The company may earn $5 billion. For investors, it's a chance to own one of the most successful companies of the last decade. For California, Facebook's home base, the IPO could mean an influx of new money.
John Moe joins us to talk about the future of Facebook, Barnes and Noble announcing it will no longer carry any Amazon published titles in their stores, and researchers at Sandia National Laboratories developing a laser-guided bullet.
The Sklar brothers, Randy and Jason, join us for their weekly look at the world of sports. This week's highlights include Blake Griffin's dunk heard around the world, the trials and tribulations of Tim Tebow, and the Super Bowl.
The Madeleine Brand Show, exclusively on 89.3 KPCC, 89.1 KUOR and 90.3 KVLA, captures the spirit of the West in a conversational, informal, witty style and examines the cultural issues people are buzzing about. Hosted by Madeleine Brand, and produced by Kristen Muller, Steve Proffitt and Sanden Totten, the show includes regular segments like Weird L.A. - highlighting a person, place or thing that you've never heard about, but probably should; Parenting on the Edge - a weekly discussion on the challenges and pitfalls of raising kids; as well as regular contributors like Luke Burbank, Rico Gagliano, Brendan Newnam and John Moe to help dissect culture, technology and business news.