Facebook recently revealed a New “Modern Messaging System” at a Press Event earlier this week. Here is a Facebook produced Clip explaining the new system and a Hands On Video as well. We also have instructions on how to try it out below.
Introducing the Social Inbox. Learn how the concept of “a person and a message” drove Facebook’s development of the new Messages.
A First Look Hands-On with PC World. PCWorld editor Mark Sullivan offers a guided tour of the new Facebook Messages interface, including a first look at new features like SMS messaging and the automatic filtering at work in your “social inbox.”
You can get an invitation to try the New Facebook Messages/Social Inbox by logging into Facebook and then going to http://www.facebook.com/about/messages
So what do you think? Do you want Facebook to be your one stop place for everything Web? Would you use an @Facebook.com email address? Are you afraid of Facebook controlling all of your personal data?