The tech giant received harsh media criticism for his extravagant June 1st wedding in an old redwood grove. In a new, 9,500 word attempt at crisis management, Parker incites the trolls as he attempts to explain a fairytale wedding gone very, very wrong.
Ambient reality, data overload, social business, and creating ethical standards amid a quickly burgeoning socia-media landscape are some of the themes dominating conversations this year at tech conferences like SXSW. Here's a quick crib sheet.
They were doing just fine before, but the biggest of Facebook's minority owners are about to be catapulted into a far more elite bracket. As we ponder what they'll do with with new millions (or an estimated $3.4 billion, in Sean Parker's case), here's a look at what got them where they are today.
Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson is in a mixing room in Lower Manhattan—but instead of hawking headphones like he's scheduled to do, the Jamaica, Queens-bred rapper is hinting about investing in Spotify and all sorts of other Silicon Valley startups. Looks like G-Unit's getting a VC division.
White men are constantly failing in business, and then pick back up and start again. To get others involved in the economy, we need to teach them it's okay to be like a clown and not get it right every time.