TITLE

HOW facebook failed us

AUTHOR(S)
Broda-Blake, Roxanne
PUB. DATE
October 2010
SOURCE
Jerk Magazine;Oct2010, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
In this article the author discusses the growth and use of Facebook. She notes that the online social network encroaches on people's privacy with each change creator Mark Zuckerberg makes to the interface. She disputes Zuckerberg's claims that Facebook is a democracy. The author implies a distinction between friends she actively communicates with and those she had on the web site.
ACCESSION #
59388724

 

Related Articles

  • The Centrality and Controversy of Facebook. Goldsborough, Reid // Business Journal (Central New York);6/11/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 24, p6 

    The article presents the author's views and insights concerning the effects of online social networking sites into people's lives. He emphasized the importance of Web sites, particularly to www.facebook.com, www.twitter.com and www.myspace.com in providing personal information and opinions to...

  • Do You Own Facebook? Or Does Facebook Own You? Grigoriadis, Vanessa // New York;4/13/2009, Vol. 42 Issue 12, p24 

    This article reports on the social networking website Facebook and its terms of service for users. The article discusses controversies and protests about changes in the terms of service in 2009, noting issues of privacy and user feedback. Information is also provided on Facebook chief executive...

  • Facebook. Levy, Steven // Wired;May2013, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p63 

    The article presents an interview with Mark Zuckerberg, co-founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of social networking web site Facebook. With regard to the creation of Facebook Home user interface for Android smartphones, he asserts that Facebook use of smartphone users may remains...

  • …PUTS "TIME" IN EXCELLENT "FAST COMPANY.".  // Media Industry Newsletter;12/20/2010, Vol. 63 Issue 48, p3 

    The article reports on a cover story about Mark Zuckerberg, founder of the social networking site Facebook, that appeared in the May 14, 2007 issue of the magazine "Fast Company" under editor-in-chief Bob Safian.

  • Facebook CEO Zuckerberg commits to supporting UK developers. Pearse, Justin // New Media Age;6/24/2010, p04 

    The article focuses on the commitment of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg to increase the social networking site's support for British brands and content providers.

  • About Face. Kopplin, Jason // UWM Post (Milwaukee, WI);2/15/2010, p1 

    The author reflects on the increasing popularity of the social networking site Facebook. He mentions that it was started by Mark Zuckerman and friends while studying in Harvard University and for being in touch with friends on campus but was later opened to everybody which led to its devolution....

  • Only Connect. Stengel, Richard // Time International (South Pacific Edition);12/27/2010, Vol. 176 Issue 26, p31 

    The article discusses the magazine's 2010 "Person of the Year," Facebook Inc. company-founder Mark Elliot Zuckerberg, selected for his central role in cultural change and the electronic interconnection of people and information around the world. Background information is provided on Zuckerberg,...

  • Only Connect. Stengel, Richard // Time International (Atlantic Edition);12/27/2010, Vol. 176 Issue 26, p35 

    The article discusses the magazine's 2010 "Person of the Year," Facebook Inc. company-founder Mark Elliot Zuckerberg, selected for his central role in cultural change and the electronic interconnection of people and information around the world. Background information is provided on Zuckerberg,...

  • Digital Device/Platform of the Decade. Morrissey, Brian // Brandweek;12/14/2009, Vol. 50 Issue 44, p26 

    The article discusses the journal's selection of the social networking site Facebook as the digital device/platform of the decade. Facebook's founder and chief executive officer (CEO) Mark Zuckerberg is credited with creating a micro-blogging innovation which utilizes news feeds to provide...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics