Where’s Your Friend? Facebook Launches Friend Tracking Feature
The GPS system informs you the current location. Even the other friends also know the location of you tracking you by the smart phone GPS system. How will you feel when you will be informed about your friend’s location through Facebook applications? Obviously, you will feel amazing if you get updated with the location of your friend. This feature is going to be started in face book applications system.
Facebook page is improving its features day by day, and now it is introducing a mobile feature named Nearby Friends. This friend tracking feature tracks the location of the Facebook friends. Thus, the online Facebook friends who are using the feature can get the information of the current location of other friends through this feature.
What is the benefit of the feature on Facebook?
Someone may ask. The idea comes from the intention of meeting Facebook friends in real life. If this feature is implemented with Facebook, the users of it will be able to make live conversation with each other instead of comment threads. If the Facebook friends can identify their current location and feel that they are almost close to each other, they can meet and exchange greetings. This brings excitement among the Facebook friends a lot. This also enables you to meet and take live pictures with your friends and upload it to the Facebook owned Instagram.
After the successful launch of the feature, you will not get it turned on by default. All of your friends will not get the notification of your current location unless you turn the option on. This feature will not be turned on by default for the security reason. You can share your location with all your Facebook friends, customized friends, close friends, etc. The users of the Facebook in all over the world are vast. The graph shows its user percentage. The feature will elevate the popularity of Facebook a step ahead.
Though, this feature brings the Facebook users an extra advantage, you can only get the information of your friend’s location if the feature is turned on at that present monument, and if he shares it with you.