If you have an eye for detail, did you notice this difference on Facebook? The notification icon at the top of the desktop version of the service has a different world map depending on where you log in from, as the eagle eyes at Tech In Asia spotted . The dual icons don’t appear to be new, they’ve been visible to some since at least November last year , but we suspect few people are aware.
Here’s what u will see when you access Facebook from the US and countries in Latin America
via a VPN:
And this is the icon for countries in the Eastern hemisphere:
It’s the small things in life that can make a difference, and this is a nice way to acknowledge that Facebook is a global service, not just from the US.