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May 01, 2019
Cut the crap, Mark Zuckerberg, nobody cares if Facebook is encrypted, and you know itDespite the lies, tone-deaf attitude & support for genocidal dictators, we continue to use Facebook.
Mar 04, 2019
Facebook lets anyone look up your profile using phone number meant for 2FA securityIn essence, if you are giving your phone number for 2FA, you are giving Facebook permission to share your number with advertisers.
Feb 15, 2019
Facebook keeps a list of people it deems to be a threat and then tracks their movementsSecurity employees at Facebook can use Facebook’s own product to identify and track deemed threats.
Oct 23, 2018
Low cost smartphones make money off our privacy, it's time we fixed thisSome smartphone manufacturers bundle the consent provided by users when first accessing their device
Oct 08, 2018
Facebook unveils Portal: Spy tool or next-gen communications platform?The Portal and Portal+ will track our movements in real-time and listen for audio cues.
Aug 08, 2018
Apple tells US lawmakers that iPhones do not eavesdrop on user conversationApple said iPhones do not record audio while listening for Siri wake-up commands and Siri does not share spoken words.
May 02, 2018
Mark Zuckerberg’s emphatic defence of Facebook at F8 2018 fails to address the core issues plaguing the platformWhile talking about Facebook’s commitment to building communities, Zuckerberg failed to emphasise the importance of user privacy.
Apr 06, 2018
Robust legal framework required to tackle issues related to data privacy to avoid Facebook Cambridge Analytica type breach: ResearchersLooking at the current Facebook crisis, Raymond said Cambridge Analytica's use of data from various Facebook apps really isn't much different; they just gathered the information into a single source.
Mar 25, 2018
Android permission structure allowed Facebook to harvest our call and SMS logs for yearsWhile going through the data that Facebook has on them, several users discovered that Facebook harvested call and SMS logs and related metadata.
Mar 21, 2018
Deleting our Facebook accounts will not protect our privacy, fighting for a capable data protection law just mightThe only thing we can do, what we should do, is fight for our right to privacy, demand a law that protects this right.