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|1921:|| Facebook Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering|
|Facebook Marketing||May 18, 2012|
|1922:|| Facebook App Center Launched|
All developers should create an app detail page. The page is required for being listed in the App Center, and it will also become the new destination when non-users search for your app on Facebook.
|Facebook Marketing||May 10, 2012|
|1923:|| Facebook Backers Announce $10 Million Fund For Start-ups|
"Online social networking phenomenon Facebook Inc said on Monday its backers have created an unusual $10 million fund to dole out grants to start-ups with ideas for innovative Facebook applications."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Sept 18, 2007|
|1924:|| Facebook Beacon Notifications Changed Due To Privacy Fears|
"Confronted with mounting privacy protests, Facebook.com has scaled back a Web monitoring feature that notifies one's friends when the Facebook user visits affiliated Web sites, the company said on Thursday."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Nov 30, 2007|
|1925:|| Facebook Became the Most Popular Site On Christmas|
"People say that Facebook vs. Google will be the web's biggest battle of coming years - but it looks like Facebook has already won the battle for Christmas."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Dec 29, 2009|
|1926:|| Facebook Begins Testing Local Deals, Competing with Groupon|
Facebook announced this evening it is ready to begin testing its new local deals offering--the social-networking giant's effort to cash in on the feverish interest in social buying. [br][br]First revealed in March, Facebook Deals offers members local deals they can buy and share them with their friends on the network. The test will launch tomorrow in Austin, Atlanta, Dallas, San Diego, and San Francisco, but may be expanded to include other cities, the Palo Alto, Calif.-based company said in statement today.
|Facebook Marketing||Apr 26, 2011|
|1927:|| Facebook Being Used To Trace And Serve Legal Documents|
"Usually this is done by way of personal service or the mailing of the judgement to the defendant's home. However, service can be difficult where the defendant is not easily located."
|Foo||Dec 16, 2008|
|1928:|| Facebook Chat Being Rolled Out|
"This week marks the launch of Facebook Chat"
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Apr 7, 2008|
|1929:|| Facebook Close To Ad Deal With Microsoft or Google|
"Facebook Inc. is close to choosing between Google Inc. and Microsoft Corp. to sell ads for the social networking service outside the U.S., according to people familiar with the matter."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Oct 24, 2007|
|1930:|| Facebook Coalition To Google, Don't Be Evil, Focus On The User|
When engaged, this "Don't be evil" bookmarklet did indeed do one simple thing: It turned back the hands of time, and made Google work the way it did before the integration of Google+ earlier this month.
|Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||Jan 24, 2012|
|1931:|| Facebook Connect Goes Live|
"Facebook Connect allows users to harness their Facebook credentials and data on participating external websites, then bring those experiences back to the Facebook community,"
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Dec 5, 2008|
|1932:|| Facebook Connect|
"We are going to see the big social networks start to decentralize into a series of social applications across the Web," Mr. Zuckerberg said. "I think we are at the beginning of a movement and the beginning of an industry."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||July 24, 2008|
|1933:|| Facebook Cookies Tracking Your Moves Causing Anger|
Facebook's cookies appear to be gathering more information about your web surfing than many would like. After much discussion, Facebook is moving to change the cookie status.
|Facebook Marketing||Sept 27, 2011|
|1934:|| Facebook Developers Get API For Status, Notes, Links, and Video|
"Your application will have access to any status, notes, or links from the active user or their friends that are currently visible to the active user."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Feb 7, 2009|
|1935:|| Facebook Disables Scrabulous in US and Canada|
"Scrabulous is disabled for U.S. and Canadian users until further notice."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||July 29, 2008|
|1936:|| Facebook Disconnects Google Friends Connect|
"Facebook cites violation of its terms of service as grounds for blocking Google's Friend Connect from accessing social network's members' data."
|Google Finance, Govt, Policy and Business Issues||May 17, 2008|
|1937:|| Facebook Explains About Failed Twitter Takeover|
"Facebook remains on the lookout for acquisitions after its failed attempt to buy microblogging site Twitter,"
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Mar 2, 2009|
|1938:|| Facebook Files Clickjacking Lawsuit|
Facebook and US state of Washington have filed lawsuits against marketing firm Adscend Media over alleged clickjacking and spam practices, as the social networking giant finally gets tough with scammers operating on the site.
|Facebook Marketing||Jan 27, 2012|
|1939:|| Facebook Files Its IPO|
Facebook, the vast online social network, took its first step toward becoming a publicly traded company on Wednesday as it filed to sell shares on the stock market.
|Facebook Marketing||Feb 2, 2012|
|1940:|| Facebook Files Lawsuits Over Spam|
"According to our complaints, the defendants, among other things, represented that in order to qualify for certain fake or deceptive offers, people had to spam their friends, sign up for automatic mobile phone subscription services, or provide other information."
|Facebook Marketing||Oct 21, 2010|
|1941:|| Facebook Financials Revealed in Leak |
Facebook earned $US355 million in net income in the first nine months of 2010 on revenue of $US1.2 billion, according to documents that Goldman Sachs is providing to clients.
Goldman began hand-delivering copies of the 101-page private placement memorandum for the Facebook offering to its wealthy customers a little after lunchtime Thursday in New York, according to a person who received a copy.
The Goldman customer said he received a separate six-page financial statement containing information on the social networking firm.
