Find, Share and Install Ubuntu Apps on Facebook

Published on by Jim Mendenhall

Recently, I wanted to learn how to make Facebook applications using Ruby on Rails. For my first project, I decided to build a small application to let people find, share, install and promote Ubuntu software right from within Facebook. Determining which software we use can be a very social experience, often we’ll ask our friends what they recommend, so why not take this social aspect to the (currently) most popular social networking site?

Here is a quick video that I put together to show off some of the features of the Facebook app.

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Youtube Link: Find, Share, and Install Ubuntu Apps on Facebook