Feb 4, 2013

Facebook's Graph: Not just for stalkers

The latest contribution to open source information-seeking

Mark Zuckerberg's new baby is the talk of the town. The Internet is tripping over itself to talk about this amazing new way of searching Facebook and what it will mean for everyone. As with everything Facebook, there are always a few voices in the wilderness crying foul against privacy (or just calling it creepy), but most users won't change their settings, dumping a host of personal information into the public domain. Could it change social media? Quite possibly. In time, we may hear “Graph” join the lexicon of Internet verbs like “Google” and “tweet.” It will most certainly have an impact on how we find out about people, but not necessarily what.

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