Hello and welcome to this new issue! Your monthly dose of all things about Facebook. Let’s get straight to the links this month.
In the News
Complete chronological compilation from 2007-2016 here.
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Great Articles/Discussions (Editor’s Picks)
- Why do we keep using Facebook? – [@HN discussion]
- All the Ways You Can’t Trust Facebook
- Delete Facebook Account on Hacker News
- 16% of the code on the average site belongs to Facebook, and what that means – [@HN discussion]
- How Facebook targeted advertisements track you online, offline and where they sell your private data [Best of the Month]
- How Facebook Is Changing Your Internet (New York Times short documentary) Youtube mirror
- Facebook Sells Your Privacy To Advertisers For Next To Nothing
Guides & Tutorials
- Delete Instagram Account
- How to See “All Companies” Tracking you on Facebook
- How To Remove An App Or Service From Your Facebook Account
Don’t miss the excellent documentary Facebookistan available on Vimeo (password: facebookistan )
Check the collection of videos about the problems of Facebook and the recent documentaries:
- ABC Four Corners Facebook: Cracking the code (r/documentaries thread)
- BBC Panorama What Facebook Knows About You (r/unitedkingdom thread)
A gentle reminder that if you still are on Facebook, please read the guide with step by step instructions to leave Facebook.
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