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Old Sep 13, 2013, 07:08 AM   #26
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Its possible in the future that a new social site may replace with Facebook.
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Old Sep 13, 2013, 01:57 PM   #27
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No. Facebook's strategy = monitor what other social networks are doing to differentiate themselves, then copy it and integrate it. Either that or they acquire the company like they did w/ Instagram. Instagram copying Vine by integrating video recording is an example of FB's strategy at work.

They're basically a fast follower nobody can do anything about because they also happen to be the market leader.
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Old Sep 13, 2013, 07:52 PM   #28
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Slowly and painfully due to apathy most likely.

The other option is some revolutionary, yet popular (unlike G+ launch), alternative.

As someone who is just 24 and graduated in May '11, I found my Facebook use plummet after graduation. Same for my friends. We have less time to kill stalking each other, I suppose. I don't really even post any updates and the same can be said for many of my friends who could have been former FB addicts in college.

I would fully dump it if it weren't still a popular option to coordinate events among people - especially if visiting friends in another city or similar.
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Old Sep 13, 2013, 07:57 PM   #29
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Facebook only still exists cause of massive login and "like" integration from mobile games, blogs, and etc. But even that's starting to fade away.
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