The yin and yang of Facebook's horror story played out last week. More scandals and evidence of Facebook's callous behavior on the one hand. A dominant financial performance suggesting most users simply don't care on the other.
With its earnings report and stock price gains behind it, expect another bad-news-cycle this week for Facebook. That's because of the release of a new book, as we noted briefly last week, by Silicon Valley insider Roger McNamee, Zucked: Waking up to the Facebook Catastrophe. McNamee already has penned a version of his thesis on the cover of Time. Last week, two informative and highly favorable reviews of the book appeared.