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Happy Birthday: Facebook turns nine years old today

By Shawn Knight
Feb 4, 2013
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  1. It was on this day nine years ago that Facebook first went online. The social network, created by Mark Zuckerberg and four friends - Dustin Moskovitz, Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum and Chris Hughes – during their time at Harvard University...

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  2. VitalyT

    VitalyT TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 1,676   +511

    Yeah, happy birthday, Facebook! I got one question though: How come you ain't dead yet?
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    A place where people go to scratch their worthless bollox and splash their mediocre views upon the world is a dark place indeed...
    davislane1 and learninmypc like this.
  3. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TechSpot Paladin Posts: 5,825   +1,436

    Long Live Facebook!!!

    Just don't expect me to come to your reunions, I can live without you.
  4. Skidmarksdeluxe

    Skidmarksdeluxe TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 2,977   +730

    So old already? I've had an account for years now but very seldom use it or even look at for that matter, in fact if I sign in now I'll probably find my mug shot has faded or even grown a Santa Claus beard.
  5. learninmypc

    learninmypc TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 5,189   +230

    Nine years old & still acts it.:D
  6. H3llion

    H3llion TechSpot Paladin Posts: 962   +98

    How is this any different from any other social network or a message board I honestly don't know.
  7. learninmypc

    learninmypc TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 5,189   +230

    Very true. I've been in a couple computer forums where one could easily think it was a medical forum. :eek:
  8. VitalyT

    VitalyT TechSpot Evangelist Posts: 1,676   +511

    Ok, to answer all of your questions, here's a short video from one my favorite TV series, The West Wing:



    I hope this sums it up nicely :)
    Julio Franco likes this.
  9. TS-56336

    TS-56336 TechSpot Booster Posts: 571   +98

    Nine years and still going strong as an abomination for the youth. :p
  10. ypsylon

    ypsylon Newcomer, in training Posts: 44   +6

    Nuke FB HQ and Twitter too. Just sick and tired of people spreading BS across both networks instead just talk normally. Analog is not always worse than digital. Bloody anti-social networking.


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