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Submission + - Facebook Patents Private Profiles (zdnet.com)

An anonymous reader writes: Facebook has patented a “System and method for managing information flow between members of an online social network.” That’s the official title for patent number 8,010,458. Of course, Facebook as well as other social networks has been using this technology for a long time now, although Palo Alto’s is arguably the most complex.
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Facebook Patents Private Profiles

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