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Archive for May, 2012

10 Things You Should Know About Facebook’s New Privacy Policy

 

Facebook updated its privacy policy last Friday, clarifying what it does with your data, while also blurring the limits of what it can do with your information. Commendably, it posted the entire document with tracked changes in red. It’s a 14-page document, which I know you all have time to read (insert SarcMarc).

10 Things You Should Know About Facebook’s New Privacy Policy

One in 10 US Facebook users don’t protect privacy

 

About 13 million Facebook users in the United States either do not use or do not know about the social network’s privacy controls, sharing private information they would not have otherwise. This amounts to one out of every 10 users in the country.

One in 10 US Facebook users don’t protect privacy

Court: No 1st Amendment protection for Facebook ‘like’ – chicagotribune.com

 

Associated Press

9:27 a.m. CDT, May 4, 2012

The "like" button on Facebook seems like a relatively clear way to express your support for something, but a federal judge says that doesn’t mean clicking it is constitutionally protected speech.

Court: No 1st Amendment protection for Facebook ‘like’ – chicagotribune.com