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For Bravo Start-Ups Show, Crash Test Dummies

There’s one particular scene in the movie “The Social Network” that was slightly made up. It’s about halfway through the film, when the character of Mark Zuckerberg and his clan of nerdy programmer roommates sit down to build Facebook. The challenge for the movie’s directors: how do you make a […]
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NBC Mistook Jesse Eisenberg For Mark Zuckerberg During Olympics Coverage

[credit provider=”NBC”] Add it to the list of things NBC could have done better during their Olympics coverage.During Sunday’s coverage of the USA vs. Spain gold medal basketball game, NBC cameras found actor Jesse Eisenberg sitting in the audience and commentators quickly made note of his presence.
NBC Mistook Jesse Eisenberg For Mark Zuckerberg During Olympics Coverage
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Meet The Faceless Star Of The Facebook Movie

It’s widely thought that one actor played both Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss in David Fincher’s The Social Network. Although Armie Hammer provides the face and voice of both characters, there was indeed another actor who played one half of the Winklevoss twins.
Meet The Faceless Star Of The Facebook Movie
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Sean Parker On The Social Network

Founding Facebook President (and Napster co-founder, and venture capitalist and unwilling movie character) Sean Parker is at DLD, and had a great two-man panel with Brazilian Author Paolo Coelho. (Via TheNextWeb)
Sean Parker On The Social Network
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Check Out These Business Leaders And Their Uncanny Actor Look-Alikes

Judging by the success of this year’s Oscar-front runner, “The Social Network,” it probably won’t be long before Hollywood pounces on the next blockbuster film based on a real-life cultural icon, whose influence and contributions to society capture the spirit of the past decade.
Check Out These Business Leaders And Their Uncanny Actor Look-Alikes
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Mark Zuckerberg, Moving Fast And Breaking Things

A year ago we interview Facebook CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg about the early days of the company, dealing with its user base, managing operations, etc. We have decided to republish the interview here, along with a  never before published transcript below. While Facebook has grown even more since we […]
Mark Zuckerberg, Moving Fast And Breaking Things
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Hey Zuck: Hollywood Just Hacked Your Profile

You know those Facebook phishing hacks — the ones where someone gets control of your account and sends phony messages to your friends? “I’m stuck in London! Send money quick!”I kept thinking of that phenomenon as I watched The Social Network this weekend. Because what filmmakers Aaron Sorkin and David […]
Hey Zuck: Hollywood Just Hacked Your Profile
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An Entrepreneur’s Take On The Social Network

[credit provider=”methodshop.com via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/methodshop/4721980267/”] I saw Social Media last Friday night, and enjoyed it thoroughly. When it was over I was surprised. “What? Two hours already?”Here are 10 (mental) notes I took as I watched:
An Entrepreneur’s Take On The Social Network
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Mark Zuckerberg On “The Social Network”: It (Basically) Doesn’t Matter

[credit provider=”Jason McELweenie via Flickr” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/deneyterrio/2323729121/”] Mark Zuckerberg spoke briefly with Mashable’s Ben Parr about “The Social Network.”Zuckerberg saw the good in the film. He thinks it could inspire people to start their own companies. He also says he gets “lots of messages” from people saying they’re interested in becoming […]
Mark Zuckerberg On “The Social Network”: It (Basically) Doesn’t Matter
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Mark Zuckerberg’s True Sins Aren’t In The Social Network

[credit provider=”Carlo Nicora” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/fchouse/2929411771/sizes/o/”] The hit movie about Facebook’s founding, The Social Network, is an act of cold-blooded revenge meant to make Mark Zuckerberg look bad.The movie is based on a book that was sourced to an ineffective cofounder Facebook Mark Zuckerberg booted from the company.
Mark Zuckerberg’s True Sins Aren’t In The Social Network
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The 10 Most Glaring Lies In “The Social Network”

David Fincher and Aaron Sorkin’s new film about the founding of Facebook, The Social Network, is an entertaining movie that anybody who cares about power, business, and the human need to matter should go see right now.It’s also fiction.
The 10 Most Glaring Lies In “The Social Network”
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Is The Facebook Movie Real?

[credit provider=”FirstShowing” url=”http://www.firstshowing.net/2010/06/18/david-finchers-the-social-network-official-poster-unveiled/”] David Fincher’s The Social Network, coming out October 1, is supposed to be the true story of Facebook’s founding.But how closely does it stick to the facts?
Is The Facebook Movie Real?
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“The Social Network” Parodies We Would Watch

Ever since its official release over a month ago, the trailer for “The Social Network” (aka The Facebook Movie) has provided a format for viral video creators to make fun of everything on the Internet.
“The Social Network” Parodies We Would Watch