Cashmore appears on PBS today to discuss Facebook’s response to the user backlash against its privacy settings. While he agrees that Facebook’s decision to simplify privacy settings was a good one, he thinks the company should have gone a step further and made its Instant Personalization feature opt-in instead of opt-out.
Marries Katie Annis, whom he met through his chiropractor. They have been dating since 2007. Congressman Vern Buchanan, signs their wedding license as a witness.
Vadim Lavrusik, Social Media Journalist, leaves the New York Times to join Mashable as Community Manager, responsible for “engaging readers on-site and off, creating programs and strategies for making outreach more effective, cultivating an environment for a strong community, identifying emerging social platforms to build a presence on, and of course, writing.”
Cashmore discusses the debate around open vs. closed web, and Facebook’s new Open Graph initiative and how it could hurt Google.
Mashable hosts a Headquarters Warming Partyat 92Y Tribeca, New York.
Mashable is released as a iPad App. The app was developed by Intridea.
Hirsi Ali speaks about their relationship for the first time in upmarket Dutch women’s magazine Libelle. Recently I have found new love – Niall Ferguson. He is a British historian and TV presenter. It is a complicated love affair. I am enormously in love with him. It is the best feeling in the world. I […]
Aubry confirms split and says he has nothing but love and respect for the actress, with whom he has a 2-year-old daughter. While I will not comment on all of the wild inaccuracies being speculated about in the media, I am sad to say that Halle and I have decided together to separate at this […]