• Mark Zuckerberg just turned 34 years old. Here are 33 photos of Facebook's rise from a Harvard dorm room to world domination

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    Robert Galbraith/Reuters
    Facebook is a classic Silicon Valley success story: It's gone from an idea hatched in a Harvard dorm to one of the most powerful and influential companies in the world.
    Mark Zuckerberg, its CEO and founder, celebrated his 34th birthday on Monday - and, as CNBC calculates, he has made an average of $6 million for every day he's been alive so far.
    Indeed, these days, Facebook is worth around $536 billion, and more than 2.2 billion people use its social network monthly.
    Here's the story behind Facebook's insane rise from February 2004 through today.
    Spoiler alert: It...
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  • There's a $30 million glass mansion in Silicon Valley, located 15 minutes from Facebook's HQ - take a look inside

    3 monthes ago - By Chron

    Brent & Mary Gullixson
    In the mega-affluent suburb of Atherton, CA - about 15 minutes southwest from Facebook's Silicon Valley headquarters - sits a brand-new glass mansion for sale.
    The house at 96 Ridge View Drive has large glass windows that cover a good portion of its 16,000 square feet of space. It's currently on the market for $29,800,000. That's $23 million above Atherton's median home price range of about $7 million, according to Zillow.
    Designed by Stanley Saitowitz of Natoma Architects, the property features cutting-edge architectural and engineering design. The house's...
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