The document provides some of the most detailed financial information to come to light about Facebook, which Goldman recently valued at $US50 billion in a separate, $US450 million funding.
|Facebook Marketing||Jan 7, 2011|
|1942:|| Facebook For WordPress Plugin Allows Cross Posting From Blog To Facebook Timeline|
The plugin was built by Facebook engineers in collaboration with open source partners, and makes it simple for anyone to make their WordPress site more social; no coding required. The plugin will also work on mobile and support internationalization.
|WordPress||June 14, 2012|
|1943:|| Facebook Founder Accused of Stealing The Idea|
"Mark Zuckerberg, the 23-year-old founder of Facebook, will today be accused of stealing the idea for his enormously popular social networking site from a rival website."
|Webmaster General||July 25, 2007|
|1944:|| Facebook Gets Awarded $711 million in Spam Lawsuit|
"Facebook said the order should serve as a strong deterrent against spammers."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Oct 30, 2009|
|1945:|| Facebook Gets Into The Jobs Space With Social Jobs App|
Today, the Social Jobs Partnership (SJP) is launching our Facebook app, a new tool that will make it easier for people on Facebook to find and share employment opportunities.
|Facebook Marketing||Nov 15, 2012|
|1946:|| Facebook Gives More Control Over Groups, Downloads, and New Dashboard|
"The biggest problem in social networking is helping you easily interact with your friends and share information in lots of different contexts."
|Facebook Marketing||Oct 7, 2010|
|1947:|| Facebook Gives Users New Tools to Control Their Information|
"Facebook will be rolling out easy-to-use tools to empower people to personalize control over their informationóbased on what the content is, why they are sharing it, when, and the audience they seek to reach."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||Dec 9, 2009|
|1948:|| Facebook IPO: Morgan Stanley Subpoenaed In Facebook Overcharging Case|
Massachusetts' top securities regulator has subpoenaed Morgan Stanley related to allegations that it gave some clients negative information about Facebook before last week's initial public offering.[br][br]In a statement Tuesday, Secretary of the Commonwealth William Galvin said his office is investigating whether Morgan Stanley selectively divulged to some clients that its analyst had cut his revenue estimate for Facebook.
|Facebook Marketing||May 23, 2012|
|1949:|| Facebook IPO: Price Range at $28 to $35, Valuing it at $86 Billion|
At the midpoint of the range, the social networking company is on track to raise $10.6 billion, in an debut that could value the company at $86 billion.
|Facebook Marketing||May 4, 2012|
|1950:|| Facebook Instructed To Stop Indefinitely Holding Users' Advertising Data|
The social network has also been told to improve users' control over social adverts, and simplify its explanations of its privacy policies which must also be made more prominent for new users, following a detailed report by the commissioner.
|Facebook Marketing||Dec 22, 2011|
|1951:|| Facebook Is Now The Second Largest Video Site in the U.S.|
"Google Sites, driven primarily by video viewing at YouTube, ranked as the top online video content property in July with 157 million unique viewers, followed by Facebook with 53 million,..."
|Web Video Creation and Optimization||Aug 17, 2012|
|1952:|| Facebook Launches "Facebook for Business" Guide|
Facebook on Tuesday debuted a step-by-step online guide aimed at helping small businesses use the social networking site. The company is billing the new webpage, found at Facebook.com/business, as an "online education center" that gives directions on such things as how to set up a profile page, create targeted ads and deals, and interact with customer feedback online....
|Facebook Marketing||July 27, 2011|
|1953:|| Facebook Launches 'Facebook Questions' (Beta)|
"Facebook Questions is available to a limited number of people right now..."
|Community Building and User Generated Content||July 29, 2010|
|1954:|| Facebook Launches Apps For Timeline|
Once you've added an app, you can begin updating your timeline with your activities as they happen.
|Facebook Marketing||Jan 19, 2012|
|1955:|| Facebook Launches Group Chat, A New Chat Design and Video Calling|
At a conference in Facebook's HQ in Palo Alto Mark Zuckerberg talked about the "something awesome" launch today.[br][br]He talked about Group Chat and a new chat design, along with Video Calling in a hook-up with Skype.[br][br]Group Chat and a simplified chat design is rolling out today, along with video calling.
|Facebook Marketing||July 6, 2011|
|1956:|| Facebook Launches New Like Button Updates For Developers|
"...we're officially launching three new updates for the Like button..."
|Facebook Marketing||Sept 10, 2010|
|1957:|| Facebook Launches Seamless Messaging|
"We'll be launching Messages and email addresses gradually and making it available to everyone over the next few months."
|Facebook Marketing||Nov 15, 2010|
|1958:|| Facebook Launches Smart Friends Lists|
You'll see smart lists that create themselves and stay up-to-date based on profile info your friends have in common with you--like your work, school, family and city.
|Facebook Marketing||Sept 14, 2011|
|1959:|| Facebook Launches Snapchat Competitor "Poke"|
Facebook announced an app called "Poke" that lets people send photos, videos, pokes, or text Facebook messages to their friends that expire after a few seconds.
|Facebook Marketing||Dec 22, 2012|
|1960:|| Facebook Launches Timeline|
With timeline, now you have a home for all the great stories you've already shared. They don't just vanish as you add new stuff.
|Facebook Marketing||Sept 23, 2011|