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  • Facebook was founded by Mark Zuckerberg together with some of his roommates in college. Initially they limited the membership to the students of Harvard University but later on they allowed other users to register as members. It is estimated that by April 2010, about 42% of the US population had facebook accounts. The number has since risen rapidly. Users of facebook can be able to join different groups whereby they can be able to share information and interact with each other. If there is any new information, then it can be easily shared among the different members of any particular group. A person can be able to update his/her profile and then allow other friends to comment on them. Through this more interactions can be achieved.
  • People can use facebook to facilitate communication in different ways and also ensure that they are always up to date with the occurrences across the globe. People can also be able to make friends more easily without paying attention to a person’s place of origin. There are some marriages which and unions which have been made possible through facebook.
  • Lawyers have used facebook to get information about the evidence of cheating thereby making the cases easier to solve. The governments have also been put to check since they are aware of the possibilities of various uprisings that take place as a result of interactions through the social sites. Therefore they are held accountable to whatever they do thus ensuring better governance.
  • Communication is very vital and can help in achieving several objectives. Facebook has helped in making this a reality as people are able to pass information and hence get to now more about the occurrences in different parts of the world. The revolutions in the Arab world were also instigated by communication through the social media thus making a very big difference in the Arab world.
  • There are very many uses of facebook that are evident across the globe. People are able to pass information and hence stay up to date. Some uses of facebook however have negative effects while others are very beneficial.
  • Even though facebook has several benefits and advantages to the society, there are some disadvantages that comes with it. Most of them are as a result of misuse of the social networking website. If the networking site is properly used then it can bring several benefits to the society at large. Facebook is one of the leading sources of cybercrime and there is need for stringent measures to be taken in order to prevent the emergence of such problems. Therefore, the responsible authorities need to ensure that information is properly filtered before being let to their destinations.
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    • 1. facebook Wall Photos Flair Boxes Facebook User Logout 1 Wall Info Photos Boxes FACEBOOK Mark Zuckerberg PRESENTED BY PRESENTED TO NAME OF INSTITUTION Company Proprietary and Confidential Copyright Info Goes Here Just Like This
    • 2. facebook Wall Photos Flair Boxes Facebook User Logout 2 Wall Info Photos Boxes Outline •Abstract Mark Zuckerberg •Introduction •How facebook has changed the lives of people across the world •Benefits of facebook •Uses of facebook •Disadvantages of facebook •Conclusion •References Company Proprietary and Confidential Copyright Info Goes Here Just Like This
    • 3. facebook Wall Photos Flair Boxes Facebook User Logout 3 Wall Info Photos Boxes Abstract Facebook is one of the most popular social networking sites. It has free Mark Zuckerberg membership and has attracted hundreds of millions of users across the globe. In this research work, we are going to take an insight overview of facebook and the benefits that it comes with. We are also going to examine how facebook has affected the lives of different people across the globe. Company Proprietary and Confidential Copyright Info Goes Here Just Like This
    • 4. facebook Wall Photos Flair Boxes Mark Zuckerberg i Logout 4 Wall Info Photos Boxes INTRODUCTION Facebook is a social networking website that enables users to exchange information and communicate freely with each other all over the world. The networking site was started in Mark Zuckerberg February 2004 and is solely owned and operated by Facebook Inc. in order to become a user a person needs to register by providing personal information. People can therefore be able to interact with each other once they are registered. Facebook has very many benefits as well as disadvantages. However the benefits surpass the drawbacks and can be considered one of the most beneficial social sites ever existed. Company Proprietary and Confidential Copyright Info Goes Here Just Like This
