Entries in Napster (2)


Sean Parker | Facebook

image credit: jdlasica/FlickrSean Parker was born on December 3, 1979. Parker co-founded Napster in 1999 with Shawn Fanning. In November 2002 he co-founded Plaxo, an online address book and social networking service that integrated with Microsoft Outlook. He co-founded the advocacy and fundraising application Causes within Facebook in 2007. Parker was also President of Facebook. He joined the venture capital fund Founders Fund in 2007 as Managing Partner.






Shawn Fanning | Napster

image credit: Joi/FlickrShawn Fanning was born on November 22, 1980 in  Brockton, Massachusetts. He attended Northeastern University. Fanning developed the peer-to-peer file sharing platform Napster. In 2006 Fanning founded Rupture a social networking site for gamers.