Facebook Going to Facebook

Mark Zuckerberg delivers the keynote address during Facebook's F8 developer conference in 2015. Photo credit: Ken Yeung/TheLetterTwo

In the Aaron Sorkin-created show “The West Wing”, there’s an episode in which fictional President Jed Bartlet (played by Martin Sheen) argues with his Chief-of-Staff Leo McGarry (the late-John Spencer) about stances on political issues — the latter wished Bartlet would be more aggressive about his positions. Ultimately they reach the conclusion that it’s time… Continue reading Facebook Going to Facebook

Facebook’s Likely Message to Developers at F8: Hear Us Out

Mark Zuckerberg delivers the keynote address during Facebook's F8 developer conference in 2015. Photo credit: Ken Yeung/TheLetterTwo

Facebook’s F8 developer conference is right around the corner (May 1-2) and while the past few years have been more celebratory and designed to further modernize the company’s ecosystem, the 2018 edition will likely be a bit subdued. Weighing on people’s mind is the latest controversy plaguing Facebook namely, how it uses our data. Whether… Continue reading Facebook’s Likely Message to Developers at F8: Hear Us Out

The Reset of Facebook

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg on stage at the company's F8 developer conference in 2014. Photo credit: Ken Yeung/TheLetterTwo

Facebook once had the mantra “Move Fast and Break Things” which encouraged the development of tools and services at breakneck speeds. While it was retired in 2014, for more than a decade, it was something that the technology company believed in and that philosophy has helped lead Facebook to the success it has had since… Continue reading The Reset of Facebook