SAN FRANCISCO | SideStep, the Internet’s leading travel search
company, today announced the launch of Trips, a social travel
application built on Facebook Platform, which enables companies and
developers to build applications for the Facebook website. SideStep’s
Trips application enables Facebook users worldwide to share their
travel plans and to make new friends while traveling.
Facebook today launched Facebook Platform, a development
platform that enables companies and engineers to integrate with
Facebook and gain access to millions of users. More than 50 percent of
Facebook users return to the site each day, providing unparalleled
distribution potential for applications and the opportunity to build a
business that is highly relevant to people’s lives.