If you haven’t heard, Facebook has updated everyone’s email to their Facebook email – because obviously when someone is emailing me they really want to contact me on Facebook. Silly me for overlooking this. Good thing Facebook is around to make me feel empowered about my user experience and updating this information for me.
Sarcasm aside, I went through lifehacker’s instructions earlier this morning, but then noticed something odd on my page later that day – “Charity changed her Read more [...]
I read today that Facebook is encouraging organ donations. I think this is a great effort and more people should be organ donors. Ultimately I want this campaign to be successful (and it looks like it is) , but I do have a few concerns:
This feature is kind of hidden away. In fact, I didn't realize the amount of "Timeline Life Events" I could indicate until I started writing this. This speaks to a larger problem Facebook has with rolling out new site changes without really communicating Read more [...]
Are you as annoyed as I am about the sidebar on Facebook? In addition to not being a user of Facebook Chat, it confuses me that I get to see people online because then it makes me feel like I’m supposed to use FB Chat. So, I hid it. Here’s how (until they do their next interface change tomorrow or something…): Click on the '”Gearwork” (I think?) symbol and there’s a “Hide Sidebar” option. Fair warning: some friends have expressed that this might Read more [...]
The other day my friend Ian and I were having a facebook wall conversation and it wasn't until he commented on my message on his wall that I realized you could comment on that as well (hey...there's some things I don't pay attention to :)).
As my friend Bobby just did the same thing earlier (commenting on my wall post), I write this post being all kinds of divided. Is this the end of the wall-to-wall? It makes sense because then the conversation follows on your profile where it began Read more [...]
Stories I've come across (mostly through awesome facebook friends I have) that I've liked:
Gavin Newsom Uses Facebook, Twitter to Announce His Run for Governor [laist]
A politician I like using social media for announcements? Heck yeah!
Dear Perez: Miss California Gave The Right Answer For The Moment [huffingtonpost]
I stand by people having their own opinion, even if I don't agree with it and hope that equality prevails over upbringing, but Perez (did I mention how I hate Perez Hilton?) Read more [...]