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Originally Posted by Majin SSJ Eric View Post
My wife certainly hasn't gotten this message, she's addicted to Facebook. I swear she thinks the only reason to have internet is to get on Facebook....
My wife too, I only used it to keep in touch with my family across the country and share photos with them of my 3 week old daughter. I think its a great tool if you use it with maturity.
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I pretty much NEVER use it but I haven't gotten rid of my account. I don't like using it because I just don't think I have anything AMAZING to tell everyone or pictures I take. Plus it does start lots and lots of drama/jealousy it always seems to me.
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if I used Facebook I probably wouldn't have any time to actually do what I really want to do on my computer.
(heh, though I ussually have a window of OCN up at work...I guess it could be facebook instead, but i really could careless about what people put on their status.
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post #24 of 58
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My wife too, I only used it to keep in touch with my family across the country and share photos with them of my 3 week old daughter. I think its a great tool if you use it with maturity.
Exactly why facebook is so big right here, it's audience is practically everyone.

Personally I don't like it though, e.g. the idea of say my mother seeing the same posts as my friends about a drunkin night out. Where facebook goes wrong is it's too open. I don't know about you guys but I certainly have different conversations and different types of conversations with different groups of friends/family.
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Come on myspace, make a come back. Why does everyone hate myspace? They give you a free website.
Because the layout is unusable crap, for one.
    
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Because the layout is unusable crap, for one.
Not for bands. Myspace is far superior in that respect....
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Because the layout is unusable crap, for one.
I understand it perfectly, I don't understand facebook though. I suppose I am weird though because I still can't understand the iOS
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post #28 of 58
I use Facebook for getting in contact with old friends from 15 to 20 years ago, I think it is good for that, but I actually can not stand the thing and seems like it is sticking its nose in everywhere you go now on the internet.
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post #29 of 58
I think Facebook is great. I use it to keep in touch with people I wouldn't usually keep in touch with very much.
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Facebook is saying that it is probably due to seasonal fluctuations. lol.
There probably is some seasonal fluctuation. But they can't discount the oversaturation point, either. One would think that everyone who might ever be interested in Facebook has tried it by now...there are no new customers left here. This is a problem all large companies face eventually, which is why they have to release new products; to either a) sell more things to the existing customers, and/or b) entice new customers not interested in the original product.

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Not as many people go on the internet/facebook when they dont have school. They usually do stuff in the real world.
But they wouldn't shut down their account just because school is out. The numbers in the article reflect closed accounts, not temporarily inactive accounts,
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