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Re: Consolidated Running Online Privacy/Social Media Issues thread
« Reply #45 on: April 12, 2018, 07:02:36 AM »
But hey, the big social media companies are "content neutral" right?  While they sell all your information.

Sure. Just like the big ISPs.
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Re: Consolidated Running Online Privacy/Social Media Issues thread
« Reply #46 on: April 12, 2018, 07:06:59 AM »

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Re: Consolidated Running Online Privacy/Social Media Issues thread
« Reply #47 on: April 12, 2018, 07:42:36 AM »
But hey, the big social media companies are "content neutral" right?  While they sell all your information.

Sure. Just like the big ISPs.

And why would think they had to be neutral...
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Re: Consolidated Running Online Privacy/Social Media Issues thread
« Reply #49 on: April 13, 2018, 04:20:09 PM »

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Re: Consolidated Running Online Privacy/Social Media Issues thread
« Reply #51 on: April 17, 2018, 10:01:48 AM »
And we tried to stop them in court : https://www.theregister.co.uk/2018/02/16/facebook_told_to_stop_tracking_belgian_folks_or_face_fines_of_250000_a_day/

Facebook's answer : if you are not a facebook user you no longer have access to facebook pages (full page popups asking you to register appear).

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Re: Consolidated Running Online Privacy/Social Media Issues thread
« Reply #52 on: April 18, 2018, 12:04:00 PM »
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Re: Consolidated Running Online Privacy/Social Media Issues thread
« Reply #53 on: April 18, 2018, 05:50:35 PM »
lol
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Re: Consolidated Running Online Privacy/Social Media Issues thread
« Reply #54 on: April 18, 2018, 06:28:13 PM »
https://www.the-parallax.com/2018/04/05/deletefacebook-7-steps-delete-facebook/

Haven't done it yet because I don't particularly care (or not yet -- I think it's amusing they consider me "very conservative". When they shadowban me, that'll change.  :knuppel2: I'm not remotely even distantly that important tho.)

Still, worth comparing to other delete FB checklists.
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