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Sep 29, 2014 09:00 AM ET // AFP
New website, Ello, states that the practice of collecting and selling personal data for profit is both creepy and unethical.
Jun 30, 2014 11:10 AM ET // AFP
Manipulation was done to facilitate research on how feeds affect users' moods.
Oct 7, 2013 12:52 PM ET // Nic Halverson
Realface Glamoflage t-shirts are littered with celebrity faces to derail auto-tagging algorithms. Continue reading →
Dec 27, 2011 04:59 PM ET // Rob Pegoraro
Facebook's Timeline combines the time-suck distraction of a photo album with instant feedback from friends -- and one huge privacy risk.
Sep 23, 2011 03:21 PM ET // Rob Pegoraro
Is Facebook a social network or a sociology experiment? It feels like the site is trying to see how much abuse its users will tolerate: a lot, apparently.
Aug 31, 2011 09:30 AM ET // Rob Pegoraro
Facebook has revised its privacy options. Yes, again. Here are some things to watch out for and settings to change.