May be dropping Facebook soon

scotchandcigar

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I think what Zuck is actually saying, is that Facebook will increasingly become a platform where a user will share/communicate with one other user; like Twitter or Instagram, or any number of existing apps. It seems unnecessary.
 

HecticArt

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Or email, or texts, or phone calls, or god forbid, actually talking to people.

No clue what the angle is that allows him to monetize a network of private messages.
There's nothing about FB that would entice me to pay a subscription fee.
 

Jon

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Facebook, And Messenger!, Quit working for me. Every time I log in it shows me a blank screen with no news feed. SO I deleted it, and will stay off it for good. People want to get a hold of me, they know where they can find me.
 
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scotchandcigar

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Channel98

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A Facebook executive says there is no evidence any employees accessed or abused these passwords. Should we believe him? After all, this is the same company that shared 87,000,000 users' personal information with a political polling firm; shared personal information with Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, Netflix and other companies; and has been hit with huge fines in Europe and the UK for violating privacy regulations and is facing huge fines in the US.

Facebook staff had access to hundreds of millions of people's passwords - CNN
 

scotchandcigar

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A Facebook executive says there is no evidence any employees accessed or abused these passwords. Should we believe him? After all, this is the same company that shared 87,000,000 users' personal information with a political polling firm; shared personal information with Apple, Amazon, Microsoft, Netflix and other companies; and has been hit with huge fines in Europe and the UK for violating privacy regulations and is facing huge fines in the US.

Facebook staff had access to hundreds of millions of people's passwords - CNN
That's ok, they were all '123456' anyway.
 

Channel98

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This is a good start. Now if we can just keep a certain person off Twitter.......

Facebook bans white nationalism from platform after pressure from civil rights groups
The social media giant said in a blog post today that conversations with academics and civil rights groups convinced the company to expand its policies around hate groups.

Facebook bans white nationalism from platform after pressure from civil rights groups
 

semipenguin

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Facebook should just start putting everyone's user names and passwords on giant billboards so everyone who drives by can see them.

Hundreds of millions of Facebook records exposed on Amazon cloud servers

Facebook data exposed on Amazon's cloud service - CNN

 
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