Facebook API

The Facebook API is a platform for building applications that are available to the members of the social network of Facebook. The API allows applications to use the social connections and profile information to make applications more involving, and to publish activities to the news feed and profile pages of Facebook, subject to individual users privacy settings. With the API, users can add social context to their applications by utilizing profile, friend, Page, group, photo, and event data. The API uses RESTful protocol and responses are in JSON format.
API Key, OAuth 2, Username/password
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Hello all,

I am developing a window based application uisng facebook API. I want to provide tagging functionality in it. Can anyone tell me how facebook manages the size of the rectangle when we start tagging the image.


You say:

Commercial LicensingYes, within limits

Where is this info coming from?


Is there a way for me to upload pictures of someone, and be able to find out who they are on facebook?

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