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History of Facebook — Thefacebook, Thiel investment, and name change Zuckerberg wrote a program called "Facemash" in while attending Harvard University as a sophomore second-year student.
According to The Harvard Crimsonthe site was comparable to Hot or Not and used "photos compiled from the online facebooks of nine Houses, placing two next to each other at a time and asking users to choose the "hotter" person".
Zuckerberg faced expulsion and was charged by the administration with breach of security, violating copyrightsand violating individual privacy. Ultimately, the charges were dropped.
He uploaded all art images to a website, each of which was featured with a corresponding comments section, then shared the site with his classmates, and people started sharing notes.
I think it's kind of silly that it would take the University a couple of years to get around to it. I can do it better than they can, and I can do it in a week. They claimed that he was instead using their ideas to build a competing product. They later filed a lawsuit against Zuckerberg, subsequently settling in  for 1.
This website last appeared on April 8, ;  from April 10,to August 4,this domain gave a error. A high-school version of the site was launched in Septemberwhich Zuckerberg called the next logical step.
Public access, Microsoft alliance and rapid growth On September 26,Facebook was opened to everyone at least 13 years old with a valid email address. These started as group pages, but a new concept called company pages was planned.
Microsoft's purchase included rights to place international advertisements on the social networking site. The company announced million users in July and according to its data, half of the site's membership used Facebook daily, for an average of 34 minutes, while million users accessed the site by mobile.
A company representative called the milestone a "quiet revolution. The company had slightly surpassed eBay to become the third largest American web company after Google and Amazon.
IPO, lawsuits and one-billionth user Main article: Initial public offering of Facebook Facebook eventually filed for an initial public offering on February 1, The store was to be available on iPhonesAndroid devices, and mobile web users.
A "circuit breaker" trading curb was used in an attempt to slow down the stock price's decline. Site developments, A4AI and 10th anniversary On January 15,Facebook announced Facebook Graph Searchwhich provides users with a "precise answer", rather than a link to an answer by leveraging the data present on its site.
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