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It's bad enough that people pay any attention to Forbes magazine's pathetic "my portfolio is bigger than your portfolio" list of rich people, but at least most of the people on the list have actual assets that can be measured in some objective fashion -- i.e., by stock-market value. But young Mark Zuckerberg, the co-founder…

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Not long after the interview with Mark Zuckerberg had wrapped up at South by Southwest, the Twitter messages started flowing, with people I know calling Sarah Lacy's interview with the Facebook founder "a train wreck" and "the worst interview I've ever seen." Soon there were blog posts about the debacle at CNET and at Wired,…

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Update: Glad I added all those sarcastic caveats to my description of Valleywag below -- it seems someone at Facebook played Owen Thomas like a fiddle, and the rumour about Zuckerberg cashing in isn't true. Owen's attempt to talk his way out of having been played is here. I still think it would be a…

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It's like deja vu all over again, as baseball legend Yogi Berra reportedly said. Just as the Facebook news feed pushed the bounds of what users felt was appropriate in terms of privacy, and caused a backlash that eventually led to a mea culpa (Latin for "I screwed up big-time") from CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook's…

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Kara Swisher writes about how a court rejected Mark Zuckerberg's recent attempt to squash some public documents that were submitted in the court case between the Facebook founder and the trio of Harvard types who claim he stole the idea (and some code) for the social-networking site from them -- a story that is detailed…

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