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Report: Mark Zuckerberg's conference room has a secret 'panic chute'

A new report by Business Insider looked into Facebook's security practices, specifically CEO Mark Zuckerberg and how far he is willing to take his privacy and safety. According to the report, Zuckerberg reportedly has a 'panic chute' in one of Facebook's giant conference rooms. The 'chute' allows his team to evacuate him down and get him out of the office in a hurry.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slams Amazon for 'bias' in its facial detection technology

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slammed Amazon for what she characterized as 'bias' in the tech giant's facial detection technology. In a tweet, Ocasio-Cortez referenced a study conducted by researchers from MIT and the University of Toronto, that found Amazon's technology labeled darker-skinned women as men 31 percent of the time. Lighter-skinned women were misidentified 7 percent of the time.

Facebook: Facts & stats

In 2004, 19-year-old Mark Zuckerberg launched “thefacebook.com" as a Harvard sophomore. Now, almost 14 years later, Facebook.com is one of the biggest websites in the world. From how much the conglomerate makes off of you in a year to when the highest traffic occurs, here’s a look at some facts and stats on Facebook.com.