Facebook chat is a mixture of exceedingly useful (if slightly creepy) features such as granular read notifications, but lacks the ability to mention a particular person in a group chat. In some ways, IRC is still way ahead in terms of these microinteractions and small feedback loops.
@bastianallgeier did you download the extended backup too? Lots of interesting information in there, see waterpigs.co.uk/articles/data-export#facebook-extended
I made a browser extension which removes this: facebook-anticlickjack.
#todo: write a browser extension which overrides Facebook’s über-shady LinkshimAsyncLink rewriting. What you see should be what you click.
What is it with facebook games being called “xyz saga”? They barely qualify.
This is a saga: youtube.com/watch?v=Jisqle37uWI
(I hope you’re taking notes, facebook game developers)
Ugh. Facebook’s API is so un-webby. There’s no way of getting a public-facing URL from graph API JSON. Meh, the URLs will probably change soon anyway :/