Latest Randi Zuckerberg Stories

2014-04-08 23:25:32

Author, entrepreneur and former Facebook executive to discuss the multifaceted complications of our socially transparent world at Vocus’ annual marketing and PR conference Beltsville, MD (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 Vocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: VOCS), a leading provider of cloud-based marketing and public relations software, today announced that Randi Zuckerberg, founder and CEO of Zuckerberg Media and editor-in-chief of Dot Complicated, will headline Demand Success 2014, its annual marketing and PR...

2014-03-28 16:22:45

March 21, 2014 Segment of "The Today Show" Features EmpowHER: "Appy Friday: Apps & Websites to Use This Weekend" SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Randi Zuckerberg, the founder and CEO of Zuckerberg Media, plus Editor-In-Chief of the online community Dot Complicated, along with "The Today Show" co-anchors Al Roker and Natalie Morales featured EmpowHER.com in a segment discussing free apps and websites that help people get (and stay) healthy. (Photo:...

2014-02-25 08:43:11

Families encouraged to take a break from technology March 7-8, 2014 NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of the fifth annual National Day of Unplugging (NDU) from sundown Friday, March 7 to sundown, Saturday, March 8, the nonprofit Reboot is asking individuals and families to reconnect with each other by putting down their smartphones, tablets and computers for 24 hours. Everywhere you look - playgrounds, dinner tables, sidewalks and cafes- people are glued to...

2014-02-05 12:27:31

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Jim Henson Company, a leader in family entertainment for over fifty years, has optioned the rights to author Randi Zuckerberg's debut picture book, Dot. The book was recently published by Harper Collins, and is illustrated by Joe Berger. The announcement was made today by Halle Stanford, EVP, Children's Entertainment, The Jim Henson Company and Randi Zuckerberg, CEO and Founder of Zuckerberg Media. The company plans to...

Randi Zuckerberg Pens Book About Childhood Tech Obsession
2013-10-19 05:44:22

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Ordinarily, a children’s book about a little girl who learns the importance of not wasting too much time on the Internet would not garner headlines, but when said book is written by a sibling of the founder of one of the largest social networks in the world, it does tend to get people’s attention. Such is the case with Dot, a picture book written by Randi Zuckerberg – the older sister of Facebook co-creator, chairman and...

Zuckerberg's Sister Gets Angry Over Facebook Privacy Settings
2012-12-26 15:04:26

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A family member of Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg is complaining about the gigantic social network's privacy problems. Randi, Zuckerberg's sister, is far from happy about how a private Facebook photo was able to go public, breaching the privacy settings. Tuesday night, Randi Zuckerberg, Mark's older sister, posted a photo of a family gathering to Facebook, showing her sisters using Facebook's new "Poke" app on their...

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  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
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