Facebook announced that it has a 500 million active users–a fact that it’s celebrating with a new Facebook app called Facebook Stories.
In a blog Mark says, “This is an important milestone for all of you who have helped spread Facebook around the world. Now a lot more people have the opportunity to stay connected with the people they care about”.
In a blog post Mark Zuckerberg stated the mission as, “Our mission at Facebook is to help make the world more open and connected. I could have never imagined all of the ways people would use Facebook when we were getting started 6 years ago.”
He has thanked everyone for being part of making Facebook what it is today and for spreading it around the world. Also, he has asked to share stories on facebook stories.
Facebook users around the world are posting, thanking messages and photos in the Facebook.Well, in my case Facebook has helped me to grow social network, to meet new people and to share ideas over the internet but at the same time, it has wasted my time. :P