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The dominant social networks cater too much to advertisers, says the man behind a Twitter-style network that users would pay for.
The British anthropologist’s pioneering research on human social behavior has shaped business theory, military planning, and social-network design.
The company’s 3,500 employees work in an environment that celebrates hacking and youthful exuberance.
The social network needs to make mobile apps pay. Ads that use phone sensors to understand a person’s surroundings could be the answer.
Facebook’s power over our social lives comes with great responsibility.
Legitimate companies are finding ways to boost the reach of posts on the social network—spammers may follow.
Laws haven’t kept up with the company’s ability to mine its users’ data.
The company’s social scientists are hunting for insights about human behavior. What they find could give Facebook new ways to cash in on our data—and remake our view of society.
For all its valuation, the social network is just another ad-supported site. Without an earth-changing idea, it will collapse and take down the Web.