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Anyone ditching Facebook over Timeline?

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by Connemara, Feb 6, 2012.

  1. Connemara

    Connemara [URL='http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jST2Sv63WQ']

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    Really not a fan of this. I don't want to go back to freaking 2005 and edit stupid college posts that I made. Considering de-activating and going to Google+, or just hangin' out on Twitter.

    I'm not sure though.
     


  2. in stitches

    in stitches Kung Joo Moderator

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    I'm not ditching, but I fucking hate timeline.
     


  3. hobo style

    hobo style Well-Known Member

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  4. Dakota rube

    Dakota rube Senior member

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    Are deleted posts, pictures, etc from the way-back machine visible again? Or are the skeletons in my closet safely secured?
     


  5. MrG

    MrG Senior member

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    +1

    I'm hanging around for the time being, but it has been the first update that's made me seriously consider leaving.

    Donkey paws.
     
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  6. Thomas

    Thomas Senior member

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    eh, I don't think I've posted anything cringe-worthy on FB but I guess I'll know shortly.
     


  7. Neo_Version 7

    Neo_Version 7 Senior member

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    Conne, what is your TWITTER?
     


  8. Joffrey

    Joffrey Senior member

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    Switched early to timeline like a month ago. After I did so, I considered deactivating but I knew (as I always do), I'd get used to it. It's pretty crappy looking on pc/laptop screen but I think it works for smartphones (at least my Iphone). I think I check my profile less these days though.
     


  9. Connemara

    Connemara [URL='http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jST2Sv63WQ']

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    I'm going to give deactivating a shot. Prepping myself for the withdrawal.
     


  10. imageWIS

    imageWIS Senior member

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    I recall reading that you can switch back to the old look. I never liked Timeline, which is why I never switched to it.
     


  11. Connemara

    Connemara [URL='http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6jST2Sv63WQ']

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    Timeline becomes mandatory for all users in a matter of days.
     


  12. imageWIS

    imageWIS Senior member

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    They've been saying that for a while...
     


  13. Kajak

    Kajak Senior member

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    I don't mind it. Don't really care. I deactivated facebook for a few weeks over Christmas and didn't mind not having it.
     


  14. ter1413

    ter1413 Senior member

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    Fukk FB!
     


  15. Newflyer

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    I was creeped out by how easy it is to go back to the beginning so I deleted my account (requires you to go through some menus to delete and then not attempt to login for like 2 weeks) and then made another account. I had been meaning to cull my friend list anyway and this way I get a new friend list and fresh start without the ugliness of high school posts haunting me.
     


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