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Facebook is taking a page out of Twitter’s playbook and rolling out clickable hashtags. This feature addition to Facebook was most definitely inevitable, as it allows the social network to more effectively let people add context to posts about certain subjects. It doesn’t make sense for Facebook to not have hashtag capabilities. “To date, there has not been a simple way to see the larger view of what's happening or what people are talking about,” wrote Greg Lindley on Facebook’s official blog. He added that this is a “first step” as the company rolls out more features “that surface some of the interesting discussions people are having about public... Read more...