Wednesday, August 16, 2017 | New York City @ 9:27 AM

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James Erik Abels is TMM's anchor. He's covered media and digital media for Forbes and the FT's mergermarket newswire.

Spotlight: A Facebook Media - Or Technology - Empire?

The social network of record may have to choose which it is

How do you see Facebook? As a media or technology company? Perhaps the better question to ask is how it sees itself. Its release of Places last week may give a clue about the answer, for now.

Also up: Opting out of "The Social Network?" Ironically, Facebook can't.

-james

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