Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 25th Jun 2012 22:38 UTC
Internet & Networking "If you are on Facebook but have never taken a particular shine to Facebook's e-mail capability, Facebook is intent on changing your mind. As of Friday, the company seems to have quietly given or replaced the display e-mail addresses of all of its users with an address, routing any e-mail communiques you would have received back to its own Messages inboxes." Scummy doesn't even begin to describe this.
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by HappyGod on Tue 26th Jun 2012 00:49 UTC
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I thought nobody was ever going to beat Apple's secret Safari installs via their update utility.

But we have a new champion! Take a bow Facebook.

Facebook, if you're reading this; These tactics DON'T WORK. All they do is piss off your customers.

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RE: Wow
by Morgan on Tue 26th Jun 2012 02:25 in reply to "Wow"
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All they do is piss off your customers.

No they don't. I thought everyone knew by now that Facebook's actual customers are the advertising partners, who are probably loving this.

The users aren't customers, they are the product being sold to the advertisers.

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by libray on Tue 26th Jun 2012 02:37 in reply to "RE: Wow"
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Amen brother!

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by earksiinni on Tue 26th Jun 2012 04:46 in reply to "RE: Wow"
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Precisely. I made the same point about Kindles a while ago:

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