Archive for August 28th, 2007

The Facebook economy

Great article from Business 2.0 Magazine that focuses on how developers are making money from Facebook applications.

“… some startups are positioning themselves as Facebook app factories. “Netscape browsed the Web, Yahoo organized it, Google searched it, and now Facebook has made it social,” says Seth Goldstein, co-founder of SocialMedia, a small shop in Mill Valley, Calif., that’s already turned out such Facebook hits as FoodFight (throw a virtual lobster at your buddy) and Happyhour (send that buddy a cocktail).”

Our president can beat up your president

Holy smokes… Vladimir Putin looks like he can kick some ass.  Former KGB major and currently the president of Russia.

Putin

Put an AK47 in his hand, give Arnold Schwarzenegger an M16, and we could have a sequel to Commando.