Scenes from Facebooks F8 Conference - Hungry Developers Wait for F8
Last year, Facebook changed the social networking game by unveiling its Facebook Platform, which allowed programmers to build fun applications such as Slide and SuperPoke that occupy the time of Facebook's more than 90 million users. At this year's F8 Conference, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg took the next step with Facebook Connect, a service that lets users move their Facebook data to third-party Web sites. The following images capture the essence of the event at the San Francisco Design Center on July 23.
Programmers wait outside the Design Center Concourse for the start of F8, which hosted a fraction of the social network's more than 400,000 developers.