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What is "Facebook Connect"?

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Editions: Light, Ultimate, Corporate, Module Facebook Connect
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Facebook Connect allows your users to login to your portal with their Facebook account data without registering to your portal before. Currently Facebook counts more than 500 mio. users.

User, password, name and even the profile pic will be integrated into VIMP. No more obstructive sign up to your portal necessary to write a quick comment or upload a video.

Well-known companies like Yahoo!, Lufthansa, Washington Post or the german online portal use Facebook Connect to offer an easy authentication to their users.

Of course no sensitive data is transferred without the users' permission. The data shown within VIMP strongly depends on the users' Facebook privacy settings.

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