Facebook Blocks ANOTHER Tool That Moves Your Contacts To Google+

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We’ve seen it play out before, and now it’s happened again.

Facebook is playing defence against Google+ and blocking a service that scrapes your profile for data to make the switch to Google+ easier.

This time it’s a tool by a company called Open-Xchange aimed to rebuild your contacts from Facebook inside of Google+ by using nothing more than your contacts’ names. Then it matched these names against your personal email records.

If Facebook won’t even let software access names, then there’s trouble brewing.

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[Via cNet]

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