Good God save us from the craziness of the virtual activity coming over into real lives. Who would have thought that our attempts to make the virtual world adopt things from real life would actually turn around and in fact influence reality? I am being skeptic? I don’t mind it, but Farmville is trying exactly that – teaming with Green Giant to bring Farmville Cash to around 4,000 stores across the US. Bah! Humbug!
The social network, Facebook is filled with all sorts of people; the highly intelligent, intelligent, average Joes and the those with a primate mentality. There is a drama every now and then and the social networking addicts are almost always having something to share as their status updates. All good, but there are certain things you do on Facebook which are absolutely unnecessary and downright absurd.
It appears that Facebook is strengthening its bond with PayPal as the two extended support for the Facebook Credits to include all advertisers on the social network. With this support available any advertiser can utilize PayPal to make payments for ads on the social network. This would help Facebook move a step ahead on its plans to monetize its platform, more effectively.
Facebook has released a new version for its application [download link] for the iPod Touch, iPhone and the iPad. I don’t need to explain what the application will do, given that it’s all about the leading social network that close to 500 million people are actively a part of. With this, you will be able to use be hooked to the social network on the go, more importantly on your favorite Apple device.
The latest feature included in the application is the ability to let users view Facebook videos right within the application, which was previously missing. Has anyone of you used the application on your device? How’s the experience with it?