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Wacko Wednesday: What’s your wacko facebook.com/username page?

Wacko Wednesday: What’s your wacko facebook.com/username page?

Last Saturday, Facebook enabled custom profile URLs -also known as “vanity urls”- for user profiles (pages with over 1000 fans). Most people will have just chosen the firstname.lastname option as suggested by Facebook, but if you click “More”, you’ll see a field with the text “Enter desired username”.

Upside Down Facebook Day: Conclusion, numbers and pictures!

Upside Down Facebook Day: Conclusion, numbers and pictures!

This is the last post about our Upside Down Facebook Day, I swear! :) Some numbers:
853 confirmed guests (445 maybes)
1311 visits to the text rotating tool.
+200 rotated profile pictures
3 out of 5 reface.me visitors who completed our poll were planning to participate

Upside Down Facebook Day: Interim Status Report #2

Upside Down Facebook Day: Interim Status Report #2

Upside Down Facebook Day has officially ended in one half of the world, while the Americas and Canada still have a few hours left to go. At the time of writing, we counted more than 200 rotated profile pictures in our +800 guest list, and the flip text tool already had over 1200 visits today, which means at least just as much upside down status updates.

Upside Down Facebook Day: Interim Status Report

Upside Down Facebook Day: Interim Status Report

While many Facebook users in the U.S. and Canada are still crawling out of their beds, hundreds of people around the world have already started to “celebrate” this first edition of Upside Down Facebook Day. Impressive! The flipped Facebook status updates are extremely popular, but…

¡ʎɐp ʞooqǝɔɐɟ uʍop ǝpısdn s,ʇı

¡ʎɐp ʞooqǝɔɐɟ uʍop ǝpısdn s,ʇı

After a month of anticipation, the moment has finally arrived: June 9th 2009, also known as… Upside Down Facebook Day! Today, about 1,000 Facebook users -and we assume this includes you- will vertically flip their profile pictures and turn their status updates upside down. How? It’s pretty easy, just read below for instructions.

Unread Inbox message bug

Unread Inbox message bug

Lots of Facebook users, including myself, are being fooled today into believing they have a new unread message. But when checking the inbox, this message is completely unfindable. An internal bug is causing the Inbox message counter to mistakenly indicate one unread message too many.

Facebook coming to Xbox 360

Facebook coming to Xbox 360

Good news for Facebook addicted Xbox 360 owners. This fall, Microsoft will blend Facebook into the Xbox Experience interface, giving users access to photos, videos, and news feeds straight from their television sets. Additionally, the console will add support for Facebook Connect, which will let users upload, for example, in-game screenshots to your Facebook profile and publish recent activity in …

Play a part in the Prototype Experience

Play a part in the Prototype Experience

Activision hired Belgian creative agency One Million Dollars to promote the release of their new game called Prototype(to be released in June). The result is a pretty cool dedicated website that uses Facebook Connect. I’m not gonna tell you exactly how, because that would ruin the fun. Just enjoy!

Facebook increases photo album limit to 200 pictures

Facebook increases photo album limit to 200 pictures

Until last week, users had to split large collections of photos up into separate albums because of the album limit of 60 photos. But Facebook has now officially expanded the maximum number of photos in an album from 60 to 200… for everyone!

Let’s turn Facebook Upside Down for a day!

Let’s turn Facebook Upside Down for a day!

People, we’re gonna turn Facebook upside down for a day! Yes, we can. When? Flip 6/9 upside down and you get… 6/9! Similarly, turn 9/6 around 180° and you get 9/6 again. That’s why we will turn Facebook upside down on the 9th day of the 6th month: June 9th* 2009. This day will be known as UPSIDE DOWN FACEBOOK DAY!

Facebook adds instant notifications, chat groups

Facebook adds instant notifications, chat groups

Facebook just enabled two interesting new features that seem to be borrowed from the world of instant messaging. Let’s see what they are…

And our pimp LED watch goes to…

And our pimp LED watch goes to…

With the help of random.org, a random winner was picked from over 60 contestants in our pimp watch contest. The blue LED watch will soon be adorning the wrist of…

Hurry, only a few days left to win the pimp watch

Hurry, only a few days left to win the pimp watch

We’re about to close our contest to win a cool blue LED pimp watch. We have about 50 entries up ’till now, but if you’re just finding out about the contest today you can still participate until April 30th. That’s 3 days to become a fan of reface.me on Facebook and leave a comment about the site on our Wall. It’s really that easy.

“friends are fans” notification hacked?

“friends are fans” notification hacked?

I was just notified by one of our readers that his notifications under “People you might know” appear messed up. Instead of just saying how many friends are a fan of the suggested pages, Chris’ notifications read (and excuse me the offensive language): “x friends are double niggers are fans.”

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