Facebook announced a stonking third quarter result today, beating analysts' expectations with US$4.5 billion in revenue and a 14 percent increase in the number of monthly active users. But, much more importantly for the world's largest social network, Richie McCaw has finally signed up and got the blue tick after a bit of pressure from the socially savvy Dan 'Mince on Toast' Carter. And, just a couple of days in, he's already close to the 300,000 fan mark. If he keeps that up, he'll soon be getting thousands to post 'authentic' pictures of him in his Versatile house, wearing his Beats headphones and using his favourite teeth whitening brand.
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We've all seen those glitzy Forbes rich lists teeming with the world's millionaires and billionaires, but what about when it comes to regular people? How does your income stack up against the rest of the world? Global Rich List puts things in a bit of humbling perspective.