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Why You Shouldn’t Use Facebook to Log In to Other Siteshttps://medium.com/the-new-york-times/why-you-shouldnt-use-facebook-to-log-in-to-other-sites-b6827fdb1f21Facebook offered a convenient and secure way to sign up for online services. A major hack shows it failed at its one job.
How to Quit Facebook for Good, From 10 People Who Havehttps://medium.com/s/story/how-to-quit-facebook-for-good-from-10-people-who-have-76658c8b6ed8Last Friday, Facebook announced its largest security breach to date, compromising the data of nearly 50 million users. The news broke less than a year after Facebook came under fire for another security scandal when it was revealed that political data consulting firm Cambridge Analytica had collected personal information from users’ profiles. (Profiles on Instagram, which is owned by Facebook, may have been compromised as well, though only if users had linked their accounts to Facebook.)
TicToc by Bloomberg on Twitter: “Within hours of Facebook’s announcement that nearly 50 million accounts were compromised by hackers, a class-action suit against the social media giant was filed by users in California… https://t.co/mGFJ48UQ0C”https://twitter.com/tictoc/status/1045945097223905281“Within hours of Facebook’s announcement that nearly 50 million accounts were compromised by hackers, a class-action suit against the social media giant was filed by users in California https://t.co/BST7uaLYwG”
How to Delete Messages in Facebook Messenger | Digital Trendshttps://www.digitaltrends.com/social-media/how-to-delete-messages-in-facebook-messenger/Have you ever wished you could get completely erase the conversations you’ve had in Facebook Messenger? Well, you can, and the process is actually quite simple. Here’s how, whether you’re looking to rid your conversation of specific messages or delete entire messages threads.
“Social media has created an artificial pecking order and manufactured consent on the definition of status. The more fans, friends or followers you have the higher you are in the pecking order, and the greater your status.”
The Toxic Impact of Quantifying Every Aspect of Our Liveshttps://medium.com/@skooloflife/the-toxic-impact-of-quantifying-every-aspect-of-our-lives-92cca4e8448fWhen we start seeing people as numbers, we’ve voluntarily chosen to quantify or our humanity.
MySpace turns 15: Looking back at a pre-Facebook world – CNEThttps://www.cnet.com/news/myspace-memories-15-years-later-facebook-social-media/?ftag=CAD1acfa04&bhid=27170905380744054130315685538756It was a much simpler time back in the day… “Your first friend Tom. Top 8 drama. Take a look back at the most popular social networking sites before Facebook.”