Trying to quit Facebook

It is scary as it is that Facebook applications know EVERYTHING about me. Now when websites can access Facebook through developer friendly APIs – in effect making them Facebook applications – I really should at least deactivate my account.

If I had any character whatsoever I would do it. But I guess that – and half a billion users – is exactly what is the problem.

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Criticism of Facebook

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  1. Jag gick en gång i fällan och registrerade mig på en s.k. god väns inrådan. Efter två minuters facebookande avreggade jag mig men det är tydligen omöjligt att helt gå ur – lite som med munherpes.

  2. Internets munherpes 🙂

    Det är den mest beskrivande och mångfacetterade bild av Facebook jag kan tänka mig! Fler förslag?

  3. what about google ads? They are tracking us for a long time already.

  4. For some reason Google ads have never bothered me. And I’m still on Facebook. I guess I have given up on this privacy thing.

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