November 13, 2012

Mark Cuban: It's Time to Abandon Facebook

Dan Lyons, ReadWrite

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The latest reports from Asia have resurrected a popular rumor: that Microsoft is planning to launch its own Windows Phone smart phone and initially sell it in China, where smart-phone use is exploding. However, with a delicate ecosystem of hardware partners to balance, and huge competition in China, it could be an uphill task for the software giant.

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November 9, 2012
Secrets of Facebook's Legendary Hackathons
David Zax, Fast Company
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November 13, 2012
Facebook Needs to Evolve or it Becomes Myspace
Andrew Scott, Kernel Mag
If Facebook wants to maintain its position as the silo for the vast majority of our social data (at least in the Western world), it must focus more on becoming the plumbing of the social web. In other words, more of a platform... more ››
November 8, 2012
Facebook Didn't Reduce Page Reach to Sell Ads
J. Constine, TechCrunch
People have been screaming bloody murder, claiming Facebook purposefully reduced how many users see Page posts in the news feed to get Pages to pay to reach their fans. But that’s just not true, and I have the data to... more ››
November 7, 2012
Why Facebook Should NOT Buy Tumblr
Sarah Lacy, Pando Daily
Mathew Ingram has an interesting post on GigaOm today about why Facebook should buy Tumblr. He lays out a compelling case of Tumblr’s insane growth, which I admit was bigger than I’d expected.As I read I nodded my... more ››