Tag: settings

Dear Facebook, I Would Like My Illusion* of Privacy Back, K, Thanks

When Facebook "upgraded" or "simplified" its privacy settings they removed the ability to turn off your recent activity feed (this was one update ago. I think).  Now everything you do posts to your wall and the news feed. You can not opt out. If you don't like it Facebook says you're welcome to use the … Continue reading Dear Facebook, I Would Like My Illusion* of Privacy Back, K, Thanks

5 Easy Steps to Stay Safe (and Private!) on Facebook from ReadWriteWeb

Sarah Perez at ReadWriteWeb has put together 5 easy steps to help you stay safe on Facebook. Make Friend Lists Who Can See What on Your Profile Who Can See Your Address and Phone Number Change Who Can Find You on Facebook via Search Stop Sharing Personal Info with Unknown Applications Number 5 refers to … Continue reading 5 Easy Steps to Stay Safe (and Private!) on Facebook from ReadWriteWeb

Facebook’s New Privacy Features: A Complete Guide from Mashable

Mashable has put together a Complete Guide, their words not mine, to Facebook Privacy settings.  It covers Profiles - did you know soon you'll be able to have fans? Yeah they can friend you but you don't friend them back. Status Updates Realtime Search - searches last 30 days of news feed activity – photos, … Continue reading Facebook’s New Privacy Features: A Complete Guide from Mashable