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D11: Sandberg: Facebook Home Will Take a While

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Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg thinks it is going to take a while to make Facebook Home right....
D11: Sandberg: Facebook Home Will Take a While

Facebook shares stats about businesses using pages and promoted posts

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Facebook today announced that more than 300,000 pages have promoted 2.5 million posts since Promoted Posts launched for businesses in June. More than one-quarter of those businesses have been new advertisers on Facebook. The stats, shared Facebook’s Director of Global SMB Markets Dan Levy at BIA/Kelsey’s Interactive Local Media West...
Facebook shares stats about businesses using pages and promoted posts

Facebook Names COO Sheryl Sandberg to Its Board of Directors (Finally)

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In a post on its newsroom blog, Facebook just announced that it has named long-time COO Sheryl Sandberg to its board of directors. Sandberg will be the eighth member of the board and its first female member to date. But what took so long? Facebook has been criticized for a...
Facebook Names COO Sheryl Sandberg to Its Board of Directors (Finally)

Sheryl Sandberg Gives Important Advice To Women Who Are Considering Careers in Tech

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Sheryl Sandberg, COO of Facebook, recently gave young women some very valuable career advice on Quora. "I think the most important advice for girls or women who want to consider a  career in tech is really the same advice for all women and girls  anywhere - that the key thing...
Sheryl Sandberg Gives Important Advice To Women Who Are Considering Careers in Tech

Women Make Up 10% Of Founders In Y Combinator's Current Class

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Y Combinator’s Winter 2013 Demo Day is a scaled back affair in many ways — 47 startups are graduating at today’s event, down significantly from the 84-startup Summer 2012 class and the 66-startup Winter 2012 class. However, there’s one very notable aspect of YC that saw growth this time around:...
Women Make Up 10% Of Founders In Y Combinator's Current Class

Can Facebook become a bigger force for social good?

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Facebook’s announcement today that it will let users update their status to indicate that they’re organ donors might not have been the type of life-saving news that people were expecting. But viewed as the possible start of something bigger, it gets a lot more interesting. Sure, lots of companies are involved...
Can Facebook become a bigger force for social good?

Spencer Reiss And Advisory Board Of Digital Gurus Join IGNITION 2013

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We're psyched to welcome wide-ranging tech writer and Wired contributing editor Spencer Reiss as Director of IGNITION, Business Insider's annual conference on the Future of Digital Media. Spencer will put together the program for this year's event, which takes place on November 11-13 at the Time Warner Center in New York....
Spencer Reiss And Advisory Board Of Digital Gurus Join IGNITION 2013

KatieCam Leans In: AllThingsD's Katie Boehret Talks to Sheryl Sandberg

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Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg covered a lot of ground in her appearance at D11, the eleventh D: All Things Digital conference happening this week in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif. But there’s only time for so much, so most of the discussion was about her book “Lean In” and Facebook’s post-IPO...
KatieCam Leans In: AllThingsD's Katie Boehret Talks to Sheryl Sandberg

Mark Zuckerberg's Sister Belts Out "Son Of A Preacher Man" While Scoble Dances And Eric Schmidt Leaves

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I didn't make it to two of the Davos parties I was supposed to go to last night, which meant that I only made it to six. I got to the last one at about 1:20am. It was in the piano bar of the Europa hotel, which is the...
Mark Zuckerberg's Sister Belts Out "Son Of A Preacher Man" While Scoble Dances And Eric Schmidt Leaves

SHERYL SANDBERG: 'The Most Important Document Ever To Come Out Of The Valley'

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Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's COO, is a big fan of a presentation published by Netflix. She loves it so much, she said it "may well be the most important document ever to come out of the Valley." The presentation was created by Netflix CEO Reed Hastings, and it was first published...
SHERYL SANDBERG: 'The Most Important Document Ever To Come Out Of The Valley'

SHERYL SANDBERG: The 'Stereotype Threat' Is The Biggest Reason Women Fail

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Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg is promoting her controversial book, Lean In, on 60 Minutes tonight. In a CBS preview, she defends her message that women should take more responsibility for their own success by saying, "I'm not blaming women" but "there's an awful lot we can do."  Her critics also say...
SHERYL SANDBERG: The 'Stereotype Threat' Is The Biggest Reason Women Fail

Facebook roundup: employees sell shares, anti-trust suit over Credits, Nasdaq compensation plan and more

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Facebook execs and board member sell some shares – With the end of an employee lockout this week, some top Facebook executives have sold portions of their shares. COO Sheryl Sandberg sold less than 2 percent of her shares for more than $7.4 million. Chief Accounting Officer David Spillane sold 256,000 shares, which...
Facebook roundup: employees sell shares, anti-trust suit over Credits, Nasdaq compensation plan and more

Where the F was F8?

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Last September, Mark Zuckerberg and former Saturday Night Live cast member Andy Samberg stood on a stage at Facebook’s F8 Web developer’s conference in San Francisco while an audience of hundreds hung on every word. The comedian perfectly impersonated Zuck, then strode offstage to the lyrics, “All I do...
Where the F was F8?

