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The Facebook Experiment Is Failing -- Here Are Its Flaws

Jeswin Kumar | Posted 06.14.2014 | Technology
Jeswin Kumar

The thing is, these aren't accidental flaws in Facebook. These are features.

Employment-Related Identity Theft Gets Harder

Russ Warner | Posted 06.05.2013 | Technology
Russ Warner

The Social Security Administration (SSA) has now added a new tool on their web site for tax-payers to detect employment-related identity theft. Your online account, known as "my Social Security," can give you access to your yearly earnings statement, among other things.

Living Out Loud -- Should We All Be More "Open?": To Share or Not to Share (Part 2 of 7)

Don Tapscott | Posted 07.22.2012 | Technology
Don Tapscott

Each of us needs a personal privacy strategy governing what information we release and to whom. Rather than default to openness we should default to privacy, and then choose to share information where the benefits outweigh the dangers.

Bianca Bosker

The Problem With Facebook's New Apps | Bianca Bosker | Posted 01.21.2012 | Technology

This week, Facebook held a quiet coming-out party for a new class of "frictionless" apps that will automatically share on Facebook any action you take...

Bianca Bosker

Pandora Founder Wary Of Facebook's Approach To Sharing | Bianca Bosker | Posted 01.11.2012 | Technology

LAS VEGAS -- Internet radio site Pandora was one of the first companies to embrace Facebook's instant personalization push, a controversial feature th...

Facebook Adds More Ads

The Huffington Post | Bianca Bosker | Posted 11.23.2011 | Technology

Facebook will be serving up more ads in more places thanks to its latest change. The social networking service has introduced "Sponsored Stories," ...

Jason Gilbert

Does Facebook Want You To Share Too Much? | Jason Gilbert | Posted 11.23.2011 | Technology

The new Facebook, unveiled by CEO Mark Zuckerberg at the f8 Conference in San Francisco, just might remind you of an ex-girlfriend or ex-boyfriend you...

Bianca Bosker

Facebook Unveils Entirely New Relationship Category | Bianca Bosker | Posted 11.14.2011 | Technology

Facebook is rolling out a feature that introduces an entirely new relationship category to the social networking site. Until now, users could only ...

STUDY: Facebook Sharing Sending Readers To Big News Sites

AP | By MICHAEL LIEDTKE | Posted 07.09.2011 | Technology

SAN FRANCISCO -- Facebook is influencing what news gets read online as people use the Internet's most popular hangout to share and recommend content. ...

Facebook Launches A New Button

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 06.25.2011 | Technology

[NOTE:] This feature will be available to all Facebook users. A previous version of this post incorrectly stated that Facebook's "Share" button applie...

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.

Facebook Sex Obsessed? Survey Shows 'Sex Sells' On The Site

Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Are Facebook users sex-obsessed? New data about Facebook shows that articles with sexual references in their titles are shared far more often than ...

Facebook TMI And Online Overshares: A Third Of Users Say They've Regretted An Online Post

Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Just because you can share more online doesn't mean you always should. A survey by Retrevo of 1000 online individuals found that nearly a third of ...