"He invented privacy as a feature."
Adam Rifkin stashed this in Privacy does not exist.
I've been thinking about Facebook today, probably because of their Gowalla acquisition.
Or maybe it's because Vinod Khosla said, "People under 35 are the people who make change happen. People over 45 basically die in terms of new ideas.”
In any case, knee-deep into Mark Zuckerberg's Greatest Fear is Lack of Innovation is this wonderful line from Sheryl Sandberg:
Sandberg says Facebook's ace-in-the-hole on this one is Zuckerberg himself, whom she describes as a "visionary" in privacy. To paraphrase: "He invented privacy as a feature."
I. LOVE. THAT.
For more, watch What Facebook's Management Is Constantly Thinking About while I hum a Steve Miller Band tune...