Yes, we are all on Facebook. We all on Facebook so much so that I regularly communicate with my mother, sisters, cousins and even grandfather that way. For a lot of my friends and far-flung family, having an email address is almost silly now, as we interact regularly through status updates and photo comments. (For everything else, we have BBM, but that is another story).
With what seems like a zillion connections and not very much time, I’ve optimised my news feed to weed out those pesky Facebook game requests. It was Mafia Wars and Farmville requests, but now it seems to be all Cityville and updates on everyone’s Words with Friends scores. It sometimes feels like I am the only one not playing, but some of our recent research has shown that just over a quarter of those who use Facebook from a computer in the UK are playing Facebook games. While it isn’t everyone, it’s still a huge number of people.
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