The Zuckerberg Obfuscation
Like all the post produced by Mark Zuckerberg’s team, the recent anniversary post was carefully written to obfuscate a core issue.
A translation of elements of Mark Zuckerberg's Facebook anniversary post from Zuck to English
Let me just clarify a few points in Zuckerberg's anniversary address…
Facebook wants us to know that it's the real victim here
Look, Facebook is the real victim here, being picked on by the mean, nasty press. Don't you feel sorry for these unaccountable billionaires?
Facebook traffic to publishers is gone - and Campbell Brown just erected its tombstone
Reports from Australia make it clear the traffic from Facebook is a thing of the past - and that Zuckerberg never took it seriously in the first place.
Facebook distorts everything around the idea of engagement
Siva Vaidhyanathan, professor of media studies at the University of Virginia and the author of Antisocial Media: How Facebook Disconnects Us and Undermines Democracy, has some compelling theories on how Facebook became whaat it is.
The dangerous ignorance at the heart of Facebook
The attitude Mark Zuckerberg is displaying towards news suggests a deep ignorance of the true dynamics of news and its role in society.
A quick glimpse at the next evolution of Facebook's newsfeed
Mark has plans to make you fully immersed…
4 Things Journalists Can Learn from the Lacy/Zuckerberg Interview
3. Do Your Research This is something of corollary to the last one, but make sure you understand the audience