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Items tagged quora, facebook in Nov

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Does Facebook fly you to London when you apply for this office or are the interviews done remotely?

If they are anything like Google (which I expect they are) they will do the initial interviews remotely and then fly promising candidates to the London office (or even to California) for in-person interviews.

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Why doesn’t xkcd site have social media share options?

My guess: he probably thinks they are a bit tacky.

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Is there any way to generate thumbnails of web links like Facebook generates when we paste a link in status or comment?

There are a bunch of services that can do this. I’ve successfully used http://url2png.com/ for this in the past.

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