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There Is No Reason To Like A Facebook Page

Full disclosure: I “like” 256 brand pages on Facebook. Further disclosure: I actually don’t like how the majority of those 256 Pages are using Facebook. A cursory glance shows that many of these Pages haven’t posted a thing in several months, and many,...

Facebook Gave Device Makers Deep Access to Data on Users and Friends

As Facebook sought to become the world’s dominant social media service, it struck agreements allowing phone and other device makers access to vast amounts of its users’ personal information. Facebook has reached data-sharing partnerships with at least 60 d...

The Monopoly-Busting Case Against Google, Amazon, Uber, And Facebook

Antitrust crusaders have built up serious momentum in Washington, but so far, it’s all been theory...

Russian Firms ‘Scraped’ Data from Facebook for Facial Recognition

On the same day Facebook announced that it had carried out its biggest purge yet of American account...

It shouldn’t be a surprise that Facebook is conducting mass surveillance through its apps

Facebook used its apps to gather information about users and their friends, including some who had n...

Facebook Is Tracking You Even If You’re Not on Facebook

Facebook’s problems just keep accumulating, drip by drip—or more like splash by splash. It...

THIS IS HOW TO STOP FACEBOOK’S ADVERTISING NETWORK TRACKING YOU ONLINE

Part of what makes companies like Facebook and Google so valuable, is that they oversee vast treasur...

Think Facebook knows a lot about you? Google is WORSE!

Facebook has hit the headlines in recent weeks over its handling of your private data, and now the s...

Facebook is listening to everything for more than conversation-based ads

Facebook has the ability to spy on users in their homes and offices because of the official Facebo...

Facebook ‘password stealer’ websites are scams – will infect your computer or phone with dangerous malware

NOSY parkers who try to access lovers or pals Facebook accounts could end up getting into trouble th...