Twelve Years Later, Looking Back at How Facebook Began

This file photo taken on May 12, 2012 shows an illustration made with figurines set up in front of Facebook’s homepage. (Joel Saget/AFP/Getty Images)

This file photo taken on May 12, 2012 shows an illustration made with figurines set up in front of Facebook’s homepage. (Joel Saget/AFP/Getty Images)

Just over a decade ago, students at a smattering of elite colleges were debating the merits of a new website called thefacebook.com. It was all the rage at Harvard, naturally, where it had been launched by a sophomore who“literally” made it in a week. Continue reading

WATCH: Microsoft Imagines the Future of Football With HoloLens

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Super Bowl 50 is right around the corner, and your gorgeous HDTV is ready and waiting (If not, check out our guide). But what if the big game could extend beyond your big screen? With a Microsoft HoloLens headset, which allows you to see computer-generated objects as if they appeared in the real world, you could theoretically watch every play unfold on your coffee table like a video game brought to life — or extend your view of the stadium to the entire wall.

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