Facebook to see $2B


Facebook's on the Block. _Now this is an amazing statistic. I just wish we had invested. Facebook started two years ago with sophomores at Harvard, today, they are #7 in MediaMetrix, do 5.5 billion page views and are ahead of Amazon.com, Ask.com and Disney)._

bq. Facebook, the Web site where students around the world socialize and swap information, has put itself on the block, BusinessWeek Online has learned. The owners of the privately held company have turned down a $750 million offer and hope to fetch as much as $2 billion in a sale, senior industry executives familiar with the matter say.