Follow Slashdot blog updates by subscribing to our blog RSS feed


Forgot your password?
Facebook Programming Social Networks The Internet

TIME Names Mark Zuckerberg Person of Year 317

Posted by CmdrTaco
from the remember-when-it-was-you dept.
theodp writes "Sorry, Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates — there's a new geek kid in town. TIME magazine has selected Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg as its Person of the Year. Why? 'For connecting more than half a billion people and mapping the social relations among them; for creating a new system of exchanging information; and for changing how we all live our lives,' reasoned TIME At age 26, Zuckerberg is TIME's second-youngest selection, bested only by Charles Lindbergh. So what does Zuckerberg do for an encore — Academy Award, maybe?"
This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

TIME Names Mark Zuckerberg Person of Year

Comments Filter:

"Free markets select for winning solutions." -- Eric S. Raymond