Facebook Phonebook – are my contact numbers on show?

Here we go again .. There is some confusion on Facebook about your contact numbers from your phone showing on your Facebook profile – this has popped up again since the arrival of the new application from Facebook called “Facebook Messenger”  where you can IM people from Facebook.  (Maybe because you have to Sync your contacts to use it?) There is a viral message appearing in our feeds that says … All the phone numbers in your phone are now published on Facebook.   This ability (contacts)  has been there since the “Facebook Phonebook” feature at least a year ago, maybe […]

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Trendy New Emoticons for Facebook Chat!

For those of you who use Windows Messenger (MSN) Yahoo or other instant messenger clients, you would be used to using the animated or exciting emoticons//smilies/little pictures that they provide. I feel they are fun and amusing to use when chatting with friends. Also sometimes you may want to just to reply with a dazzling smile or a cheeky wink. On Facebook chat you can’t do this – they are just plain and its boring. Or can you? Emoinstaller by Athena IT Ltd Emoinstaller is a new windows application that allows you to easily express your emotions through pictures using […]

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Facebook’s ‘new’ messaging system.

What it means in brief. Seamless Integration. 1. Seamless messaging  – integrated: Facebook chat, email, IM and SMS- “mix and match”, just one click to decide how you will send or reply to any format of message.  2. Conversation history – Not entirely a new idea but again, integrated. Keeping all of your conversation streams together. 3. Social inbox  – containing 3 boxes Messages (from your important contacts)   Other (from not so important contacts)  and Spam – (Thats for spam)  you can decide who fits where and filter it as you  like. It’s not email but it is email.  Says Mark Zuckerberg. […]

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