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"@STcom: [email protected] adds Twitter-style hashtags for discussion topics

"@STcom: .@Facebook adds Twitter-style hashtags for discussion topics

SAN FRANCISCO (AFP) - Facebook on Wednesday added Twitter-style hashtags to help the more than one billion members of the social network tune into topics of interest at the leading social network. "To date, there has not been a simple way to see the larger view of what's happening or what people are talking about," Facebook product manager Greg Lindley said in a blog post. "Similar to other services like Instagram, Twitter, Tumblr, or Pinterest, hashtags on Facebook allow you to add context to a post or indicate that it is part of a larger discussion." Twitter made the '#' symbol part of Internet Age culture by letting users of the globally popular one-to-many text messaging service label comments with terse topic descriptions marked with the punctuation mark. Facebook users can search the service based on hashtags or click on a hashtag to get a list of posts people have p...

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