Have you ever really stopped to consider the sheer amount of data Facebook has on you? How long have you had your Facebook account? How many pictures have you posted and tagged? How many relationships have you had? Facebook has all that data, and much more – all your posts, your messages, your status changes, your likes, your comments, your profile (every version), your photos and videos… Facebook knows all. Do you have the Facebook app on your smartphone? Then it probably also has all of your phone contacts, ever. What many people don’t know is that you can actually download your entire Facebook dossier, and it’ll blow your mind. I’ll tell you how.
In other news, Intel has fixes coming soon for its chips while AMD chips have several newly discovered vulnerabilities. Alexa has been laughing at some of you, Apple has a nice web page to help you control what your kids can access, PayPal shares your data with over 600 companies, and the Geek Squad has been snooping around on your computers for the FBI.
For Further Insight:
- Apple’s Families page: https://www.apple.com/families/
- Download your Facebook data: https://www.facebook.com/help/302796099745838
- Download your Google data: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/3024190?hl=en
- Download your Twitter data: https://help.twitter.com/en/managing-your-account/how-to-download-your-twitter-archive
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