I was hesitant to write this story when the concept first came to my attention as I did not want to give people any ideas. I was hopeful that Facebook would make adjustments to this without anyone have to blow the whistle, but it’s been live for a little while now and there are no changes in sight.
The Facebook founder discusses the last 7 amazing years during which Facebook has grown to a multi-billion dollar juggernaut of a company. With the upcoming IPO expected early next year and with Google+ making a push into their territory, it’s important for Facebook’s enigmatic CEO to leave his comfort zone and hit the interview circuit.
Bebo, a hugely popular social networking website for the people in the UK, has partnered with several traditional media sources, including BBC and CBS.
It will be used primarily as a marketing platform for traditional broadcasters to help reconnect with Bebo’s 40 million users, specifically the so-called “lost TV generation” of 13 to 24-year-olds who make up the social networking site’s core audience. Their goal is to fill the void of how to deliver on-demand programming via internet and mobile devices.
Bebo has joined the flock of several (more…)