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"I just can't wait for Facebook Premium!"
    
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Taking bets on how long before facebook requires a monthly fee or a one time payment of 50+ dollars.. Any takers?
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post #13 of 41
Quote:
Originally Posted by JoeUbi View Post
That would be sweet as hell if Facebook got integrated into Windows Vista.
Is not funny, vista has lots of useless stuff........... and now another one?
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post #14 of 41
I would say goodbye to Facebook....it's getting as bad as MySpace is. This sucks.
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post #15 of 41
Is it just me that gets just a little worried about all this?
I mean, what would Microsoft be buying? I mean - Facebook isn't a product or much of a service, yet it's going to cost $6 billion. And what do they get for their money?
A database full of information about it's users... about 66 million of them, which Microsoft can access...
How long will it be before I get Halo 4 flyers sent to my home address?
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post #16 of 41
They also take over the revenue facebook makes from ads and the sort. Plus if you check out the TOS from facebook, they could get alota data info from facebook that might be helpfull for sales and stuff like that.
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post #17 of 41
Quote:
Originally Posted by PiratesRule View Post
I would say goodbye to Facebook....it's getting as bad as MySpace is. This sucks.
Microsoft can't make Facebook any worse than it is now. When I joined, it was good. College only, just a few options, simple, clean. Now with all this crap that they put on it, I hardly check it anymore. Opening it up to high schoolers was a big mistake in my opinion. That and all this 3rd party junk.

Goodbye, Facebook.
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post #18 of 41
The Facebook CEO is 23 I believe and is currently being sued by the two guys that started ConnectU as he programmed for then while in college and they are accusing him of stealing code and want Facebook closed. It was on Slackdot a few days ago.
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post #19 of 41
Facebook doesn't have to be immature - this medium allowed me to hook up with friends that I haven't heard from in fifteen years, half a world away.
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post #20 of 41
Thats just great, cant wait till facebook turns into myspace. All the ads, videos, crappy background pictures, awful background music, pages so hard to read its staggering, comment pages that extend for miles in the 2 inches on the right hand side of the page... Oh yeah, who isnt looking forward to this??

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