Facebook, are you kidding?

Discussion in 'privacy general' started by ronjor, Oct 8, 2018.

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    Hackers ran ad scams after hijacking account at Facebook data partner LiveRamp
    January 30, 2020
    https://www.scmagazine.com/home/sec...ng-account-at-facebook-data-partner-liveramp/
    CNET: Hackers infiltrated a big Facebook data partner to launch scams
     
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    Mark Zuckerberg says Facebook's goal is no longer to be 'liked'
    January 29, 2020
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    In theory you shouldn't see any visited sites if you're using an adblocker like Ghostery or uBlock right? Did you guys see anything special? I noticed that I saw stuff related to mobile apps that I installed, so apparently they share stuff with Facebook.
     
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    Don’t expect a $550 million settlement to stop Facebook from scanning your face
    January 30, 2020
    https://www.vox.com/recode/2020/1/30/21115260/facebook-facial-recognition-scan-face
     
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    Facebook app for Windows 10 to shut down this month
    People will have to use the web to check Facebook on their PCs soon
    February 10, 2020
    https://www.windowscentral.com/facebook-app-windows-10-shut-down-month
     
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    Facebook postpones EU rollout of dating service: regulator
    February 12, 2020
    https://www.reuters.com/article/us-...out-of-dating-service-regulator-idUSKBN2062GK
     
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    Mark Zuckerberg’s privilege to be forgotten
    Facebook put billions of people on the record, but a record of how that happened may be lost
    February 12, 2020

    https://www.theverge.com/2020/2/12/21135314/mark-zuckerberg-deleted-journals
     
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    Facebook experiments with app to document your hobbies
    Hobbi lets you create highlight videos from photos of your personal projects
    February 13, 2020

    https://www.cnet.com/news/facebook-experiments-with-app-to-document-your-hobbies/
     
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    EU industry chief tells Facebook to adapt to EU, not other way round
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    Facebook will pay for user recordings to improve speech recognition
    Don’t expect to get rich quick
    February 20, 2020

    https://www.engadget.com/2020/02/20/facebook-voice-recordings-viewpoints-app/
     
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    Facebook Sues Analytics Firm Over “Malicious” SDK
    https://www.infosecurity-magazine.com/news/facebook-sues-analytics-firm-over/
     
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    "Top Economists Study What Happens When You Stop Using Facebook...

    'Deactivating Facebook freed up 60 minutes per day for the average person...Much of this time was reinvested in...socializing with friends and family.

    Deactivation caused...improvements in...self-reported happiness, life satisfaction, depression, and anxiety...

    As the experiment ended, participants reported planning to use Facebook much less in the future. Five percent...declined to reactivate their account after the experiment ended.

    Deactivation significantly reduced polarization of views on policy issues'..."

    https://www.calnewport.com/blog/202...dy-what-happens-when-you-stop-using-facebook/
     
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    Facebook app leaves the Microsoft Store, Facebook says to use a browser
    March 3, 2020
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    Facebook is finally shutting down MSQRD, the selfie app it bought in 2016 and then didn't update for years
    March 14, 2020
    https://www.businessinsider.com.au/facebook-closes-msqrd-ar-selfie-app-acquired-2016-2020-3
     
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