In This Chapter
Accessing Facebook on your phone
Updating your Facebook status
Sharing photos on Facebook
Finding a Twitter client
Sending a tweet
Accessing other social networking sites
They said that the Internet would isolate people and keep us alone in our homes and away from human contact. Boy, were they wrong! The Internet is now the most social hub that the world has seen since the Tower of Babel. Thanks to social networking sites on the Web, you can stay in touch with friends and relatives flung far and wide, including people you've never even met. That connection can also be made on your phone, so now it's possible to lead an incredible social life all by yourself, all alone, wherever you go.
The most popular of all the social networking sites is Facebook. It's an Internet destination where you can offer your thoughts, tell what you're doing, share photos and videos, play games, and enjoy other diversions. To get started, you need a Facebook account, if you don't have one already. Then you can use the Facebook app on your Nexus One to keep up with your busy social networking life.
Though you can access Facebook on the Web by using the Browser app, I highly recommend that you use the Facebook app that comes with the Nexus One.
Facebook is one of the most popular sites on the Internet as this book goes to press. On some days, ...