Facebook privacy

09.21.12
Facebook shutting down facial recognition in the EU, gets stamp of approval from Ireland DPC
09.21.12

Facebook shutting down facial recognition in the EU, gets stamp of approval from Ireland DPC

Earlier this year, Ireland's Data Protection Commissioner, a body whose decisions impact Facebook'...

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07.27.12
Facebook's new Recommendations Bar pops up, just wants to be liked
07.27.12

Facebook's new Recommendations Bar pops up, just wants to be liked

Facebook's Recommendations Box sits passively on many websites, allowing us to engage or ignore as...

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06.26.12
Facebook's Find Friends Nearby feature falls off the map, leaves buddy locating to other social apps
06.26.12

Facebook's Find Friends Nearby feature falls off the map, leaves buddy locating to other social apps

We're happy to chat up our Facebook friends on the web, but empowering them to track us down in pe...

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06.25.12
Facebook's Find Friends Nearby:  GPS lets you give nearby mobile users a Friendshake
06.25.12

Facebook's Find Friends Nearby: GPS lets you give nearby mobile users a Friendshake

A mobile Facebook feature called Find Friends Nearby, previously code-named Friendshake, is coming...

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07.13.10
How-to: manage your Facebook privacy settings with three simple lists
07.13.10

How-to: manage your Facebook privacy settings with three simple lists

I used to love Facebook. I was in law school at Wisconsin when it launched, and everyone I knew on...

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05.27.10
Facebook's new privacy settings explained
05.27.10

Facebook's new privacy settings explained

Sure, it took Facebook a little too long to realize its users wanted easy-to-use privacy controls i...

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