Since last Wednesday's update, we looked back at Top Rated Social Games of 2012, and published an overview of Facebook at LeWeb 2012.
December 2012 Breaking Changes Live
As announced in September, the following breaking changes go into effect today:
Removing the Static FBML Page tab app
New policies for desktop web games off of Facebook.com
offline_access permission removal
New security restrictions for OAuth authorization codes
Graph API will return full Custom Open Graph objects
Stripping HTML from Page description field
For more information, see the Completed Changes section of the Roadmap.
March 2013 Breaking Changes (90-day notice)
The following changes will go into effect on March 6th, 2013:
No more accessing mailbox FQL tables without a user session
It will not longer be possible to access the message, thread, or mailbox_folder FQL tables without a user session.
Removing apps from /me/accounts/
We will no longer show apps under
/me/accounts/ in the Graph API. You can access the list of apps a user is a developer on by hitting
Removing redirect to docs when hitting graph.facebook.com
We will no longer return a redirect to the Graph API docs when hitting the URL
http(s)://graph.facebook.com with no path.
For more information, check out the Developer Roadmap.
The following stats are for activity between Wednesday, November 28 and Wednesday, December 5
202 bugs were reported
59 bugs were reproducible and accepted (after duplicates removed)
13 bugs were by design
20 bugs were fixed
124 bugs were duplicate, invalid, or need more information
Activity on facebook.stackoverflow.com
311 questions asked
87 questions with a score of 0 or greater
23 answered, 26% answered rate
60 replied, 69% reply rate