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Submission + - Facebook's Broad Patent on Digital Media Tagging->

bizwriter writes: Facebook has done well with the Friendster patents and patent applications that it acquired. Just last week, a patent application for passing personal info between users based on degrees of separation became public. Now, thanks to the Friendster IP purchase, Facebook pretty much owns the technology for publicly identity-tagging digital media of any sort in a database.
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Facebook's Broad Patent on Digital Media Tagging

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