Sorry, Developers: Don’t Expect Facebook’s F8 Conference This Year

Facebook’s State of the Union address to its developers won’t be coming in 2012.
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Meet Billy, the Bison Mark Zuckerberg Shot and Hung On Sheryl Sandberg’s Wall

What’s worse than getting an unsolicited a poke on Facebook? Getting shot, killed, eaten and having your head mounted on a wall by its famous founder, that’s what!
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News Byte

The Facebook Timeline You Forgot About Is Launching

Facebook announced on its blog this morning that it will be rolling out Timeline — a new view of Facebook profiles that is meant to “tell the story of your life” by featuring old photos as well as new — to all users worldwide. The Timeline feature was one in a series of product announcements the social networking site made at its f8 developers conference in September; until now, it had only started rolling out in New Zealand.

Hey Facebook, Where’s That Timeline and Open Graph You Promised?

Two and a half months after Facebook promised that a huge revision of its self-expression and sharing tools were coming soon, users and developers are still waiting.
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Facebook’s Overhaul Gives MOG a Rocket Ride

A 4x leap for the music subscription service in a month. Now it has to keep those users, add more, and eventually get a few of them to pay.
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Washington Post Chairman — and Facebook Director — Don Graham Talks About Social Reader (Video)

I used to work for this man and, believe you me, you should listen to what he has to say about the future of news.
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Facebook’s Mobile Story Is Apparently a Story for Another Day

Another Facebook developer conference has come and gone without the social networking giant presenting a cohesive strategy for extending its dominance of the social Web onto mobile devices.
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Voices

Zuckerberg’s Law (Comic)

Here is the latest comic from our Joy of Tech friends at Geek Culture, Nitrozac and Snaggy. Joy of Tech appears three times a week in the Voices section of this site.
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Facebook Answers Some Questions About Its New Social Order

After outlining a host of changes coming to the world’s largest social network, Facebook’s Zuckerberg and some of his top lieutenants take questions from the media.
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Get Ready, Facebook Apps Will Ask for Your Permission Only Once

Welcome to the world of over-sharing. It’s called “real-time serendipity,” and it is sure to raise concerns from those seeking greater online privacy.
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Facebook’s f8 2011: This Is Your Life