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Facebook to exclude US users from some privacy enhancements


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#1 JohnC_21

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Posted 04 April 2018 - 08:14 AM

There’s no way to sugarcoat this message: Facebook’s  founder Mark Zuckerberg  believes North America users of his platform deserve a lower data protection standard than people everywhere else in the world.

In a phone interview with Reuters yesterday Mark Zuckerberg declined to commit to universally implementing changes to the platform that are necessary to comply with the European Union’s incoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

https://techcrunch.com/2018/04/04/facebook-gdpr-wont-be-universal/



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#2 Chris Cosgrove

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Posted 04 April 2018 - 06:34 PM

I saw this reported in 'The Register' as well but you have to take pity on the poor man - he needs the data so that he can sell advertising etc..

 

Still, I would have thought it technically harder to operate two (or more) privacy policies.

 

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Posted 04 April 2018 - 07:23 PM

So...its not only donald trump taking the USA for a ride....


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Posted 23 May 2018 - 11:25 AM

And in the end it was all for naught.

Here’s Some Important Information About Your Online Privacy That You Won’t Bother To Read
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http://waterfordwhispersnews.com/2018/05/23/heres-some-important-information-about-your-online-privacy-that-you-wont-bother-to-read/
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Posted 26 May 2018 - 07:26 AM

Privacy policies are changing everywhere.

3-Year-Old Barges In On Mom In Restroom To Announce New Privacy Policy
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http://babylonbee.com/news/3-year-old-barges-in-on-mom-in-restroom-to-announce-new-privacy-policy/
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Posted 27 May 2018 - 07:31 PM

The NSA (National Security Agency) wants you to know:

NSA updates privacy policy
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https://www.duffelblog.com/2018/05/nsa-updates-privacy-policy/
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