Facebook CEO Sheryl Sandberg Is Rap Genius's Newest Verified Rapper

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"She just gettin' warmed up," says the site. Sheryl Sandberg has leaned the m***a-f*** in to Rap Genius and is the site's newest verified rapper. The CEO of Facebook has already garnered a 2,500-plus rap IQ and is, according to Mahbod Moghadam of the site, "a boss, she truly...
Facebook CEO Sheryl Sandberg Is Rap Genius's Newest Verified Rapper

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg Sells Another $3.75 Million In Stock (FB)

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Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's COO, has sold a second batch of Facebook shares, Reuters reports. On Tuesday, she sold about 176,000 shares, worth about $3.75 million. Last week she sold about twice as many, worth an estimated $7.4 million. Facebook engineering VP Mike Schroepfer also sold $663,000 worth of shares this...
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg Sells Another $3.75 Million In Stock (FB)

Zuck And Sheryl Can Use Private Planes -- The Rest Of You Can Fly Commercial

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Facebook has approved the use of a private plane for CEO Mark Zuckerberg and COO Sheryl Sandberg. Zuckerberg can also use the private plane for personal purposes as part of the company's security plan for him. In those cases, they'll count it as part of his compensation. From the...
Zuck And Sheryl Can Use Private Planes -- The Rest Of You Can Fly Commercial

Is Facebook Poised to Revolutionize Health Care?

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Before we dismiss appearances by Mark Zuckerberg and Sheryl Sandberg on ABC News Tuesday as orchestrated, feel-good public relations events less than a month before Facebook holds its initial public offering, consider this:When Zuckerberg and Sandberg introduce and explain the new initiative, they could be revolutionizing health care. Zuckerberg...
Is Facebook Poised to Revolutionize Health Care?

The Quiet Man: Meet the Real Face of the Facebook IPO, CFO David Ebersman

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Ever heard of David Ebersman? You should and this week you will, given the less well known exec has been one of the prime movers behind what is expected to be the blockbuster offering of Web 2.0 — Facebook’s impending IPO. And while the social networking site’s movietastic Co-founder...
The Quiet Man: Meet the Real Face of the Facebook IPO, CFO David Ebersman
Sheryl Sandberg on Facebook's mobile focus, Google Glass, and being 'bossy'

Everwise Launches To Be The eHarmony For Finding The Right Career Mentor

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We all know by now that the right mentor can be a huge boon to your career. But actually finding the right Larry Summers to your Sheryl Sandberg can be awkward at best, and impossible at worst. A new startup launching today called Everwise is looking to help. The San...
Everwise Launches To Be The eHarmony For Finding The Right Career Mentor

Facebook COO: 'We're Public Now. So Can You Click On An Ad Or Two?' (FB)

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Sheryl Sandberg spoke at the "Class Day" of Harvard Business School yesterday. (Class day is the event that leads up to its commencement day.) We're trying to get a full transcript now, but David Whitford at CNNMoney has some notes from the speech. There are two great lines that stand...
Facebook COO: 'We're Public Now. So Can You Click On An Ad Or Two?' (FB)

Why Facebook is reining in commercial content as its IPO looms

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Facebook rolled out its first mobile ads today, a crucial step for the social network’s business as users increasingly connect with Facebook through their phones and tablets. In the run-up to the company’s IPO, this was an area investors were giving particular scrutiny. The challenge of mobile advertising, especially...
Why Facebook is reining in commercial content as its IPO looms

WSJ: Facebook Filing For IPO As Early As Wednesday

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The Wall Street Journal has just reported that Facebook may file for its long-awaited IPO as soon as this Wednesday, but notes that the “timing is still being discussed”, according to an anonymous source. The article says that Facebook is eyeing a valuation between $75 and $100 billion as it...
WSJ: Facebook Filing For IPO As Early As Wednesday

How To Score $800 Million In Fresh Capital For Your Startup Without Going Public -- Find Out At IGNITION Mobile

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About a year ago, Dave Goldberg, CEO of SurveyMonkey (and husband of Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg), decided that he wanted to raise some capital for his 13-year-old business ... without going public. Recently, he announced the details of a plan that would do just that. Attend IGNITION Mobile on March 21...
How To Score $800 Million In Fresh Capital For Your Startup Without Going Public -- Find Out At IGNITION Mobile
Facebook COO: Lots Of Our Users Hate Facebook Home, So We're Trying To Fix It (FB)
Facebook Insiders Will Soon Be Able To Dump 1 Billion Shares -- You Have Been Warned!

Marissa Mayer is killing telecommuting, and that's a good thing

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Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer has the courage to say it, point blank,without apology. And her honesty is going to help all of us. Telecommuting has been dead for a while Facebook has something called lock-down, where no one can go home. Kids come to Facebook if they want to see their parents. Really. Which...
Marissa Mayer is killing telecommuting, and that's a good thing

Marc Andreessen: We're in the 'opposite of a bubble'

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Some in Silicon Valley and Wall Street believe a tech bubble is still brewing, but venture capitalist Marc Andreessen says that couldn’t be further from the truth. When asked about tech IPOs and bubble chatter by PBS’ Charlie Rose at an IAB event during New York’s Advertising Week, he said,...
Marc Andreessen: We're in the 'opposite of a bubble'

Here's How Much Facebook's Top Executives Were Paid In 2011

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Facebook's S-1 contains the 2011 salaries and bonuses of its top executives. CEO and cofounder Mark Zuckerberg sits at the top with a salary of $483,333 and a bonus of $220,500 in 2011. He also received an additional $783,529 for personal costs including the use of chartered aircrafts for...
Here's How Much Facebook's Top Executives Were Paid In 2011

We Read Facebook’s S-1 Filing So You Don’t Have To

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Mr. Breyer. IT'S FINALLY HEEEEEEEEEEEEEREEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!! Here's what we learned: Voting rights: Mark Zuckerberg has 28.2 percent voting power, pre-IPO based on personal shares: 28.4 percent of class B shares. But that's not all. "As a result of voting agreements with certain stockholders, together with the shares he holds, Mark Zuckerberg,...
We Read Facebook’s S-1 Filing So You Don’t Have To
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