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Facebook Privacy Controls

Facebook's New Privacy Policy Comes Under Fire

The Huffington Post | Drew Guarini | Posted 09.05.2013 | Technology

Try not to die of shock, but Facebook is in hot water over privacy concerns again. On Wednesday, six privacy groups sent a letter to the Federal Tr...

Facebook Makes It Easier To Protect Your Info

AP | By MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 02.11.2013 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Facebook is trying to make its privacy controls easier to find and understand in an effort to turn the world's largest social n...

How to Control Facebook App Privacy (VIDEO)

Larry Magid | Posted 05.24.2012 | Technology
Larry Magid

Facebook is more than a social network. It's also a platform that allows independent developers to create applications, or "apps" that greatly expand what the service can offer.

Facebook Revamps Privacy Controls

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 10.24.2011 | Technology

Facebook today announced a major overhaul of the site's privacy controls, which will be rolling out in the next few days. New sharing tools will ma...

Monitor Kids On Facebook Without Being Their 'Friend' | Posted 09.27.2011 | Technology

Parents fret all the time about protecting their kids on Facebook, but many of the products and services I’ve seen that aim to help are intrusive, a...

6 Simple Steps to Protect Your Facebook Privacy

Howard Steven Friedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Howard Steven Friedman

In this digital age most of our personal information is already readily available. When in doubt always revert to rule #1: If you don't want the entire world to see something, then don't post it.

You Are Responsible for Your Own (Facebook) Privacy

Howard Steven Friedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Howard Steven Friedman

Facebook users are expressing shock that the company is looking to monetize their personal information. These people are probably also staunch believers in the Tooth Fairy.

New Facebook Privacy Controls 'May Make Your Head Hurt' | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Today, alongside Community Pages and a revamped Interests section, Facebook is also making some changes to its privacy controls. Facebook and confusin...

Facebook Privacy Settings You Need To Know (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Facebook responded to user outcry over the site's more permissive and complex privacy settings by announcing new, simplified privacy controls that aim...

Digg's Kevin Rose Reveals the Kinder, Gentler Side of Zuckerberg

Jim Louderback | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Jim Louderback

On Wednesday, Facebook overhauled their privacy controls, in a frantic effort to engender some positive spin.

HuffPost Q&A: What Do You Want To Know About Facebook And Online Privacy?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

In response to a backlash against its latest, more permissive privacy settings, Facebook announced new, simplified privacy features that would hopeful...

Users REACT To Facebook's New Privacy Controls (PICTURES)

Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

In response to the backlash against its more permissive (and "bewildering") new privacy policy, Facebook unveiled a set of new, simplified privacy con...

Facebook Privacy Changes Concerns Experts | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

That didn't take long. Just 24 hours after Facebook began rolling out a privacy announcement and settings tool to its more than 350 million users, a n...

Facebook's Privacy Move Violates Contract With Users: ANALYSIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Your name, profile picture, gender, current city, networks, Friends List, and all the pages you subscribe to are now publicly available information on...

Facebook Caves To Criticism: Lets Friends List Privacy Options

PC World Business Center | David Coursey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Facebook's new privacy controls remain a work in progress a full 24 hours after release and months after they were announced. Responding to criticism ...