Facebook wants to improve this 2018 and learn to work on solving problems , as established by its founder, Mark Zuckerberg in his last post. Zuckerberg has also pointed out the need to respond to one of the biggest current dilemmas in technology: the struggle between centralization and the decentralization of power.
The founder of Facebook has claimed that many users woke up to the technology because they believed that it could be a decentralizing force that puts more power in the hands of the people. Social media marketing have deeply rooted in the daily routine for most big brands and it increasing power have allracted millions towrds it.
“Many people have lost hope in this promise. With the rise of a small number of large technology companies and the use of technology by governments to control their citizens , many people have come to believe that technology only centralizes power instead of decentralizing it. ”
Zuckerberg has also pointed out that there are important counter-trends such as encryption or cryptocurrency but they have the risk of their difficult control. “I am interested in deepening and studying the aspects, both positive and negative, of these technologies and find the best way to use them in our services.”
The founder of Facebook has placed great emphasis on the fact that Facebook has a lot of work ahead to protect its community from abuse and hatred, as well as to defend itself against government interference, according to Thedrum.com . His personal purpose for 2018 is to focus on fixing these important problems .
Mark Zuckerberg states that, although it is obvious that they will not be able to prevent all errors and violations , if they believe that they can learn much more if they focus on these important problems. “If we succeed this year, we will end 2018 on a much better trajectory.”
“These problems touch on issues such as history, civics, political philosophy, the media, governments and, of course, technology. I hope we can have groups of experts that can help us in all these ways.”