Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Friday October 21, 2011

Facebook Building 'Shadow Profiles' of Non-Members

I'm all for kicking Facebook in the nuts when they deserve it but c'mon...shadow profiles?

Eight hundred million users are not enough. Facebook, the world's biggest social network, is now building profiles of non-users who haven't even signed up, an international privacy watchdog charges. The sensational claim is made in a complaint filed in August by Ireland’s Data Protection Commissioner.