Hey, Zuck. You're no Oprah

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The Oprah of tech?

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It’s hard competing with yourself.

Every year, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg commits to a new personal challenge.

Every year, the challenge is greater than last year’s.

Why, last year Zuckerberg promised he’d fix Facebook. What could be bigger than that?

Alright, the picky will say that was a multi-year commitment, while the very picky will suggest that the only fixing Zuckerberg has done so far is to affix his company in the position of leading tech pariah.

Still, he’s moving ever upward. He’s just announced that his personal challenge for 2019 is, oh, this: “My challenge for 2019 is to host a series of public discussions about the future of technology


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