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Leaked media kit points to 2004 ad sales pitch for 'TheFacebook'

The presentation was reportedly given by Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin just months after the social network had launched.

By August 20, 2012


What people said about Facebook in 2005: 'It puts you on a more real level'

This "CBS Evening News" story from 2005 covered what college students thought about the new website at the time and includes an interview with a young Mark Zuckerberg.

By March 15, 2015


Magazine names hacker Limor Fried 'Entrepreneur of the Year'

Entrepreneur Magazine has awarded the lofty title to hardware hacker Limor "Ladyada" Fried. It's significant for her -- and proof that open source is big business.

By December 17, 2012


Unfriend: What drove Zuck to fire Saverin

Facebook co-founder Saverin dragged his feet in re-forming the company as a Delaware limited-liability corporation, a necessary step for raising money.

By May 15, 2012


Facebook pokes start-up Teachbook with lawsuit

The social network files a complaint against a social network that it says dilutes the Facebook brand through its use of the "-book" suffix. What about all the other companies that use it, too?

By August 25, 2010


Review: The good, the bad, the ugly of Zuckerberg

An insider's look at the early days of Facebook is rich in detail, but disappointingly fails to get the views of the company's harshest critics.

By June 2, 2010


Fresh legal woes for ConnectU founders

Remember file-sharing site I2hub? Its creator claims that due to a partnership with social network ConnectU, he's entitled to part of ConnectU's Facebook settlement money.

By January 4, 2010


As Facebook turns 5, a look back east

The conservative, calculated Ivy League origins of the social network sowed the seeds for its Silicon Valley success. Facebook's initial allure was its simplicity and exclusivity.

By February 4, 2009


High-stakes start-ups

Forget Sand Hill Road. Three San Francisco entrepreneurs are funding their software start-up with some killer online poker skills.

By June 13, 2005