I’ve just been clearing out old emails and I tripped over this fine piece of work from Fring. They were offering an incredible service: “SEE your Dad this Father’s Day with Fring.” Well that would be fairly nifty as my Dad died twenty years ago.
It does beg the question about how to target such specific propositions as Father’s Day, Mother’s Day etc.
I sense that most people forgive this kind of inappropriate messaging, I know I did. Actually it made me chuckle. But I guess some would take a fairly dim view.
The ability to send money to a friend using Facebook is here, now. PayPal have released an application that allows the sending of money P2P accompanied by a greeting card if the sender so wishes.
How to send money to friends through Facebook
If you forget birthdays until Facebook reminds you, or you constantly fear that your friends pay for lunch more often than you, then PayPal’s new Facebook app is for you. Send Money is aptly named, and while you can choose to bundle your e-payment with a silly customized greeting card, there’s no need for it. Here’s how to settle your accounts: