Facebook is presently has more number of members that the summation of the population of 10 African Countries. Maybe the comparison is a bit unbalanced but the core matter of fact is that Facebook is huge. Thus it certainly becomes an important responsibility on the shoulders of Facebook to ensure that privacy and protection is enabled.
First time users in Facebook will see a reminder to choose the right audience for their posts, while “Friends” will be kept as default, if they don’t make any changes. Moreover, users will be allowed to change the audience at any time, including the privacy of old posts.
Facebook already reminds users about the public posts and reminds the users whether they intend to post to public or only for friends. You might have experienced this reminder from Facebook in recent times.
The largest social network has already introduced simplified audience selector for its iOS app, where Facebook shows the audience of posts at the top of the screen to grab your attention.
Facebook will also be ringing in changes in case the applications that you use and the authority that you allow to the applications. These features will e equally available for all the users. According to comments made in social media in relation to the news, users have stated that although this does not strengthen security of protection but certainly will provide better privacy. All the changes and updates will be rolled out in coming weeks.
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