What Facebook is really for

Discussion in 'privacy general' started by Oleg, Aug 22, 2016.

  1. Oleg

    Oleg Registered Member

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    Majority of people who are heavy users of Face Book, are just bragging about their lives, what they have etc. That's why Facebook website called that.
     
  2. Tarnak

    Tarnak Registered Member

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    ...is part of the puzzle to the Endgame!
     
  3. chrisretusn

    chrisretusn Registered Member

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    If folks on Facebook only posted about things going on in their lives it wouldn't be so bad.
     
  4. driekus

    driekus Registered Member

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    I thought the purpose was to collect personal data.
     
  5. deBoetie

    deBoetie Registered Member

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    Nah, it's to make huge amounts of money with virtually no real world constraints (tax, open API, privacy & data protection or lack of it....)

    What really burns my Tos is that even if you choose not to participate, they will get you via buddies sharing contact lists and the like.
     
  6. NSG001

    NSG001 Registered Member

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    This article just posted.
    I often wonder who really controls Zuckerberg.
     
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  7. Abdallah

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    Don't forget it is an ultra mega general-opinion controller !
     
  8. amarildojr

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    It would be terrible, kinda like Instagram: lots of pictures of foods.
     
  9. Nebulus

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    I think that Facebook's real purpose is to keep its owners rich. I suspect that all the surveillance and data collection are just side-effects...
     
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