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A Simple Guide To Control Facebook Photo Tagging

Facebook tags are a very helpful feature. Imagine an instance when you party out with friends and rather than having to search the photos of the occasion from their respective profiles, you get to them right away through the tags. However, for some, photo-tagging on Facebook is a tad bit annoying too since a lot of tags tend to get to one's head.
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Facebook Privacy Issues: Your Guide To The Latest Changes

After feeling intense heat from its users regarding recent changes to its privacy policy, Facebook brought some new security settings Wednesday. The streamlined settings are intended to help users better understand and more easily manage the information that they share and handle.In an announcement Wednesday afternoon, Facebook founder…
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Facebook’s Zuckerberg Apologizes For Privacy Gaffes

In today's Washington Post, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has written an essay that can be construed to be a crafted apology meant for damage control. The changes Zuckerberg writes about are nothing new: making it simpler for users to control their information and to turn off third-party services. The rest of the article's 528 words are dedicated to…
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Protech Yourself From Facebook’s Privacy Breaches

With the frequentprivacy breaches occurring in Facebook recently, the helpful team at Lifehacker have come up with on how to secure yourself against losing your privacy on Facebook without taking too drastic measures such as deleting your account. Read on for this very handy list of tips and tricks.Should I Quit Facebook Altogether? We've…
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The Scary Future Of Facebook’s Privacy Changes

The team at Gizmodo take a humorous look at the future of Facebook user privacy that's amusing yet scary since it's a little too close to home. Read on to find out what Facebook may eventually be planning to do with all your private data.2007 - Facebook Beacon links your purchases at online stores to your Facebook account so your friends…
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Facebook Bug Caused Private Email Addresses To Be Revealed

A brief breach in Facebook's privacy shield on Tuesday caused the social networking giant to accidentally reveal the private email addresses of users to the world. This means your email address could be viewed by someone who is not in your friend list. The bug was fixed in 30 minutes, but by then dozens of people had noticed and complained about…
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Facebook To Change Privacy Settings Again?

Facebook deputy general counsel Michael Richter wrote in a post on Facebook's blog yesterday that they going to change the social network's policies "to make way for some exciting new products." Now this means changes are soon coming to Facebook's Privacy Policy and Statement of Rights and Responsibilities, and those changes never go down well with…
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