Posts Tagged ‘Facebook’

Cell Phones a Much Bigger Privacy Risk Than Facebook

Friday , February 20, 2009

Everyone worries about the drunken photos of themselves posted on Facebook that could leak out to the wider world — whether it’s to that cute guy or girl, your parents, or, worse yet, future employers.

But that isn’t the half of it. Facebook has nothing on cell phones, which have become the most powerful weapon of privacy invasion ever. Continue reading

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Cell Phones a Much Bigger Privacy Risk Than Facebook

Everyone worries about the drunken photos of themselves posted on Facebook that could leak out to the wider world — whether it’s to that cute guy or girl, your parents, or, worse yet, future employers.  But that isn’t the half of it. Facebook has nothing on cell phones, which have become the most powerful weapon of privacy invasion ever.

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Linked In Or Out?

“I am the IT Administrator for a regional restaurant chain, and as of late I am noticing more and more people sending me invitations to sites like LinkedIn, FaceBook, etc. Continue reading

Maine police credit Facebook page in solving crime (AP)

AUBURN, Maine – Three weeks after setting up a page on Facebook, a central Maine police department is crediting the social networking Web site with helping solve a vandalism case.

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Revised Facebook privacy policy draws protests

Deborah Gage, Chronicle Staff Writer

(02-18) 00:03 PST San Francisco — Facebook has apparently bowed to pressure from users who protested a change to the social networking site’s privacy policy and returned to its original policy – at least for now.

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Facebook: Relax, we won’t sell your photos

On an otherwise placid holiday weekend, one blog’s commentary on a change to Facebook’s terms of service created a firestorm of banter on the Web: does the social network claim ownership to any user content on the site, even if the user deletes it?

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Mobile phone operators to boost ‘chat’ services (AFP)

BARCELONA, Spain (AFP) – Sixty mobile phone operators have linked up to develop new “chat” functionality for subscribers that will replicate the experience of online programmes such as MSN Messenger, according to an industry initiative unveiled Monday.

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