Up to connect people all over the world. now you can see a map of the spread of your friends with an application.
Up implementing the feature locations are stored under the name of the area or latitude and longitude coordinates. Developer named Wesley Zhao, Dan Shipper, and Ajay Mehta create applications that can display the location of all your friends in the map. Used map service Google Maps of course.
By combining the location coordinates stored in a friend’s profile up to maps GoogleMaps, the application is capable of displaying point the location of your friends in a map, all over the world. This interesting application called “Where My Friends Be?”. To use it, follow these steps:
- Firstly, open the main page of the web at the address http://wheremyfriends.be/. Start page displays illustrations of the map that will be created for you. Click the button Make your map now! located at the bottom center.
- These applications take advantage of features of Facebook Connect API. If you do not have to log up with the browser you use to open this application, you are required to login first. After login, a confirmation will appear if you will allow these applications to access up for you or not. Click the Allow button to continue.
- Map-making process will last a little longer, depending on the amount of your Facebook friends. Fortunately, you will not be bored with the animation at the time of processing and displaying the location of your friends. After a while, you can see the results.
- To see the details of who your friends who are at a point location, just click the red pin pointing the location. The program will display a tooltip containing the name of your friends and their location.
- You also can distribute to your facebook account directly by clicking the share button. a pop-up window will appear and you can add text or your comment. Click Share to post it to your wall.
Interesting isn’t? May help you to find out the location of your Facebook friends. Have a nice day!