If you had an hour with Mark Zuckerberg, what would you ask? Here's what I learned about the state and future of Facebook, data, politics and bad actors

If you had an hour with Mark Zuckerberg, what would you ask? Here's what I learned about the state and future of Facebook, data, politics and bad actors
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Onstine As a result of Cambridge Analytica, misappropriation of data, #deletefacebook, calls for regulation and the US Congressional attestation, Facebook announced a series of '' initiatives to restrict access to data and protect people on the platform. What is more remarkable, however, is that Mark Zuckerberg also organized a last-minute meeting with media and analysts to explain these efforts and to answer tough questions for an hour. Let's start with the news of the company In order to better protect the information of Facebook users, the company makes the following changes in nine priority areas over the coming months (Source Facebook: Events API : ] Until today, users could authorize an application to obtain information about events that they host or assist, including This allowed users to add Facebook events to the agenda, to the ticket office or to other applications.According to the company, events on Facebook contain information about the presence from other people as well as about the publications on the wall of the event. From today on, applications using the API can no longer access the list of the ###. ###, ###, ### ###, ################################################################# 39, guests or publicat ions on the wall of events. Groups API : Applications currently require administrator permission groups. For secret groups, applications need the permission of an administrator. However, the groups contain information about people and conversations and Facebook wants to make sure everything is protected. To go ahead, any third-party applications using the Groups API will need the approval of Facebook and an administrator to ensure that they benefit at the same time. group. Applications will no longer be able to access the list of members of a group. Facebook also deletes personal information, such as names and profile photos, attached to posts or comments. Page API : Previously, third-party applications could use the API. This allows developers to create tools to help page owners perform common tasks such as scheduling publications and responding to comments or messages. At the same time, applications also have access to more data than necessary. Now, Facebook wants to make sure that the information on the page is only available for applications that provide useful services to our community. Any future access to the Pages API will need to be approved by Facebook. Connecting to Facebook : Two weeks ago, Facebook announced changes to Facebook Login. As of today, Facebook will need to approve…

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