What Facebook's More Open Platform Means For You


Tonight’s announcement by Facebook was a huge milestone for the company. Developers have been calling for a more open platform and it looks like Facebook has finally decided to give it to them. Included in the updates is not only an open status API which I claimed would potentially kill Twitter, but also shared links which means we will soon see the rise of Facebook news aggregators.

Granted, we don’t have limitless access to shared links, but I think aggregation will really be the key thing resulting from these new features.

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