CEO Mark Zuckerberg's claimed intent to focus on privacy will be hard to execute, will not happen soon and does not address major concerns about the company's role in society.
Facebook users no longer see the site as a confidant. They're struggling with how to deal with a messy codependence – and whether to just break up and move on with healthier friends.
Don't swear off social media. Use it to your advantage.
We’re at a critical moment as users of Facebook. It's our responsibility to educate ourselves about how our data is bought and sold.
An expert explains how Facebook's privacy issues are linked to a bigger problem – a 'hostile information architecture,' largely controlled by corporate interests.
If you want us to delete social media, you need to fill the political news vacuum it creates.
A corporate apology is always connected to the benefits it brings to the company. It is not a personal apology, it is a form of institutional positioning.
An email from Aleksandr Kogan sheds light on exactly how much your Facebook data reveals about you, and what data scientists can actually do with that information.
More and more, news items, adverts and posts by friends are blurred in Facebook's interface. This all merges into a single stream of information.
A scholar of digital trust evaluates Facebook's current efforts and proposes some improvements the company could make.
Facebook has been used at times for antisocial behavior. However, such behaviors are neither unique nor new.