One of the most unwieldly features of Facebook has always been the search function.
After all there is a lot of information to sift through.
There are already more than a billion people, more than 240 billion photos and more than a trillion connections.
How do I find that thread I was talking on last week? Where are my friends recommend that I travel to if I go to Australia. What events are on in Tokyo this weekend? This kind of thing and more.
I just signed up for the beta of the Facebook Graph Search.
The objects we will find will be determined by “likes”. This may mean that many will become more circumspect with what they click like on. Instead of using it as a networking tool to let others know that you have seen their content. Maybe Facebook now needs a love button?