We are the generation with more access to information and entertainment of history, we have more friends (virtual light) and possibilities for contact with them than ever and the possibilities that open before us entertainment are endless. Then what we get bored so easily, and above all, why everything bores us? Continue reading
Eight months after making a fuss to launch version “featherweight” of your home page, called Facebook Lite, the social network of Mark Zuckerberg quietly announced that it will no longer offer this option to their users.
“Thanks to everyone who tested the Facebook Lite, but it is no longer available for use. We learned a lot by testing a lighter version of our page, “says a wistful post on your fan page.
Some rumors suggest that among these lessons the Lite left was that simple page also eliminates a number of features that ensure the profitability of the site, while others point out that the newest versions of Facebook were significantly faster, making unnecessary Lite.
Mariners attempting to access the address lite.facebook.com will be redirected to the normal service page.
[Updated 16:30] During the conference F8 developers, held in San Francisco, Mark Zuckerberg said that Facebook Connect, a tool that allowed the social network to be displayed on third-party sites also becomes part of the past. Instead the app will be replaced by the Open Graph, which among other differences supports OAuth 2.0 protocols. [Via Mashable]
Last month, Facebook has enabled Groups for Schools, aimed at students and groups of students, which contained a great feature: file sharing among its members. According to the website Mashable the social network will enable this feature for all other groups later this week. She is currently being tested only a small portion groups. Continue reading
The page management Facebook is more practical. The social network has just released two new features: scheduling posts and greater control of user permissions. Before the change there were two possible permissions: administrator and user. Now there are five administrative positions, from the manager, who can do everything, even the information analyst, who can only view information.
The Facebook began testing a new Timeline format that is already affecting some Brazilian Internet. Instead of a layout with two columns of a similar width to the left is smaller and the right is larger. The user information appear in columns, instead of being a privileged space below the avatar and photographic header (call so). Continue reading
Mark Zuckerberg called the press to announce the new news feed Facebook. At an event held on Thursday (7), at the company headquarters, the CEO highlighted the main points of the new layout: feed based on multiple subjects and consistent design across desktops, smartphones and tablets. The purpose of the change is to provide a “personalized newspaper” for each user. Continue reading