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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Bret Taylor’

Facebook Dislike Button ‘Came Up a Lot’, but Nixed from the Get-Go

The Facebook ‘Dislike’ button is a sort of social media unicorn for some users. It’s never existed, it’s never going to exist, yet there are still people out there clamoring for it. Not only that, but plenty of those users routinely fall into traps involving ‘dislike button’ hoaxes. It’s not as much of an issue as it was, oh let’s …

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Facebook Taps Mike Schroepfer to Fill Vacant CTO Position

Facebook has finally filled its vacant Chief Technology Officer position today, and the job is going to Mike Schroepfer. Schroepfer has served as VP of engineering at Facebook since August of 2008. Before that, he worked at Mozilla for three years where he also served as VP of engineering. “Mike Schroepfer’s new designation as Facebook’s CTO reflects the unique and …

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Facebook CTO Bret Taylor Leaving This Summer For Startup

Facebook CTO Bret Taylor has officially announced that he’s saying goodbye to the company this summer in order to start an unspecified company. Taylor joined Facebook as the head of platform in 2009, having previously helmed FriendFeed. Most recently, you may remember Taylor as the guy who unveiled Facebook’s iOS 6 integration at Apple’s WWDC earlier this week. Taylor also …

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