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Facebook Steps Toward the New Messaging System – do you care?

Quoting from the latest article in the Facebook Dev Blog, In November 2010 Facebook introduced a new messaging product which unified conversations sent via chat, e-mail and regular Facebook messages. Today we are beginning the transition of our old mailbox … Continue reading

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How Facebook handles breaking changes

From time to time, Facebook will enhance its platform and sometimes, breaking changes will be introduced. It was announced earlier by Facebook that they are using a 90 day breaking change policy where moving forward, all changes that could cause … Continue reading

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Facebook is going to removing non-OAuth endpoints for canvas app and page tab

1st October 2011 past already….. and hopefully, the OAuth 2.0 and SSL migration item should have been handled by Facebook developers already (at least for their most important apps). To move a step further, Facebook announced today that they are … Continue reading

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You still have time to complete the OAuth 2.0 and SSL migration for your Facebook Apps

According to Cat Lee (Program Manager, Developer Relations Facebook), Based on the numbers of apps still working to migrate smoothly to OAuth2 and HTTPS, we will not take any action this weekend. We will post a blog post on Monday … Continue reading

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Don’t expect Facebook to revise the Developer Roadmap or postpone the “1Oct deadline”

Just visit the Facebook Developer Roadmap and notice that the format of the roadmap is changed.  Instead of presenting the roadmap as a list of unrelated items or grouped them according to their functional areas, Facebook now presents the roadmap … Continue reading

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Plan your move according to Facebook Developer Roadmap

While the new JavaScript SDK that supports OAuth 2.0 has been released recently, I think some of you may be busy with migration. On the other hand, while support for OAuth 2.0 opt-in, I think many of you may be … Continue reading

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SSL certificate migration for Facebook Apps

As a reminder, according to the Facebook Developer Roadmap, All Canvas apps must process signed_request (fb_sig will be removed) and obtain an SSL certificate (unless you are in Sandbox mode). This will ensure that users browsing Facebook over HTTPS will … Continue reading

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Breaking change: Graph API PROFILE_ID/feed and PROFILE_ID/posts requires access_token

As a reminder, the Breaking change “Graph API PROFILE_ID/feed and PROFILE_ID/posts requires access_token” is already effective. Sometimes, when Facebook publish a change or roadmap item, it may not be easy to understand.  As many Facebook are developing Facebook apps on … Continue reading

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