Some see this new app which allows setting up virtual rooms to be Facebook’s reaction to Ello, a new social platform which has promised its users not to treat them as commodities and not to divulge their personal data to third parties like advertisers.
Though Ello is still evolving and is going through its teething troubles, it did claim of getting as many 40,000 new users every hour a few days back.
It isn’t clear exactly why the features have been blocked in the country.
But local reports have speculated that it is a way of protecting the revenues of traditional telecoms companies.
By going back to "Settings" (which you can always find by going to facebook.com/settings), you can change the way your timeline and tags are managed.Under the "Timeline and Tagging" section in the sidebar, go to "Who can add things to my timeline?" to find "Review posts friends tag you in before they appear on your timeline?you create places for the things you’re into, and invite others who are into them, too,” Facebook product manager Josh Miller said.“There is a good reason in a lot of situations why you don’t want people to know who you are and it’s not because of something sketchy.