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The Future of Development Is...Facebook?

Facebook is fast transforming from its roots as a social networking site for college students into a full-fledged development platform that has drawn Microsoft's interest. Certainly, there's keen and growing interest in extending the benefits of Facebook's community network model into the professional sphere.

Is your company's CEO beating down IT's door, asking for Facebook or something like it? Or do you think Facebook and platforms like it are a passing fad, as Steve Ballmer recently suggested? E-mail me at [email protected].

Posted by Michael Desmond on 10/03/2007 at 1:15 PM


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