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socialpr@facebook.com email coming soon?

You woke up this morning to a new Facebook homepage and this seems to be a start of many new beginnings.

One such beginning is Project Titan which Facebook will be introducing a webmail service for its users.

According to Techcrunch, the username of this Facebook email account will be based on your vanity url.

Wrote Techcrunch,

But now Facebook is getting itself back in the game. And if the details we’ve heard are accurate, Project Titan, or whatever it’s called when it launches, may be the kind of product people flock to.

First, our understanding is that there will be full POP/IMAP support, meaning users can access the account other than through Facebook itself. Your email account name will be your vanity urlvanityurl@facebook.com.

Will this be a Gmail killer? Maybe not, but other free email services like Yahoo and Hotmail would  feel the heat from a Facebook webmail system with a direct link to largest social networking site.

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