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Fake Report – User reporting policy violation in Facebook Apps

It is both good and bad that Facebook provides a way for users to report spammy FB apps. However, as a Facebook developer that does not intent to break the TOS, I find that all the reports that I received … Continue reading

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Stackoverflow does not like people providing info via external link….

Defintely Stackoverflow does not like people providing info via external link…. Today, I found that my reputation was cut down by 200 simply because a moderator (with just 500 reputation!) there edited “many” of my posts that get links to … Continue reading

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Confusing Locale Handling on Facebook Platform

I believe people using Facebook come from nearly every part of the world (as long as Internet connection available) and so I would expect I18N is not an issue in Facebook. However, I am wrong. Let’s take a look at … Continue reading

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Bug fixed – Test User profile pic updated can now be obtained via Graph API

Do you test your Facebook apps by using Facebook Test Users? For me, the answer is yes.  I cannot say it is perfect.. but with the recent enhancements released by Facebook on managing test users in the Facebook dev app, … Continue reading

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Facebook pushes code changes to production environment without considering the impact

From time to time, I see developers complaining whenever Facebook pushes a code change, new issues come out. Well, to be fair to Facebook, I can understand that it may be hard to the platform team to test all possible … Continue reading

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Metrics for Facebook’s Autobot

I believe every of Facebook developer, especially the spammers, would be more than happy to know the metrics for Facebook AutoBot that have been going crazy in banning apps that are fully complaint to Facebook’s TOS. Well, so far, what … Continue reading

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Facebook team speak up in the Developer Site, but not yet to the Forum!

For the last few days, the Facebook team is quite active in the Developer Site, for publishing blog articles to inform us about the latest changes on the platform.  More importantly, they respond to other developer’s comments too. As an … Continue reading

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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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