1.) Go to the Facebook Developers page log in and if asked, give all permissions.
2.) Go to the Apps tab at the top of the page.
3.) Create a new App at the top right corner
4.) Dont worry too much about the name and name space, just type anything ie: 'My Sneaky App' 'mysneakyapp'
5.) Click on the tab called 'Open Graph' on the left hand menu
6.) Pause for breath and feel the tingle of excitment
7.) Give it a fake action and object ie: verb 'read' object 'blog'
8.) Keep clicking 'Save and Continue' at the bottom of the page until you exit to the 'Dashboard' screen
9.) where it says 'admins' of the app and shows your profile, click on this to get a clean refresh to your Facebook profile page
10.) There should be an invite banner at the top of your profile
11.) Enjoy, the wrapper picture is a really cool visual addition :-)
For the official Timeline info go here: https://www.facebook.com/about/timeline
For a good recap on the F8 event head over to: http://leanneforshawjones.com/2011/09/22/f8-2011-a-timeline-of-new-opportunities/ a good break down of what was revealed including the new music services.