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Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg (born May 14, 1984) is an American computer programmer and Internet entrepreneur. He is best known as one of five co-founders of the social networking site Facebook. Zuckerberg is the chairman and chief executive of Facebook, Inc. Born and raised in New York state, he took up writing software programs as a hobby in middle school, beginning with BASIC, with help from his father and a tutor (who called him a "prodigy"). In high school, he excelled in classic literature and fencing while studying at Phillips Exeter Academy. He later attended Harvard University, majoring in computer science and psychology. In his sophomore year, he wrote a program called Facemash as a "fun" project, letting students on the college's network vote on other students' photo attractiveness. It was shut down within days, but would become a template for his writing Facebook, a program he launched from his dormitory room. With the help of friends, he took Facebook to other campuses nationwide and soon after moved to Palo Alto, California. By 2007, Zuckerberg was a billionaire at the age of 23. By 2010, Facebook had an estimated 500 million users worldwide. Zuckerberg has since been

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Mark Zuckerberg -- Use My Millions To Fight Ebola!

Mark Zuckerberg
Use My Millions To Fight Ebola!

Mark Zuckerberg is going all Bill Gates .... giving a massive amount of money to help fight the world's biggest health crisis ... Ebola.Zuckerberg and his wife Priscilla just donated $25M to… READ MORE >

WhatsApp Babe vs. Facebook Babe -- Who'd You Rather?

WhatsApp Babe vs. Facebook Babe
WHO'D YOU RATHER?

Here's the insanely rich WhatsApp co-founder Jan Koum posing with his gorgeous girlfriend in Spain earlier this week (left)... and the Facebook baller who purchased the app from him -- Mark… READ MORE >

- 237 days ago
Mark Zuckerberg -- Walking That Billionaire Walk

Mark Zuckerberg
Walking That Billionaire Walk

Mark Zuckerberg's ginormous wealth can be traced back to 2 facts: 1) He spends next to nothing on clothes ... and 2) He has major rich guy swag in his stride.Yeah. Facebook might have a little to… READ MORE >

- 396 days ago
Mark Zuckerberg -- Cut & Pasty

Mark Zuckerberg
Cut & Pasty

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- 657 days ago
Winklevoss Twins -- We Still Believe in Facebook

Winklevoss Twins
We Still Believe In Facebook

The Winklevoss twins may have sued Mark Zuckerberg, claiming he was a fraud and a thief ... but they believe in him enough to hold on to almost all the stock they have in the company, even though… READ MORE >

- 706 days ago
Mark Zuckerberg -- Alleged Stalker Claims Facebook Honcho Tried to Have Him Killed

Mark Zuckerberg
Alleged Stalker Claims FB CEO Attacked Him

Mark Zuckerberg's alleged stalker -- who had to leave the U.S. last year -- is now trying to turn the tables with a defamation lawsuit which claims Zuck tried to have him killed.As TMZ first… READ MORE >

- 777 days ago
Jesse Eisenberg -- Confused for Mark Zuckerberg on National TV

Jesse Eisenberg
Confused for Mark Zuckerberg on National TV

It's been almost two years since "The Social Network" came out, but Jesse Eisenberg is somehow still being mistaken for Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg ... even at the Olympics!During the… READ MORE >

- 800 days ago
Mark Zuckerberg TOPLESS Photo -- Privacy Malfunction?

Mark Zuckerberg
Topless Pic Privacy Malfunction?

A photo of a topless Mark Zuckerberg is burning up the Internet right now ... immediately fueling suspicions of a major Facebook privacy screw-up. It's unclear when or where the pic was taken ...… READ MORE >

- 802 days ago
Mark Zuckerberg Sued -- Accused Of Selling Off A Billion Before FB Disaster

Mark Zuckerberg Sued
Sold a Billion $$$ Before FB Disaster

A new lawsuit claims Mark Zuckerberg pulled a billion dollar fast one on Facebook investors.The class action lawsuit -- filed by disgruntled Facebook shareholders -- claims the 28-year-old CEO had… READ MORE >

- 869 days ago
Mark Zuckerberg -- When the Tip Just Isn't Enough

Mark Zuckerberg
When the Tip Just Isn't Enough

Mark Zuckerberg's billions keep shrinking -- poor guy -- but is that a good excuse to skate on a tip after a romantic dinner in Italy? Depends on who ya ask ... and if you're any good at… READ MORE >

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