Facebook Makes @Facebook.com Email Address Default

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012
 
You may not have noticed it on your Facebook profile, but the social networking site provides its users with a @facebook.com email address. Messages sent to this address is directed to your Facebook Message Inbox, but not everyone is using this feature. Now, Facebook has made these email addresses default in your profile, while your third-party email addresses becomes hidden regardless of previously selected priv
 

Facebook Timeline Now Mandatory to All Users

Tuesday, January 24th, 2012
 
Facebook has announced that all of its users will be using its new Timeline profile layout whether or not they like it “over the next few weeks.” The Timeline archives all activities and contents of user in one page. Users who have not converted to Timeline will be warned by Facebook that their profiles would be converted in seven days, giving them time to find a perfect “cover photo” and e
 

Facebook Acquires Gowalla

Monday, December 5th, 2011
 
It has recently been reported by CNN that the popular social networking site Facebook has just recently acquired Gowalla. This company runs a location-based sharing service similar to the functions offered by more popular and direct competitor Foursquare. The deal has not yet been confirmed by Facebook and so, the money paid for the acquisition has remained undisclosed. Gowalla started as a location-based service