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  • Facebook tries to make its privacy settings clearer - The Verge

    Facebook tries to make its privacy settings clearer - The Verge;

    Facebook today introduced a redesigned Privacy Basics page, in an attempt to make its often controversial privacy options easier to navigate. The revamped page, announced in a blog post on Thursday, is now mobile-friendly and includes 32 interactive ...and more »

  • Beyond Privacy Basics: How to make your Facebook profile even more private - htxt.africa

    Beyond Privacy Basics: How to make your Facebook profile even more private - htxt.africa;

    Facebook has given its privacy settings a bit of an overhaul this week with Facebook Privacy Basics. Facebook has often been accused of obscuring privacy settings in hidden menus and making them jargon heavy, so it looks like the company has decided to ...and more »

  • Facebook's New Privacy Basics Page Is An Interactive Guide to Facebook's Obtuse Privacy Settings - Lifehacker

    Facebook's New Privacy Basics Page Is An Interactive Guide to Facebook's Obtuse Privacy Settings - Lifehacker;

    Facebook has been trying to simplify and help people understand its privacy settings for a while now, and today they're launching a new interactive tool that functions as both a series of how-to guides and a checkup tool. Advertisement. The new Privacy ...and more »

  • Facebook's 'Privacy Basics' site now more mobile-friendly with new guides and a FAQ - VentureBeat

    Facebook's 'Privacy Basics' site now more mobile-friendly with new guides and a FAQ - VentureBeat;

    Three years ago, Facebook launched Privacy Basics, a site that sought to educate the social network's users on how to better protect their data from people they didn't intend to share it with. Today, the company introduced a revamped version, one that ...and more »

  • Managing Facebook privacy settings is now easier than ever - BGR

    Facebook lets you customize plenty of privacy-related aspects of your Facebook experience, but not everything is crystal clear, and you might ignore some important settings while digging through the various menus at your disposal. Apparently, Facebook ...and more »

  • Facebook wants you to pay more attention to your privacy - Mashable

    Facebook wants you to pay more attention to your privacy - Mashable;

    A man walks past a sign in an office on the Facebook campus in Menlo Park, California. Image: AP Photo/Jeff Chiu. 2017%2f02%2f03%2fd8%2ffreialobo3.e7de8 By Freia Lobo Jan 26, 2017. Facebook is now making it easier to keep your information private ...and more »

  • Facebook Revamps 'Privacy Basics' User Guide - Tom's Hardware

    Facebook Revamps 'Privacy Basics' User Guide - Tom's Hardware;

    Facebook updated its Privacy Basics user guide to make it easier for people to learn how to protect their personal information on its platform. Privacy Basics was introduced in 2014 as an interactive walkthrough of the social network's myriad settings ...and more »

  • Facebook adds Privacy Basics to help secure accounts - SC Magazine

    Facebook adds Privacy Basics to help secure accounts - SC Magazine;

    The features are meant to improve functionality and top basics based on the most frequently asked questions about privacy and security. Facebook is celebrating Data Privacy Day by introducing the new Privacy Basics feature to control who see what its ...and more »

  • Facebook tries to simplify its privacy information, again - The INQUIRER

    Facebook tries to simplify its privacy information, again - The INQUIRER;

    BOG DWELLERS USED TO WADING THROUGH MUD may enjoy Facebook's new way of presenting its privacy information. Typically Facebook and privacy do not go well together, at least not on these pages. But the firm does make efforts to explain what ...and more »

  • Facebook upgrades Privacy Basics with more guides - Engadget

    Facebook upgrades Privacy Basics with more guides - Engadget;

    Facebook isn't exactly a stellar example of a company that values your privacy, but it just made its features' privacy settings much easier to understand. The social network has debuted a redesigned Privacy Basics section, which now works better on ...and more »