• Facebook was tagging some users as 'interested in treason' - guess who media said would misuse data?

    5 days ago - By RT

    It has emerged that Facebook used a "treason" tag to mark some of its users. When Danish media reported that FB had since discontinued the label, it also decided to single out only ‘evil Russians' as possible abusers of the data.
    Read more ...

     

  • Facebook used ‘treason' as a tag for users' interests

    Facebook used ‘treason' as a tag for users' interests

    5 days ago - By New York Post

    COPENHAGEN - Facebook has removed “treason” as a keyword to identify its users' interests for advertisers, it said on Wednesday after Danish state broadcaster DR revealed its existence. In an article published on Wednesday, DR cited experts expressing concerns that the tag - that Facebook called an “interest category” - could be used by intelligence...
    Read more ...