Facebook Stops Path From Finding Friends After Spam Mishap: Report




Facebook has cut off Path‘s ability to access its “Find Friends” function, according to a report.

Users of the social-network app, which let users share private updates with close friends and family, can no longer search for friends using Facebook, TechCrunch reported Saturday. Access was restricted after Path updated its smartphone app on Friday. However, the San Francisco-based company can still use Facebook as a login option, as well as share posts to Facebook.

TechCrunch speculates that Facebook blocked Path’s “Find Friends” access because of a spamming mishap in which the app bombarded users’ address book contacts with invites. Read more…

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