Loved the book, really loved the movie. But letting alone whether Mark Zuckerberg is really an asshole, or simply trying really hard to be one, as a character stated at the end of the film – it is a monster IPO. Really incredible, science fiction type numbers.
In one respect, it reminds me a little of the dot.com boom in the late 1990s when it was all about eyeballs, and damn the bottom line. Now Facebook is making a lot of money, and is hardly the empty shell that pets.com was. But the numbers do seem excessive when compared to revenue – especially when you see the little call-out to Apple in the infographic.