Facebook Launches Memories to Remind You of the Past

MakeUseOf | 6/13/2018 | Dave Parrack
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Buoyed by the popularity of its On This Day feature, Facebook is launching Memories. This is a new page dedicated to reminding you of your past, or at least the past you’ve shared with Facebook. Which, given the Cambridge Analytica scandal, is probably too much.

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On This Day, Facebook’s blatant Timehop ripoff, has been reminding people of what they were doing for some time now. And with 90 million using On This Day, Facebook clearly feels the time is ripe to expand the feature. Hence, the unveiling of Memories.

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As detailed on the Facebook Newsroom, Memories is your new one-stop-shop for all of your Facebook memories. Hence the name. Memories will contain your major life events, the moments you’ve shared with family and friends, and more besides.

First, there’s the On This Day feature we already know and love mildly like. This will show you what you were doing on this day in years gone by, whether it was one year, two years, or 10 years ago.

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