Episode 154: How To Keep Your Facebook Data Safe From Sneaky Companies

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Want to know how to keep your Facebook data private? 

Want to know how to keep your #Facebook data private? After what happened with Cambridge Analytica, your privacy settings need a second look.

Companies like Cambridge Analytica take your info from Facebook and use it in ways you’ve probably never even thought of. We’ll tell you what’s happening, and how to keep your Facebook data safe.

Episode Links

Parenting Bytes Episode 98: Why You Should Stop Taking Facebook Quizzes Right Now

Cambridge Analytica and the Secret Agenda of a Facebook Quiz, by McKenzie Funk – NY Times

Suspending Cambridge Analytica and SCL Group from Facebook, by Paul Grewal – Facebook Newsroom

How Trump Consultants Exploited the Facebook Data of Millions, by Matthew Rosenberg, Nicholas Confessore, and Carol Cadwalladr – NY Times

Here’s How to Share as Little Data as Possible Without Deleting Facebook, by David Nield – Gizmodo

Facebook privacy settings make you work to stop the data sharing, by Laura Hautala – CNET


The Consumer Reports 10-Minute Digital Privacy Tuneup

66 Ways To Protect Your Privacy Right Now


Messenger Kids App

Surveillance Self Defense – Electronic Frontier Foundation

How to Be a Modern Parent, by Perri Klass, M.D. and Lisa Damour

Little House on the Prairie website


The Five Stages Of Socializing With Your Children’s Friends’ Parents, by Tom Russell – McSweeney’s

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