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Facebook To Get a Whole Lot Flashier

If you thought Facebook's Beacon was annoying, wait until you see their new app — flash! Yes, it's possible that flash can be much more than glittery initials, shamrocks, and playboy bunny logos, but in the case of MySpace, flash was used and abused in the most tackiest way possible.

According to Valleywag, application developers will now be able to use Adobe's Flash in their work . . . I guess it's safe to say you'll soon be able to "pimp" your Facebook page — yikes!

animatedpunk animatedpunk 9 years
nooooooooooooooooooo. the reason i love facebook is because it's not as cluttered and annoying as myspace. =(
pink-elephant pink-elephant 9 years
luv-bug, I know exactly what you mean! I have to turn down an invite to one of these stupid apps almost every day! I like some of the apps, but others like "Which fairy princess are you?" or whatever are just useless junk that take forever to load and tries to spam me into inviting more people.
cottonpoots cottonpoots 9 years
I remember when glittery, shiny stuff used to be "in", but now they're just plain annoying. It irks me that Facebook would even go to this level.
luv_bug1211 luv_bug1211 9 years
I hate the fact that my beloved facebook is turning into another myspace. I hate getting at least 100 invitations for using various apps and i hate that you have to invite at least 20 people to be able to use the ones you might thing are interesting. Cant they just give us a button to click so we wouldnt get any of that if we didnt want it. You can keep your various apps that would tell me how many kids im having, or what my stripper name will be. Im happy not knowing that information.
lcterp lcterp 9 years
I like how facebook is clean, apparently not anymore.
kitkatkay_o8 kitkatkay_o8 9 years
noooo. i dont like this idea. those things breed viruses and spammers. =(
Meike Meike 9 years
On that note, I'm all for customizable design excluding the crap people put up who have no clue about css/html and design in general.
Meike Meike 9 years
Eww...another myspace disaster in the making.
FrannyA FrannyA 9 years
Ooh no...
omilawd omilawd 9 years
I joined Facebook because I thought I could get away from this tacky crap like those "Who will you marry?" apps and glitter "bling."
x_juicyfruit x_juicyfruit 9 years
I don't like this kinda stuff.
Merlin713 Merlin713 9 years
Yes, I agree. A big UGH to this crap.. I hate all the apps that get sent my way. So annoying!!
melizzle melizzle 9 years
Ugh... one of the reasons I loved Facebook cause it didn't have this junk!
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