5M Facebook Users Rushed for Vanities

Competition on Facebook was fierce late Friday night, as scores of users scrambled to personalize their Facebook pages in what many have likened to a virtual land rush. At exactly 12:01 a.m. ET Saturday, on a first-come, first-served basis, the vast social networking site gave users the green light to claim variations of their names or other nicknames of their choosing. Within three minutes, 200,000 usernames were registered, according to the social media blog Mashable, which covered the...Full Story
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