4 hrs ago
John Shinal's Tech Investor: Yahoo's Tumblr buy is a high-stakes gamble
Investors who were still wondering what Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer was going to do with Yahoo's cash stockpile got their answer this week.
6 hrs ago
In your Facebook: Eminem reminds Zuckerberg who's boss
Well you can see why the ad agency thought Mark Zuckerberg would be impressed and even flattered by the use of music which could be mistaken for Eminem's Under The Influence in the ad for Facebook Home.
Tue May 21, 2013
How Teens Are Really Using Facebook
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks at the TechCrunch Disrupt SF 2012 conference on September 11, 2012 in San Francisco.
ANALYSIS: Should we let wunderkinds drop out of high school?
It's one thing to say tech geniuses don't need degrees. After all, Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg all dropped out of college.
From Dropout to Driven: 3 Perks of Taking the Nontraditional Route
For most of your life you've probably heard that you should acquire as much education as you can to succeed.
What it takes to become a female Fortune 500 CEO
As Marissa Mayer stood with David Karp to announce Yahoo's acquisition of Tumblr on Monday, you couldn't help but notice the vast educational divide between the two principals.
Not "poor" though, with this Palo Alto home worth $7 million and stocks worth more than $13 billion, among other resources.
Ask the Mompreneur: Selling through social media
Every business owner seems to be at a different point in their journey with social media.
Mon May 20, 2013
Eminem's publisher sues Facebook over ad
Eminem's song publisher is suing Facebook and its ad agency, claiming they infringed the Detroit rapper's copyright.
GC Ullyot's Exit Closes Chapter for Facebook
With his decision to log out after nearly five years as general counsel of Facebook, Ted Ullyot has opened up one of the most visible law jobs in Silicon Valley.
A Year After IPO, Facebook Aims to be Ad Colossus
Facebook founder, Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, center, rings the opening bell of the Nasdaq stock market, from Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif.
Young Tumblr Marketers Have Strong Advice for Yahoo
"We promise not to screw it up," said Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, posting on her brand-new Tumblr account today and effectively making official the $1.1 billion purchase of the growing social blogging site.
New York Daily News
Tumblr founder going from dropout to billionaire
The plucky, 26-year-old Tumblr founder has sold his popular blogging platform to tech behemoth Yahoo for an amazing $1.1 billion, news site AllThingsD reported Sunday.
Emmy Advanced Media
How Facebook Has Changed Since It Went Public One Year Ago
" Facebook was not originally created to be a company," CEO Mark Zuckerberg wrote in his SEC Registration letter a little more than three months before Facebook went public on May 18, 2012.
Sun May 19, 2013
With $1.5M Led By Winklevoss Capital, BitInstant Aims To Be The Go-To ...
With $1.5M Led By Winklevoss Capital, BitInstant Aims To Be The Go-To Site To Buy And Sell Bitcoins - Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, the twin Harvard graduates who famously sparred with Mark Zuckerberg over the founding of Facebook and are now working as tech investors through Winklevoss Capital
Yale Professor Grades Mark Zuckerberg's Record - A Very Generous B-minus
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg would have earned a slightly improved grade this year for his leadership of the social media company, Yale School of Management Senior Associate Dean Jeffrey Sonnenfeld says.
Sat May 18, 2013
It's Time to Stop Obsessing Over Facebook's Profitability
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is fond of telling his cohorts that their journey is only one percent finished.
Facebook: New and Improved One Year Later
"What a difference a day makes," goes the old song. When it comes to the Big Kahuna of social networking I'd like to write a song called "What a Difference a Year Makes." since its fateful debut as a publicly traded company.
Facebook's Rock-Star 'Status' Vanishes
In the months preceding its highly-anticipated debut a year ago this weekend, Facebook was seen as a shooting star with limitless potential that would light a fire beneath the IPO and venture-capital worlds.
Fri May 17, 2013
Mark Zuckerberg "Likes" Something That's Awesome: Baby Foxes
These outrageously adorable baby foxes were born on the grounds of Facebook's headquarters in Menlo Park.