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Aired 6 months ago 19:43
Can Facebook Be Stopped? Limiting the Power of Social Media Platforms
In his new book, early Facebook investor Roger McNamee sounds the alarm about the platformâ€™s growing economic and political power and offers suggestions for stopping it.
Aired 10 months ago 73:50
Why "Zucked" author Roger McNamee turned against Facebook
Elevation Partners founding partner Roger McNamee talks with Recodeâ€™s Kara Swisher about his new book, Zucked: Waking Up to the Facebook Catastrophe. In this episode: Transitioning from tech optimist to critic; the 1990 crash and rebound; starting Silver Lake Partners; McNameeâ€™s health crisis and struggles with office politics; â€œthen Bono calls upâ€; meeting and mentoring the 22-year-old CEO of Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg; recruiting Sheryl Sandberg to be COO; the Beacon disaster and clashing with Sandberg; the suspicious early warning signs in 2016; speaking out against Facebook and the cost of becoming an activist; why McNamee wrote Zucked; trying to get around Googleâ€™s privacy invasions; the fundamental problems with Google and Facebookâ€™s business model; tech companies that never think about consequences; how the limits on what data can be collected keep changing; and how can regular people help fix these problems? Click here to vote for Kara Swisher in the Shorty Awards! You can vote once per day between now and Thursday, February 21.
Aired 8 months ago 45:49
Fast Money 04/22/19
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