We believe it’s Zuckerberg’s profile because the name, Zberg02, matches Mark’s old instant messenger handle, the coder’s location, Dobbs Ferry, is Mark’s home town, and because the profile lists Mark’s high school and college, Exeter and Harvard, under “formal education.”
Under programming experience, Mark listed Pragmatix, Exeter IT, and Synapse AI – the proto-Pandora Mark built with his best friend Adam D’Angelo (who, after two stints at Facebook, currenty runs uber-hot startup Quora).
Amidst all this controversy over the founding of Facebook – who’s idea was it? who funded it? – we can’t help but note that this 2002 RentACoder.com profile reminds us that “profiles” are a pretty old idea on the Internet.
We pasted a screenshot below.
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