Peter Kafka

Recent Posts by Peter Kafka

Facebook Gets a New Friend in Washington

The bigger Facebook gets, the more time it’s going to spend in Washington. A new hire should help: The company has brought in Marne Levine, chief of staff of the National Economic Council, to take the newly created role of vice president of global public policy.


Latest Video

View all videos »

Search »

Another gadget you don’t really need. Will not work once you get it home. New model out in 4 weeks. Battery life is too short to be of any use.

— From the fact sheet for a fake product entitled Useless Plasticbox 1.2 (an actual empty plastic box) placed in L.A.-area Best Buy stores by an artist called Plastic Jesus