Facebook, Privacy and Rolling the Dice


And while Facebook says it advises its users to “employ…precautions” when downloading applications, any Facebook user will tell you that most applications simply won’t work if you don’t agree to give the developer access to your information.
Office of the Privacy Commissioner


It’s articles like this, from the Privacy Commissioner of Canada that makes me regularly delete Facebook apps from my profile.   A slim Facebook profile is the new black.

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