How to check which apps have access to your Facebook account, and delete them

By |2020-04-02T09:48:27+01:00March 23rd, 2018|Facebook|

If you've been following the news around Cambridge Analytica, the data consultancy firm hired by the Donald Trump campaign for the 2016 US election that harvested the data of up to 50 million Facebook users without their permission through data collected from third-party apps, you may want to know how to make sure that something similar isn't happening to you. Here's what you need to do: Go to [...]

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Police in Belgium warn people not to use Facebook’s Reactions feature

By |2020-01-27T17:16:40+00:00May 16th, 2016|Facebook|

Facebook, the social media network rolled out its alternative to the 'like' button in February, but police say you shouldn't use it if you want to protect your privacy For the past few months, Facebook has given its users the opportunity to express a range of emotions when they respond to posts they see in their feed. After years of complaining about the lack of a 'dislike' option, [...]

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Online tool tells you how strong your email and Facebook passwords are

By |2020-01-27T17:24:23+00:00May 9th, 2016|Facebook, Tech|

It'll take hackers just 0.29 seconds to crack into your email or Facebook account if you use “password” or “12345” as your password. Seriously, it's time to choose better passwords for your online accounts — and make sure they're unique, too. If you're not sure about how to go about setting up better passwords, there's an online tool that will tell you how quickly hackers can break them using today's [...]

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Facebook Pages Now Show How Quickly They Respond To Customers’ Messages

By |2020-01-28T15:45:16+00:00July 9th, 2015|Facebook|

Facebook has been working to improve customer service-focused features for Page administrators for some time, most recently with the introduction of “Saved Replies,” a feature that allows Page admins to quickly respond to incoming inquires with canned (pre-written) replies. Now, admins will be able to tout just how fast they do answer their customers' questions, as a number of Facebook admins report seeing a “response rate” feature. The [...]

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