Facebook Timeline Movie Maker

Here’s my resulting movie → Cool concept, needs some technical/ux work though. Some quick quirks I noticed: Can’t change the loading background image. It now shows a photo of a friend of mine, instead of a photo of me Videos can’t be saved/embedded Loading of “saved” video is slow (most likely because they’re built on […]

Better Instagram-Facebook Integration

A thing I’ve been missing in Instagram — ever since I noticed that Path did it right — is that Instagram photos shared on Facebook were only an entry/story on your wall/timeline; The actual photo remained on Instagram and wasn’t actually uploaded to Facebook (*). Behold, today: Starting today, when you choose to share Instagram […]

Facebook flaw allows access to private photos

Looks like the newly appointed Facebook Chief Privacy Officers have some explaining to do: Users are able to report “inappropriate profile photos” on a user’s profile. By checking the box “nudity or pornography”, the user is granted an opportunity to help Facebook “take action by selecting additional photos to include with your report”. Facebook will […]

Gowalla ⇒ Facebook

Scott Raymond, co-founder and CTO of Gowalla confirms the rumors: It wasn’t an easy decision, but Facebook has always been a friend of the company, so joining their team is a natural move. I’m incredibly excited to work alongside folks that have already changed the world pretty profoundly, and who have an even bigger vision […]

On Gowalla, Facebook, Instagram, Path, and Storytelling

I was meaning to write a blogpost on Gowalla 4. About how I used it less than before. But also about that when I use it (which I still do from time to time), I use it in a more engaged way. In the blogpost on Path 2, I was going to state that “Path […]

Facebook’s Chief Privacy Officers

After having settled with the FTC over “charges that it deceived consumers by telling them they could keep their information on Facebook private, and then repeatedly allowing it to be shared and made public.”, Zuck’ announced two new roles at Facebook: Chief Privacy Officer, Policy and Chief Privacy Officer, Product The announcement is your rather […]