Since half the world seemed to freak out over Facebook being unavailable for 30 minutes earlier this week, I figured any news about the platform would be something people would read…
All joking aside, this is a cool functionality update. Facebook is releasing the ability to have your chat window minimize with thumbnails on the right side of the screen and then auto-expand as you hover your mouse over your friends names.
This is more convenient, in my opinion, than the pop-up box that normally resides at the bottom right of the screen.
Here's what it looks like from my view.