Now you can ask your Facebook friend to tell you more than they haven’t revealed online. There is a creepy ‘Ask’ button on every information segment left blank by your friends.
If your friend hasnâ€™t chosen a relationship status, for instance, youâ€™ll now be able to ask that they share that information, either publicly or just with you.
The same idea applies if they havenâ€™t specified their college, hometown, current company and location.
Many are interpreting â€œAskâ€ as a kind of 2014 update to Facebookâ€™s old Poke button â€” you know, that ambiguously flirty/annoying feature that let you ping Facebook friends to remind them you exist.
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