Facebook privacy changes make updates public by default

12/10/2009 | PaidContent.org

Facebook's newest version of its privacy settings defaults status updates so that they are available to everyone, a "worrisome development that will likely cause a major shift in privacy level for most of Facebook's users, whether intentionally or inadvertently," according to the Electronic Frontier Foundation. Facebook maintains that the change is to make the settings simpler, though Joseph Tartakoff notes that the company does want users to share their updates more publicly.

View Full Article in:


Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Media

Job Title Company Location
Chief Revenue Officer
Chief Revenue Officer - NY, Denver or San Fran
New York, Denver or San Francisco, NY
Senior Manager, Advertising Technology Operations
Pandora Media, Inc.
Oakland, CA
Director, Operational Enablement and Excellence
Pandora Media, Inc.
Okaland, CA
Sales Director - ROBLOX (New York)
Programmatic Manager
A+E Networks
New York, NY