I can’t help but think that Facebook’s perpetual evolution to improve “user experience” is disingenuous. Their new option to automatically sync all mobile photos to Facebook is a Pandora’s Box, and I kind of hate it.
Facebook has always been an evolving creature. Based on the comments I read each time there is a change, I think that Mr. Z’s team just does whatever they like. Call me a conspiracy theorist, but I’m quite sure there is a reason to the madness, most probably lining somebody’s wallet. Or at least that’s [...]
Facebook filtering is becoming a necessary evil these days. Friends, family, co-workers, acquaintances and random people have increasing interest in expanding their networks, and a one-update-fits-all strategy doesn’t fit with the reality of such a diverse audience. As an affirmation that I am getting older, my nephew recently asked me to filter him from seeing my photos. [...]
I started using Facebook with the hope to connect with people I can’t talk to regularly. It’s my version of being social without having to meet anyone. I quickly found that Facebook was a great tool for weirdos to find me, save my photos and to pretend my photo was watching them as they play World of [...]