Status Update: Mark Zuckerberg opens up about Facebook stock drop

Talking at the TechCrunch technology conference in San Francisco on Tuesday, Mark Zuckerberg, co-founder and CEO of Facebook, described the fall in Facebook stocks as ‘disappointing’.  At the time stocks were worth half their original price of $38 and there were fears that they would continue to fall. ‘Disappointing’ is all too apt a description for this …

No secrets in the smartphone era: Prince Harry teaches us all a lesson (again)

At the risk of sounding like a backward, technology-shy old fogey, I have to agree with social purists (people who value face-time over virtual pokes and pithy one-liners) that smartphones are turning us into a generation of untrained (and largely unpaid) paparazzi. You cannot trust anyone in this camera phone jungle, not even your friends, especially …