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April 29, 2010 at 11:40 AM

Facebook “eroding” privacy timeline, yikes

If you’ve been trying to keep track of Facebook’s privacy policies, check out the “eroding privacy policy” timeline published by the Electronic Frontier Foundation.

From the privacy group’s summation:

Facebook originally earned its core base of users by offering them simple and powerful controls over their personal information. As Facebook grew larger and became more important, it could have chosen to maintain or improve those controls…

The primer comes as Facebook users are facing “high-pressure tactics” to disclose more information, according to ReadWriteWeb.

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