Mark Tsukerbergom: Stephen Lam / Reuters
Facebook founder mark Zuckerberg lost $ 2.9 billion after the announcement of the intention to change the news feed of the social network. On Friday, 12 January, reports Bloomberg.
It is noted that the company’s stock fell on Friday by 3.9 percent. Thus, the status of an entrepreneur was reduced from 77,3 billion to 74.4 billion.
As explained by the Agency, if this trend continues, Zuckerberg will lose fourth place in the ranking of the richest people in the world, yielding to its owner Zara Spaniard Amancio Ortega.
Earlier on Friday, the Creator of Facebook announced that news feed the social network will change the priorities. According to him, the importance of news and advertising publications will decrease and the importance of posts from family and friends will increase. “News feed has moved away from what was originally created to help to contact with each other,” said Zuckerberg.
He added that debugging changes has already begun and its completion will take several months. The entrepreneur expects that users will spend less time in Facebook, but with benefits.
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