It’s been a rough week thus far for Facebook Co-Founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg, as Portfolio Chief Investment Officer Lee Munson called for new leadership at the social network, while posters depicting a beaten-up Zuckerberg started appearing around New York.
Yesterday, Facebook made a subtle switch to users’ contact information: swapping out whatever email address they had listed in favor of a Facebook email account. While reaction has been overwhelmingly negative, the company hasn’t exactly backed down, saying that these changes were announced in April.
Facebook has ruined birthdays. At least, that’s how tech blog Gizmodo feels. Gizmodo argued that Facebook has cheapened the meaning of birthdays, as everyone from close relatives to classmates you haven’t spoken with in years feels their birthday duties are fulfilled by just posting a message on your wall. How can you make a birthday special again?