28 Hidden Facebook Features Only Power Users Know | PCMag.com

Think you’re a Facebook expert? There are probably a few tricks you don’t know.

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Facebook implements trust scoring for all users

Facebook is assigning users a score to gauge how trustworthy they are — but it will neither disclose the criteria nor what it does with that info.

Facebook revealed this week it’s trying to stem the flow of fake news by assigning trust values to users. It insists on keeping its criteria for trustworthiness secret though, in case untrustworthy people try to game the system — and they almost certainly will.

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Scroll Free September: Social media users urged to log off – BBC News

Social media devotees are being encouraged to “take back control” and stop scrolling through their feeds for an entire month.

The Royal Public Health Society is behind Scroll Free September, which is targeting users of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat.

It believes logging off could improve sleep, relationships and wellbeing.

NHS England said it was right to highlight social media’s role in a rise in young people’s mental health issues.The campaign is asking phone addicts to give up, or cut down on, their use of personal social media accounts.

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Facebook wants your naked photos to stop revenge porn – BBC News

Facebook is asking British users to send naked photos of themselves to the social network, to try to stop revenge porn.

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Facebook Container Extension: Take control of how you’re being tracked | The Firefox Frontier

Our Multi-Account Containers extension has been a game changer for many users, letting them manage various parts of their online life without intermingling your accounts. To help Firefox users have more control of their data on Facebook, we’ve created the Facebook Container Extension.

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The Best Alternative For Every Facebook Feature | WIRED

If you’re ready to quit Facebook, here’s how to replace everything you might miss.

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Want To Know Who’s Ignoring Your Friend Request On Facebook? Here’s How

We must admit, we can’t live a day without smartphone and Facebook. Not only Facebook, some instant messaging app like WhatsApp, Telegram, Instagram are now playing an important role in our life.

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Social Media και Ανθρώπινα δικαιώματα |

Το συγκλονιστικό ντοκιμαντέρ “The Cleaners”, έδωσε την αφορμή για μία συζήτηση στο πλαίσιο του 20ου Φεστιβάλ Ντοκιμαντέρ Θεσσαλονίκης, με θέμα τα όρια στη λογοκρισία στα Μέσα Κοινωνικής Δικτύωσης, το μεσημέρι της Δευτέρας 5 Μαρτίου, στην Αποθήκη Γ’. Continue reading “Social Media και Ανθρώπινα δικαιώματα |”

Η σπηλιά του facebook | Η Εφημερίδα των Συντακτών

Σε μια από τις διασημότερες αλληγορίες από καταβολής κόσμου, της σπηλιάς του Πλάτωνα, οι άνθρωποι ζουν φυλακισμένοι και αλυσοδεμένοι σε μια σπηλιά και το μόνο που βλέπουν είναι οι σκιές των αντικειμένων, που από το φως μιας φωτιάς που σιγοκαίει πίσω τους προβάλλονται στον τοίχο της σπηλιάς.

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