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WNYC News

Facebook's Zuckerberg to Raise Money for Gov. Christie

Thursday, January 24, 2013

After becoming friends with New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Priscilla Chan, will host a fundraiser next month for Christie.

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On The Media

The Facebook Show

Friday, October 26, 2012

An Austrian man who got Facebook to give him everything they had on him, a writer whose rapist friended her on Facebook, the value of a "Like."

Matters of Economy

Why So Many Aren't Friends of the Facebook IPO

Friday, May 25, 2012

James B. Stewart, business columnist at The New York Times, joins Jeff Spurgeon to talk about what went wrong with the Facebook stock launch and who bears the responsibility.

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WNYC News

Zuckerberg 'Married' Status Gets More Than 1M Likes

Monday, May 21, 2012

Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg has officially updated his relationship status to "married."

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The Takeaway

How Risky is Investing in Facebook?

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

On Friday, Facebook begins tapping into the public market and hits the Nasdaq Exchange in what will be one of the largest initial public offerings in history. Eric Jackson, founder and managing member of investment firm Ironfire Capital LLC discusses whether investing in the social networking giant is a financially savvy decision.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

The Facebook IPO Explained

Friday, May 11, 2012

Felix Salmon, finance blogger for Reuters, discusses the Facebook IPO: how it works, who gets to invest, and whether it's a good investment in the first place.

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WNYC News

Facebook Valued at Up to $95B in IPO Price Range

Thursday, May 03, 2012

Facebook, the company that turned the social Web into a cultural and business phenomenon, is worth as much as $95 billion, according to the price range for its upcoming initial public offering of stock.

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On The Media

The Facebook Show

Friday, February 03, 2012

An Austrian man who got Facebook to give him everything they had on him, a writer whose rapist friended her on Facebook, the value of a "Like."

Max Richter - Berlin by Overnight

Max Richter - Cascade NW by W

The Takeaway

Facebook's Game-Changing IPO

Wednesday, February 01, 2012

Facebook is scheduled to release its initial public offering sometime on Wednesday, and is rumored to be valued at $100 billion. If it turns out to be worth more than $100 billion, Facebook would be the fifteenth-largest IPO in world history, out-valuing Google's 2004 IPO by sixfold. This means big changes for the company itself, which could see many of its chief ideas people and programmers striking out on their own.

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New Jersey News

Newark Told to Produce Facebook Pledge Log

Monday, January 30, 2012

New Jersey's largest city must produce a list of documents related to a $100 million pledge to its public schools from Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, a judge ruled Friday.

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It's A Free Country ®

In Newark, Zuckerberg School Money Sparks First Fallout

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

The real job here is for [Mayor Corey] Booker to be a Geronimo and convince people that he's not just going to apply what Zuckerberg wants him to do; that he's out there, he's listening to parents, that he wants to get their feedback and doesn't want to plow through reforms already thought out in his head or Christie's head.

Barbara Martinez, The Wall Street Journal, reporter covering public education, on The Brian Lehrer Show

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WNYC News

Facebook Founder Gives $100 Million to Newark Schools

Thursday, September 23, 2010

On the same day that a movie based on the life of Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg opens in theaters, he will announce a gift of $100 million to Newark schools. Zuckerberg and Newark Mayor Corey Booker are expected to announce the donation during Friday's Oprah Winfrey Show.

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