Archive for December 2007

Facebook Apologizes, Allows Beacon to be Turned Off

OK, a few million other privacy advocates and I are a bit happier today. Although all is not well with Facebook and the way it so cavalierly treats the privacy of the millions of teens on its site. This from PC Magazine: Facebook’s Beacon advertising program took another hit Wednesday when founder and CEO Mark […]

Facebook Lies About Security

Now I’m just plain mad. Facebook has gone too far. In the company’s effort to make a buck through advertising, it has started lying about how it tracks member activity. This includes activity once a member has logged off Facebook! This is totally unacceptable. Remember, this is a site where the majority of members are […]