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#The Social Network

# the-social-network - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

The social election: A €100k Facebook splurge by FF & FG ... and Michael Healy-Rae wins Instagram
# Social Networking
# Social Networking

The social election: A €100k Facebook splurge by FF & FG ... and Michael Healy-Rae wins Instagram

Feb 5th 2020, 6:05 AM 22,083 Views 27 Comments

We take a closer look at the online battle for votes.

# the-social-network - Monday 10 July, 2017

Tottenham deny £1billion takeover from buyer backed by Facebook owner
# The Social Network
From The42
# The Social Network

Tottenham deny £1billion takeover from buyer backed by Facebook owner

Jul 10th 2017, 8:22 AM 7,440 Views 9 Comments

Spurs have issued a response to speculation that a man associated with Mark Zuckerberg is interested in owning the club.

# the-social-network - Friday 17 February, 2017

Mark Zuckerberg wants Facebook to be a 'global community'
# Like And Share
# Like And Share

Mark Zuckerberg wants Facebook to be a 'global community'

Feb 17th 2017, 8:30 AM 7,275 Views 50 Comments

In a wide-ranging post of nearly 6,000 words, Zuckerberg said Facebook can play a role in bringing people together.

# the-social-network - Thursday 27 August, 2015

ONE BILLION people logged into Facebook on the same day, this week
# Like Like Like Like Like Like Like Like Like
# Like Like Like Like Like Like Like Like Like

ONE BILLION people logged into Facebook on the same day, this week

Aug 27th 2015, 10:59 PM 18,056 Views 41 Comments

You win, Zuckerberg. You win.

# the-social-network - Wednesday 26 September, 2012

Remember MySpace? It's got a new face
# The Social Network
# The Social Network

Remember MySpace? It's got a new face

Sep 26th 2012, 8:30 PM 14,502 Views 21 Comments

The Justin Timberlake-owned site has a new look as it tries to pull itself out of the doldrums.

# the-social-network - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

Aaron Sorkin to adapt 'Steve Jobs' film
# Steve Jobs
From The Daily Edge
# Steve Jobs

Aaron Sorkin to adapt 'Steve Jobs' film

May 16th 2012, 12:40 PM 1,650 Views 7 Comments

The Oscar-winning writer is to write a screenplay for Sony based on the Steve Jobs biography by Walter Isaacson.

# the-social-network - Monday 2 April, 2012

TRAILER: West Wing creator returns with new TV drama
# Coming Soon
From The Daily Edge
# Coming Soon

TRAILER: West Wing creator returns with new TV drama

Apr 2nd 2012, 1:16 PM 4,277 Views 16 Comments

‘The Newsroom’, Aaron Sorkin’s new TV drama, hits screens in June. Here’s the trailer to whet your appetite.

# the-social-network - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

Video: Check out the trailer for the latest Spider-Man film
# Trailer Time
From The Daily Edge
# Trailer Time

Video: Check out the trailer for the latest Spider-Man film

Feb 7th 2012, 6:05 PM 2,777 Views 18 Comments

Does the latest Spider-Man incarnation look like it will live up to the comics?

# the-social-network - Wednesday 23 November, 2011

Aaron Sorkin 'strongly considering' writing Steve Jobs film
# Nerdgasm
# Nerdgasm

Aaron Sorkin 'strongly considering' writing Steve Jobs film

Nov 23rd 2011, 8:47 PM 2,198 Views 13 Comments

The screenwriter behind ‘The Social Network’ and ‘The West Wing’ has been asked to write the script for the film version of the Apple founder’s biography.

# the-social-network - Thursday 21 July, 2011

Winklevoss twins are 'a**holes', says former Harvard president
# A-Holes
From The Daily Edge
# A-Holes

Winklevoss twins are 'a**holes', says former Harvard president

Jul 21st 2011, 5:36 PM 714 Views 3 Comments

The famous Facebook twins obviously won no favour from Harvard president Larry Summers…

# the-social-network - Wednesday 13 July, 2011

An education: Manchester United players visit Harvard
# The Social Network
From The42
# The Social Network

An education: Manchester United players visit Harvard

Jul 13th 2011, 3:00 PM 243 Views 0 Comments

Alex Ferguson brought his touring squad to the world-famous campus – where they got baseball caps.

# the-social-network - Thursday 30 June, 2011

Justin Timberlake part of MySpace takeover
# FutureSex/MySpace
# FutureSex/MySpace

Justin Timberlake part of MySpace takeover

Jun 30th 2011, 11:20 AM 941 Views 4 Comments

The Social Network star is part of the takeover that is worth a small fraction of what the struggling website was sold for six years ago.

# the-social-network - Friday 24 June, 2011

Un-friended: Winklevoss twins begin ANOTHER Facebook lawsuit
# Facebook
# Facebook

Un-friended: Winklevoss twins begin ANOTHER Facebook lawsuit

Jun 24th 2011, 2:42 PM 1,947 Views 9 Comments

The brothers won’t appeal an earlier case, but are launching another one claiming Facebook withheld information.

# the-social-network - Thursday 23 June, 2011

Winklevoss twins give up 'Social Network' legal case
# Facebook
# Facebook

Winklevoss twins give up 'Social Network' legal case

Jun 23rd 2011, 2:13 PM 481 Views 3 Comments

Cameron and Tyler, the ‘Winklevii’, will not appeal an earlier court ruling which told them to make do with their original settlement.

# the-social-network - Wednesday 8 June, 2011

Like! Heineken Cup helps Leinster top Facebook table
# The Social Network
From The42
# The Social Network

Like! Heineken Cup helps Leinster top Facebook table

Jun 8th 2011, 1:17 PM 555 Views 0 Comments

The European Cup champions’ Facebook page jumped by almost 2,000 fans alone on the Heineken Cup weekend, according to data on website which tracks Irish Facebook traffic.

# the-social-network - Tuesday 12 April, 2011

Court dismisses Winklevoss twins' appeal over Facebook ownership
# Facebook
# Facebook

Court dismisses Winklevoss twins' appeal over Facebook ownership

Apr 12th 2011, 11:50 AM 1,066 Views 0 Comments

A US appeals court says Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss cannot back out of the 2008 settlement with Mark Zuckerberg.

# the-social-network - Thursday 24 February, 2011

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's life released as a comic book
# Facebook
From The Daily Edge
# Facebook

Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg's life released as a comic book

Feb 24th 2011, 4:06 PM 1,103 Views 2 Comments

TIME’s Person of the Year now comes in comic book form.

# the-social-network - Tuesday 11 January, 2011

'Social Network' settlement set for return to court
# Facebook
# Facebook

'Social Network' settlement set for return to court

Jan 11th 2011, 3:57 PM 613 Views 0 Comments

Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss and Divya Narendra say their $65m Facebook setlement was based on the wrong share value.

# the-social-network - Monday 18 October, 2010

Zuckerberg responds to The Social Network (video)
# The Social Network
From The Daily Edge
# The Social Network

Zuckerberg responds to The Social Network (video)

Oct 18th 2010, 8:36 PM 424 Views 0 Comments

His verdict? They got some stuff really right, and some stuff really wrong.

# the-social-network - Monday 27 September, 2010

Mark Zuckerberg gives $100 million to education in Newark
# Facebook
From The Daily Edge
# Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg gives $100 million to education in Newark

Sep 27th 2010, 2:16 PM 222 Views 0 Comments

… On the same day that an unflattering film about his life is released.