Happy birthday, Facebook! I’ve been an user and fan since its 2004 founding year. It was also the year I entered UC Berkeley as a freshman. Now that I think of it, part of my college experience has basically been defined by Facebook. I was talking about this to my friend the other day, and we can’t really imagine what college would be like without Facebook. It’s been a total of 5 years and as you can see in retrospect, a lot of changes have been made. When I joined, there were about 15 or so college networks. Now they have more than 150 million active users. Amazing.
I wonder which stealth company around now will be the next big thing 10 years from now. Gotta start scanning that craigslist
I’m not sure if anyone else is noticing, but Yahoo’s homepage videos are consistently copying Digg’s videos, except one week late. I do think that Yahoo’s AJAX video loading style is pretty nifty, but they need technology that can break videos first.For example, here is one screenshot of what I just saw: