Facebook: It’s not you, it’s me

Facebook unveiled a new layout today. It took a while to filter through to us in the UK, but when it did a lot of my contacts on there and on Twitter told everyone how much they hated it.

If Facebook can’t afford to buy Twitter, why do they think turning it into a clone will help? It now looks as though everything else that we use Facebook for (friends, wall posts, SuperPokes etc) have been pushed to one side and it’s all about the status updates.

There are now only two things that I’ll use Facebook for; poking friends and staying connected with my extended family around the world. At least until they join Twitter, that is