March 2009 stock sales reportedly value Facebook at between $2 and $4 billion, down from $15 billion at the time of the Microsoft investment.

April 2009 Forbes story on how Facebook may have trouble earning enough ad revenue. Rupert Murdoch, the CEO of the world's largest media company - NewsCorp - and owner of MySpace was dismissive of Facebook in a May 7, 2009 interview: "We're not going for the Facebook model of getting hundreds and hundreds of million of people who don't bring any advertising with them at all," he said.

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