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Facebook's 2012 Highs And Lows

2012 brought big ups and downs for Facebook, and for the companies that have bet some of their business on it.
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In September, Facebook announced its new Facebook Gifts feature. Through Facebook, users can now purchase gifts offered by participating retailers and alert recipients on Facebook of the coming swag. (Insert sound of crickets chirping here.)

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Cara Latham
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Cara Latham,
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1/2/2013 | 2:26:16 PM
re: Facebook's 2012 Highs And Lows
Usually, when Facebook announces new privacy features, it means the users have to perform a another action to ensure their information and profiles continue to be protected. In this recent change, though, I do believe Facebook made it easier for users to understand how to make better choices about their settings based on what they are comfortable in sharing.
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