on Thursday called for the world’s largest social-media company to be split in three and said chief executive Mark Zu(...)

Chris and Kem: these Love Island likely lads could end up becoming ITV’s new prime-time stars

What did we do to deserve the glory of Chris and Kem? This year’s Love Island contestants are a sorry bunch by comparison, a bickering, preening selec(...)

US president Donald Trump speaks while making a statement on Jerusalem in the Diplomatic Room of the White House in Washington. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

The news of Donald Trump’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel made headlines around the world. As leaders across the globe made(...)

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