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Old 04-23-2018, 11:18 AM
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Default Facebook Moves 15bn Users Out of Reach...

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Old 04-23-2018, 11:31 AM
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I'm not. Facebook makes it's profits by giving way access and selling the data obtained from the free access. The more data to sell, the higher the profits.

It's the price you pay for the service you get. Unlike government data, you are not required to participate. Or you can limit your participation however you choose. Government sells, gives away or makes public your data without a choice.
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