Replace Facebook (Again)


Local Facebook data query platform

  • add local database to almond
  • add interface to load data downloaded from Facebook

Distributed Facebook

  • naming: refer to friends
  • local copy of friends posts, photos after queries
  • on-demand communication to acquire latest update
    • option 1: always request data from friends database, check last update time with local copy
    • option 2: maintain a ledger (encrypted?) to track last update time of each friend and only request data from those with new updates

Facebook functions

  • posting: add to local database
  • browsing: request access to friends’ database
  • add/delete friends



  • download data from Facebook
  • load the data to rfb