Facebook finally inaugurated their new rules about privacy issues that have control of many protests over the last few months.
Before formalizing these new rules last week, Mark Zuckerberg, founder of Facebook to send an open letter to all 350 million users. When he promises that there will be changes on Facebook.
In essence, the new options provided would enable users mengustomisasi any status updates or anything they post and upload. For example, the content can be seen and others.
“Facebook is doing the transformation of the world’s ability to control information online by encouraging more than 350 million people to personalize who can see every whatever content they post,” said Elliot Scharge, Vice President of Communications, Public Policy and Marketing up on the information official, December 10, 2009.
Scharge said, it designs up so people can control what information you want to share with whom. “That’s our reason why our services attract different groups of users from around the world,” said Scharge. “The announcement today that we do aims to meet the needs of users,” he said
The most significant change that made up the option of privacy that is now available to all users every time they perform the update status or upload photos. The options that exist now allows users to change the content whether it can be seen by only friends, friends of friends, everyone, or customize their own.
Another new feature provided is the ability to create lists of friends and group of friends based on what users want to share with them.
This option allows users to share photos only with his family, or make an opinion that can be read by everyone. Finally, Facebook is also abolish the regional network, a feature that has been obsolete for a site with 350 million users.