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The Facebook Effect

I Facebook, Therefore I Am

Pamela Newton | Posted 10.22.2012 | Technology
Pamela Newton

Facebook has taken on less and less the character of a social networking site and more and more that of a massive image-maintenance machine. Everyone posts photos of their beautiful vacations, their beautiful babies, and their beautiful spouses.

Mark Zuckerberg Has 'Total Control' Over Facebook, Says Author | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

This morning at the Churchill Club in Mountain View, David Kirkpatrick, author of the Facebook Effect, which chronicles the ascension of the world's l...

Allure of the Hive: Experts on Connectivity, Social Networking and Social Change

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

A distinguished panel of experts gathered Saturday at the Philoctetes Center for the Multidisciplinary Study of Imagination for a standing room-only r...

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg: I'm CEO...B**ch!'

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Back in the site's early days, Facebook co-founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg "acted like he was captain of a pirate ship," handed out business cards tha...

Facebook Message to The Facebook Effect Author David Kirkpatrick

Aaron Greenspan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Aaron Greenspan

Your description of my claims in Think Computer Corporation's trademark proceedings against Facebook, Inc. glosses over crucial detail. I never made the claim that I "pioneered" the term "Facebook," as you wrote.

Book Review Roundup

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Did you miss any of the weekend's book reviews? Check out some of the highlights here! "Witz," Stephen Burn The New York Times More than 800 page...

'The Facebook Effect' Hits Shelves Today: New Book On Facebook Is Largely Sympathetic To Creator Mark Zuckerberg

AP | RACHEL METZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

"The Facebook Effect: The Inside Story of the Company That Is Connecting the World" (Simon & Schuster, 372 pages, $26), by David Kirkpatrick: Many of ...

New Book On Facebook Hits Shelves Today

USA Today | Jon Swartz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The Internet's most pervasive service, Facebook, has a storybook feel to it. Six years after its humble beginnings as at Harvard Univ...

TechCrunch Responds To Publisher Backlash After Posting Excerpt From 'The Facebook Effect'

TechCrunch | Michael Arrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

A week ago we posted two excerpts from Fortune columnist David Kirkpatrick's new book The Facebook Effect. We're big fans of Kirkpatrick and have been...