This thing called social networking has been around for a while now, hasn’t it. I guess it started with that whole Friendster thing and maybe even before that with Asian Avenue to some extent. But it’s only been recently that I’ve joined a social network, namely, Facebook.
I’ve found Facebook very interesting for learning about people: what they do, what they’re interested in, the connections that you have, the places you’ve been, among other things. It can be very useful. However, there are some wrenches in that people throw into the system that effectively render the system completely useless. Continue reading