The biography of Mark Zuckerberg

Thanks to Facebook persons around the world can simply keep in touch with all their friends. Not extended ago, society just did not have such chance, but now everything has changed. Though, Facebook is not limited only to the message and acquaintances. There are many interest groups and fan pages that support to rally the people together. This is not with the fact Facebook is also a massive database of profiles, exceeding the most common dating sites and probabilities to find your second half are striking.

Mark Elliot Zuckerberg was born on May 14, 1984 and matured up in the suburbs of New York, Dobbs Ferry. He was the 2nd of four children and the only son in the refined family. Mark’s father, Edward Zuckerberg, is a dentist & mother, Karen Zuckerberg, is a therapist. His father kept a dental practice next to the private house. Mark & his three sisters, Arielle, Randi & Donna were raised in Dobbs Ferry, New York.

Mark got attracted in programming yet in basic school. The fact that the sphere is divided between programmers & users, Mark found out when he was just 10 years old and got his chief PC Quantex 486DX on the Intel 486.

From Mark Zuckerberg profile we found out he was trained Atari BASIC Programming by his father & when Mark was about just12, he used Atari BASIC to make a messenger, which he named “ZuckNet”. It made all the computers connected to each other & certified to transfer messages between the family and dental office. His father fixed the messenger on his computer in his dentist office and the receiver could notify him when a new patient reached. Mark also enjoyed developing games and message tools and as he said he was doing it just for amusing. His father, Edward Zuckerberg, even employed a computer tutor David Newman, who gave his son several private lessons.

Also being in high school, Mark wrote a preciously smart media player Synapse for MP3-playlists that sensibly studied the preferences of a user and was capable to generate playlists ‘guessing’, which tracks user needs to listen to right now. Microsoft and AOL got an unusual interest in the Synapse media player & wanted to buy it out. Though, the young talent rejected the offer of IT-giants and then respectfully rejected their invitation to collaborate. Just like that, Mark Zuckerberg refused from dozens, possibly even hundreds of thousands of dollars, and work in one of the best IT-corporations.

Quickly Mark Zuckerberg studied at the College of Phillips Exeter, a high-class preparatory school in New Hampshire. He presented good results there in science and literature, getting a degree in classics. He also showed a better talent in fencing and even became the school head of the fencing team. Yet Mark Zuckerberg stayed captivated by coding and wanted to work on the improvement of new software.

In year 2002, afterward graduating Phillips Exeter, Zuckerberg goes in Harvard University. By his second year at the Ivy League he had gained a status as a software developer on campus. It was then when he composed a program Course Match, which assisted students choose their subjects on the basis of lists of courses from further users.