Facebook’s kindler, gentler classifieds powered by Oodle
03 Mar 2009
Facebook today relaunched its classified Marketplace, intent on capturing the essence of the social-networking experience without ticking off millions of its users in the process.
It's a big gamble for Facebook, which has been stung by criticism for earlier failed attempts to engage users in commercial initiatives. In 2007, Facebook tried to launch a service called Beacon, which gathered