News tagged ‘facebook’
Thursday, 29 Jul 2010
A security researcher released more than 100 million Facebook users' names, addresses and unique IDs for download on Wednesday.
Wednesday, 21 Jul 2010
In a recent survey of American consumers, Facebook fared badly, ranking among the bottom 5% of private companies in the survey.
Tuesday, 20 Jul 2010
SingTel announces "0.facebook.com" site which allows customers to browse the popular social networking portal without incurring any data charges. The text-only site is designed for high-speed performance on SingTel's network.
Monday, 7 Jun 2010
At the recent D8 conference, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg took off his hoodie - which revealed a secret Facebook insignia.
Thursday, 27 May 2010
Following the recent blow-up over changes to its privacy policies, Facebook is set to roll out simplified privacy controls over the next few weeks for its users.
Tuesday, 25 May 2010
Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook CEO, wrote a column in the Washington Post yesterday, answering Facebook's recent privacy concerns. He admits that they "missed the mark" on Facebook's privacy controls which are "too complex" and promises changes to come in the next few weeks. The Atlantic, however, refutes points in his post.
Friday, 21 May 2010
According to the WSJ, Facebook, along with MySpace and other social networking sites, had been sending data to companies that could be used to identify user names and profiles, despite promises from the site to the contrary.
Friday, 14 May 2010
Perhaps it's time to worry what Facebook is actually doing to your private information given its blatant lack of concern for your privacy.
Wednesday, 12 May 2010
Facebook vice president for public policy, Elliot Schrage answers the New York Times' readers' questions about privacy.
Monday, 26 Apr 2010
Facebook released their new 'open graph' feature last week, automatically turning it on for its millions of users. If you don't want your personal preferences broadcast all over the internet, here's how to turn it off.