Monthly Archives: June 2011

Facebook is screening all text strings used on the platform

It seems to me that Facebook now “screens” all the text strings that are used on Facebook objects. I notice this after trying to create photo album for user via graph api with specific text strings. To create a photo … Continue reading

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Never Over-use and Mis-use Facebook Reporting Channels

Regarding to the recent common issue about unexpected delay of getting Facebook app approved after submitting to Facebook App Directory, someone finally has made a bug report in Bugzilla.  The bug report is here. It is good that we get … Continue reading

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VirtualBox 4.0.10 released

Today Oracle released VirtualBox 4.0.10, a maintenance release of VirtualBox 4.0 which improves stability and fixes regressions. See the Changelog at http://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Changelog for a complete list of all changes. You can download the binaries here: http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.0.10/

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Why Facebook flags your real developer profile as fake accounts

Have you ever experienced the following problem in registering your Facebook apps? You can no longer create apps because our systems indicated that your account may not be authentic. Facebook requires users to provide their real first and last names, … Continue reading

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A few words from Douglas Purdy (Director of Developer Relations) and Facebook staff on the recent Autobot Outbreak

Thanks Douglas for coming out to say a few words about the recent Facebook Autobot Outbreaks that affect huge numbers of Facebook apps and developers. The details can be seen in the group Facebook HACK: Berlin.  Extracting from it, the … Continue reading

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Numerous well-received FB Apps banned – Facebook Autobot Outbreaks?

I don’t think there is any need for me to explain to you what the Facebook auto-bot does as most of us should have been victims of it already. But I think today (probably in these 2 days) is really … Continue reading

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Facebook Developer Program – that is what you are looking for!?

This is what Apple says about his iOS Developer Program, iOS Developer Program The fastest path from code to customer I am looking forward to see Faecbook Developer Program, some slogans that I can think of include, Facebook Developer Program … Continue reading

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Facebook App Directory – No more Facebook Apps allowed / to be approved?

In the past, right after we get enough MAU, we can submit our Facebook apps to the App Directory so that other people can search for it. The approval process is pretty fast in the past. However, recently, it has … Continue reading

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