Facebook promises privacy settings to suit ‘everyone’
And kills off regional groups
Social network Facebook is road testing new privacy settings to replace the various privacy limits currently required for different applications and content.
Users will be offered a transition tool to help them move their settings across to a new page.
Chris Kelly, Facebook’s chief privacy officer, said the company had previously added privacy settings onto new features as they were introduced which led to a confusing and complicated process if a user wished to change settings.
Kelly said the tool was designed to preserve previous privacy settings and that Facebook would not be changing the information it shares with advertisers.
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