    • 5. facebook Wall Photos Flair Boxes Mark Zuckerberg i Logout 5 Mark Zuckerberg Wall Info Photos Boxes How facebook has changed the lives of people across the world. Most of the revolutions in the Middle East were instigated by facebook as people from different parts of the Arab world were able to share information and know of the progress of the activities that resulted into the revolt Company Proprietary and Confidential Copyright Info Goes Here Just Like This
    • 6. facebook Wall Photos Flair Boxes Facebook Users Logout 6 Wall Info Photos Boxes How facebook has changed the lives of people across the world. Facebook has changed the lives of people in different ways across the globe. Among them are: President Obama’s success relied majorly on social media whereby he was able to meet different people across the US and help him forge his way forward. Obama has been able to communicate with different people across the US and be able to make America work through the use of facebook Company Proprietary and Confidential Copyright Info Goes Here Just Like This
    • 7. facebook Wall Photos Flair Boxes Facebook User Logout Wall Info Photos Boxes 7 BENEFITS OF FACEBOOK Facebook has several benefits including: Communication has been made easier and people have been able to make more friends through the use of the social networking website Information can be easily and quickly relayed across the world thus ensuring that people are always up to date People can easily get information about the cheating spouses thereby making it easier to control the vice. It has helped to do away with the social injustices as the government authorities are made well aware of the possibility of an uprising as in the case of the Middle East in 2011. Company Proprietary and Confidential Copyright Info Goes Here Just Like This
    • 8. facebook Wall Photos Flair Boxes Facebook User Logout Wall Info Photos Boxes 8 USES OF FACEBOOK •Facebook can be used for passing information thus ensuring that people are always up to date •It helps in carrying out investigations •It can also be used for socializing and making new friends •The protests in Israel about housing prices has also been made possible through the use of facebook •Facebook has also resulted into increased cases of divorce as people are able to get evidence about infidelity much faster while on the other hand, facebook also leads to the increased cases of infidelity. Company Proprietary and Confidential Copyright Info Goes Here Just Like This
    • 9. facebook Wall Photos Flair Boxes Logout Wall Info Photos Boxes 9 USES OF FACEBOOK Most of the victims of the Japan tsunami earthquake were helped much faster through the use of facebook as several groups came forth to provide different types of donations. Company Proprietary and Confidential Copyright Info Goes Here Just Like This
    • 10. facebook Wall Photos Flair Boxes Facebook user Logout 10 Wall Info Photos Boxes Disadvantages of facebook Has led to increased cases of infidelity Has led to increased cases of crime Has led to increased cases of fraud Company Proprietary and Confidential Copyright Info Goes Here Just Like This
    • 11. facebook Wall Photos Flair Boxes Facebook user Logout 11 Wall Info Photos Boxes Company Proprietary and Confidential Copyright Info Goes Here Just Like This
    • 12. facebook Wall Photos Flair Boxes Facebook user Logout 12 Wall Info Photos Boxes The number of facebook users has been on the rise in the recent past. The number is much likely to increase even further in the near future Company Proprietary and Confidential Copyright Info Goes Here Just Like This
    • 13. facebook Wall Photos Flair Boxes Facebook User Logout 13 Wall Info Photos Boxes Conclusion Facebook is a very beneficial social networking website that can help in making lives more comfortable. However if misused it can lead to grievous consequences. Therefore the responsible authorities need to ensure that there is proper filtering of information to avoid cases of incitement and fraud. Company Proprietary and Confidential Copyright Info Goes Here Just Like This
    • 14. facebook Wall Photos Flair Boxes Facebook User Logout 14 Wall Info Photos Boxes References •Kirkpatrick, David, (2006) "Why Facebook matters: Its not just for arranging dates. And its not just another social network. Facebook offers sophisticated tools for maintaining social relationships", Fortune •Miller, Daniel, (2011) Tales from Facebook, Polity •Hussain, Waqar (2010). "Pakistanis create rival Muslim Facebook". Agence France-Presse. •Racheff, Jeffery (2010). "Mark Zuckerberg Calls The Social Network Inaccurate". Limelife. •Ehrlich, Brenna (2011). "Parents name child after Facebook Like button". CNN. •Olivarez-Giles, Nathan (2011). "Israeli newborn named Like in tribute to Facebook". Los Angeles Times. Company Proprietary and Confidential Copyright Info Goes Here Just Like This

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