'Silicon Valley is a little short-term focused and that bothers me,' says founder of social networking site.

This article titled “Mark Zuckerberg: if I set up Facebook now I wouldn't choose Silicon Valley” was written by Josh Halliday, for guardian.co.uk on Monday 31st October 2011 11.24 UTC

Mark Zuckerberg knows that this time next year Facebook will be a public company, or preparing itself for a blockbuster public offering.

In a rare interview this weekend, the 27-year-old founder of the social networking site spoke candidly about culture, commitment and clingers-on at Silicon Valley's hottest ticket.

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