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Facebook Awards: Updates and Speakers

Comments 3 by Rebecca Bollwitt

It’s been several months in the making and now we’re less than two weeks away from the first ever Facebook Awards that will take place at the Vancouver Facebook Developer (and Design) Garage. The ever-fabulous Megan Cole (who was also named as one of Vancouver’s Tech Women to Watch in 2008) will be moderating the […]

Facebook Awards: Best of the West Nominees

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

This past fall, I was the official live blogger for Vancouver’s first Facebook Developer (and Design) Garage and I’ll be back again for an upcoming event later this month which will feature the Facebook Awards. The first ever Facebook Awards: Best of the West, brought to us by some great sponsors, will feature applications that […]

Facebook Awards: Best of the West 2007

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

By now we all know pretty much that Facebook is one HUGE a social networking tool to be reckoned with. As of late November 2007, the website has the largest number of registered users among college-focused sites with 55 million active members (including non-collegiate members) worldwide, with membership expected to surpass 60 million users by […]

Official Vancouver Facebook Garage Live Blog — Now Live

Comments 27 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Welcome to the Official Vancouver Facebook Garage Live Blog! As previously announced, events will be underway at 5:30pm but here are a few shout outs before we get started: Big thanks to the Official Live Blog sponsor, Communicate.com. Also thanks to Techvibes.com for being the media sponsor (including Flickr shots by Kris Krug that I […]

Official Vancouver Facebook Garage Live Blog

Comments 8 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Update: The Official Live Blog Will Begin at 5:30pm, October 23rd, 2007 over on this post. It’s one of the top sites in the nation and anyone who is not on it yet (who had held out this long) deserves a medal. Facebook has exploded in popularity since opening its doors to the general public […]