Zuckerberg (English name: Mark Zuckerberg) was born on May 14, 1984 and grew up in New York, USA. As the son of a dentist and psychologist, Zuckerberg was well educated from an early age and was a computer prodigy since childhood. When he was 10 years old, he got his first computer, and he spent a lot of time on it. In high school, he designed an MP3 player for the school.
After that, many industry companies are thrown to him the olive branch, including Weiruan company. However, Zuckerberg refused to work for $950,000 a year and chose to go to Harvard University. At Harvard, he majored in psychology and he was still obsessed with computers. In Harvard’s second year, he invaded a database of the school and used the photos of the students on his own website for the classmates to assess their attractiveness.
Shortly after the hacking incident, Zuckerberg worked with the two roommates for a week to write a website program and set up a website for Harvard students to provide a platform for mutual contact, named the Facebook . The Facebook was launched in February 2004, sweeping across the Harvard campus. At the end of 2004, Face book had more than one million registered, and Zuckerberg simply dropped out of Harvard to run a full-time website.
Facebook is the largest social networking site in the US, and Microsoft’s $240 million wins a 1.6% stake in Facebook.
In 2011, a total of 413 people were included in the Forbes list, 10 more than last year. Facebook CEO Zuckerberg, whose assets soared by 238%, soared to 52 with a $13.5 billion asset. In 2010, Forbes named him the youngest billionaire in the world with a net worth of $4 billion.
From zero to tens of billions of Facebook
Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook originated from Harvard University and is currently the vane of social networking and web 2.0. The site is currently ranked 8th in the world, and Microsoft has just announced an investment of $240 million to develop its advertising business. The valuation is over $15 billion. The launch of the Facebook open platform is to make the Internet industry think that it is the most likely company to compete with Google. Facebook was created in February 2004. Such rapid growth and achievements in just over six years have become a miracle in the development of the Internet today.
Mark Zuckerberg, 23, is said to have earned more than $3 billion because of the creation of the community site Facebook. Recently, the young CEO who, like Microsoft CEO Bill Gates, who had dropped out of Harvard for entrepreneurship, interviewed Lesley Stahl, a female CBS senior TV news reporter, talked about himself and talked about being considered the second Google. His website.
Facebook has more than 400 million registered users in 2010, and the number of online users has exceeded 100 million. And for the first time in 2009, it has been operating normally, that is, no need to rely on venture capital to invest, he has been able to maintain his own advertising revenue through the website. s expenses. And at this time, the stock in the private stock transaction shows that the network company’s market value has been 15 billion US dollars. Zuckerberg made it clear that he will definitely go public, but now he is not eager to go public. In 2010, Forbes announced the asset rankings, Zuckerberg became the youngest candidate for $4 billion.
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