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The Misplaced Trust And Breach Of Privacy By Facebook

The question of handling user data with Facebook is nothing new. Users and privacy groups have been concerned with how Facebook utilizes user data for a long time. This past week, it has become abundantly clear that Facebook is not putting enough emphasis on handling and protecting user data. All this comes after revelations that …

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Facebook Counters Google+ with on ‘privacy inline’

I don’t know the exact visiting records of Facebook, but I know that from the reports from the web, Google+ has been showing a burst of activity; its showing rapid growth… And with how Google+ is rolling out some of there services, it’s no wonder. They’ve been taking the best parts of Twitter and Facebook …

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Why More Facebook Users Are Using Aliases

Since October 2014, Facebook has officially allowed the use of aliases on its social media website. Facebook is no longer just a social media exchange between family and friends, it’s now considered a resource for law enforcement, current and future employers. In some cases people are being asked for their Facebook accounts so that potential …

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I hate Facebook and why I can’t quit

I guess it sounds funny for someone to say that they hate Facebook, but in my case, it’s true. I hate Facebook. I hate Facebook for all the arguments it causes, all the drama it instigates and social awkwardness it imposes on people by having someone leave an off-color comment. But you really have to …

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5 Things You Shouldn’t Do On Facebook

Facebook started in February 2004, and ever since then, people have been placing status updates on Facebook; putting everything out there. In most cases, people enjoy seeing status updates on what their friends and family are doing, but in smaller circles, where people talk under their breath, you might find yourself in a category where …

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Facebook Graph Search is just creepy

Facebook has established itself very well and is a very popular tool for connecting socially with your friends and family, but one of the things that I don’t agree with Facebook on is their venture into just being outright creepy, and their idea of want to become your Internet search hub. With all the problems …

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Are You Losing Friends On Facebook?

Facebook seems to have established itself as one of those necessary evils. Facebook is scary when you think about the liabilities of sharing private information socially, over the Internet. Facebook’s privacy policies are almost a revolving door of trying to push what is considered private information in public information, but what’s worse than that is …

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Facebook Being Pushy On Finding New Friends

Over the past week, I’ve been frustrated with Facebook’s mobile application. Apparently, Facebook is making a push to dig through my personal address book on my smart phone, to find new contacts. I don’t want Facebook digging through my personal address book. If I want to add new friends on Facebook, I can do that …

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It’s New And Exciting – What is Facebook Graph Search?

Facebook has been working for years collecting and cultivating information about all of their members to reach a point where they can offer some sort of decent and relative search results to their members; to be able to compete directly with Google. Facebook released a new feature yesterday it’s being tested with a select group …

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Facebook finally adds drag-and-drop for uploading images

As Facebook rages on to chip away at any personal privacy on online with their service, they continue to make small incremental changes to the service to simplify for their members to use it; to get more images in to the system. I have used other applications in the past that allow you to right-click …

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