New FB Timeline

Discussion in 'Apple, Inc and Tech Industry' started by Liquorpuki, Sep 23, 2011.

  1. Liquorpuki macrumors 68020


    Jun 18, 2009
    City of Angels
  2. maflynn Moderator


    Staff Member

    May 3, 2009
    The more I see what FB is doing the less I care for it. I'm nearing the time where I'll just cancel FB and move on to something else.
  3. Dr Kevorkian94 macrumors 68020

    Jun 9, 2009
    SI, NY
    Personally i was highly critical at first but now i like it a lot!
  4. roadbloc macrumors G3


    Aug 24, 2009
    Yo dawg. I heard you liked looking at newsfeeds. So I put a newsfeed in your newsfeed so you can look at a newsfeed while you look at a newsfeed.
  5. MBP13 macrumors 6502


    Mar 13, 2011
  6. Liquorpuki thread starter macrumors 68020


    Jun 18, 2009
    City of Angels
    The new homepage sucks, with the newfeed in the newsfeed stalker thing.

    I'm talking about the new profile though, with the timeline enabled. Makes the profile page look like a diary
  7. KingCrimson macrumors 65816

    Mar 12, 2011
    The idea of having your entire history presented for all to see is scary! This is why I barely use my FB page.
  8. iKennett macrumors 6502

    Nov 22, 2007
    I suspect there will be a some demand for Apple the implement the use of FB's timeline... but given previous suggestions it probably won't happen.

    Timeline integration would be rather neat I think:

    I could get a feed of what my friends are listening to on iTunes/iPod App, watching, buying from iTunes and app store. If my friend has just bought an app and I send them a quick message or ask them if it is any good next time I see them.
  9. genshi macrumors 6502a


    Jun 27, 2007
    Portland, Oregon
    Yep, if you are on Facebook, you already have your entire history presented for all to see. The Timeline feature just makes it easier and quicker for people to navigate while presenting it in a visually appealing way. Also, you can choose which posts you want featured in your Timeline or hide them altogether; better options than the way it currently is.

    I normally really hate Facebook, but for me it is a necessary evil; hate the way they constantly change little things for [seemingly] no reason, but I have to admit, I am really liking this Timeline feature. From a designer's point of view, it just looks really nice. If you have a developer's account, you can activate it now. Below is a screenshot from my own Facebook wall/timeline if you haven't seen what the layout looks like yet.

    I really think this may change the way people interact with Facebook in general and make it a much more enjoyable experience (hopefully!)

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  10. aziatiklover macrumors 68030


    Jul 12, 2011
    Location: and
    I like the new UI FB Timeline using it right now! Not bad!

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