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Originally Posted by quakermaas View Post
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.
When there's money to be made a company will exploit explore all possibilities, even if it means stepping all over your so-called privacy.

There's so many uses for Facebook by and for big corporations/government it's mind boggling. It's not a privately traded $100 billion company for nothing.

Facebook needs to tread softly.
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post #32 of 58
o no looks like share prices might fall ah. o no mark might lose 5% of his net worth o someone give the guy some change be4 apple will come out with another iclone of sometime like facebook lol
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post #33 of 58
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Originally Posted by Lampen View Post
Facebook for me is just a fancy names and address book for me now. Haven't been on it in months.
Sense Facebook integration is like candy. I used to edit everyone's contact information. Today people edit their contact information and even take their contact pictures for me.
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post #34 of 58
It's a good tool to keep in contact with people and such.
But you know a social networking website is overrated when you receive a friend request from your mom/dad
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post #35 of 58
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Originally Posted by Licht View Post
Sense Facebook integration is like candy. I used to edit everyone's contact information. Today people edit their contact information and even take their contact pictures for me.
Yeah, makes setting up my phone take a few minutes rather than an hour.


Also, really handy keep in touch with random people. It could do without the random apps and garbage, but I think it'll be around for a long time.


I know a number of my friends deleted their accounts in a passionate rage or to prove something, then they recreated their account a month or so later.
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Well, I wouldn't shout the sky is falling (that is, that it's over for Facebook) or anything, as much as I don't care about it) because it has a downward trend over one month, even if it was six million users. Who knows what happened, but if it continues, then we'll see.

Who knows where Facebook will be five years from now. Alot of it's popularity now comes from it being trendy, and when that passes (and it will, I remember when MySpace was so huge and Facebook was just the upstart that couldn't match it), then it'll pass. That won't mean it'll bust, necessarily, but it's not too big to have a fall.
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I'm waiting for Googles social network anyhow.
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I'm waiting for Googles social network anyhow.
lol

"John Doe just searched for Japanese tentacle porn."

    
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lol

"John Doe just searched for Japanese tentacle porn."



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Just like everything else out there, just use in moderation and what not. I love it for the fact I can see what my old army pals are up to. It's been hard to keep track of them guys for the last 10 years. I added some local friends as well, but ended up muting/ignoring them, I care not for strange looking baby photos and non stop youtube links
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