May 31, or Quit Facebook Day, came and went and the overall impact on the social media site was minimal. In the end, only 33,000 people signed up for the event; the site has nearly 500 million users worldwide.

Additionally, Google has announced that is the most visited site on the Internet. 540 million people, over a third of the Internet population, visit the site monthly. 570 billion pages are viewed monthly at, a rate eight times better than the second-place site, which has 490 million visitors.

Facebook recently announced an overhaul of their security features in response to mounting criticism.

Source: AFP {link no longer active}