In Lifting Violent-Video Ban, Facebook Seeks Its “Tahrir Square” Moment

The world’s largest social network wants to move more into the public sphere.
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Who Will Join Prem Watsa’s Private Equity BlackBerry Buyout?

Not Silver Lake …
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Toward a More Public Social Network: Facebook Rolls Out Embedded Posts

The battle for real-time rages on!
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With New Mobile App, Nextdoor Unveils Its Take on the Neighborhood Watch

Radios and neighborhood patrols are so last year.
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Content Gains Allow Demand Media to Beat Wall Street Expectations on Q1 Earnings and Revenue

Strong performance of media properties added to the results.
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Jerry Yang Is Back (And Investing More Than Ever)

Frankly — and I would know — the Internet pioneer also seems better than ever.
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Exclusive: SurveyMonkey Raises $800 Million in Debt and Equity for Tender Offer — Including New Investment From Google’s New Late-Stage Unit

Ruling out an IPO in the near future, it is one of the largest private equity raises for an Internet company.
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Mayer’s 10X Challenge: Yahoo’s Homepage, Mail and Search Traffic Show Significant Year-Over-Year Declines

The reality of traffic falloffs on key properties is a vexing issue.
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Should Mark Pincus Take Zynga Private?

Several options have been floated for what Zynga should do next already. But could it go private?
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Nextdoor, the Private Social Network, Hooks Up With the City of San Jose

As the major California city adopts a start-up social network’s communication-system tools, NextdDoor’s path to expansion widens.
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Yahoo Bored Meeting? Not This Time!