DONTCONTACTME@facebook.com

On Monday, Facebook rolled out a new change where everybody’s published email address under contacts, was changed to a newly assigned one based on the @facebook.com format.  What this means for Facebookers is that anyone emailing them via their Facebook account would see their mail end up in FB messages, not the usual email inbox.

Facebook maintains it is giving the user the choice of email but as The Guardian blog puts it,

We shall gloss over the question of whether a “choice” really exists if a user is not aware of it.

Want to change yours back? Simple advice again from The Guardian about how to go about it:

link love: stuff I read this week

1100036_love_foodSome interesting stuff I read this week (muchos hat tips to those involved):

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