After eighteen days of revolution and the fall of a presidency long thirty years of age, a young father gives birth to his first daughter in Egypt. The first name is obvious : it will be “Facebook”. The family wanted to pay tribute to the role played by the social network in the mobilization of egyptian.
Reported by TechCrunch story was first published by the egyptian newspaper The little Facebook “received many gifts,” according to the daily, which explains that “his family, his friends and his neighbors, ( … ) gathered around her to express their support for the revolution that started on Facebook”.
The Web site specializing in issues of technology plays : “The baby could very well be called “YouTube”, “Twitter”, “Google”, or even “Camera”. On Twitter, other joke : “And ‘Hashtag’ as a second name ?”