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asksqn
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11/3/2014 | 1:52:56 PM
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Sorry, but given everything I know (and have personally experienced) with regard to Facebook and its lip service only privacy policy throughout the years, the fact that it now wants to pretend to be concerned about user privacy is an enormous joke.  Trusting Facebook to utilize Tor is like trusting that the so called organic produce Walmart is selling is actually the real deal.  (Hint:  It ain't.)  
Li Tan
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11/2/2014 | 9:41:22 PM
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I think personal information leaking to some extent is unavoidable in modern workld except you do not use any electroic device and do not touch internet, which is almost impossible. The user data is a gold mine for all business, not only just Facebook. The ease of connection and gaining information brought the trouble of personal data leaking as well.:-(
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11/1/2014 | 4:29:55 PM
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I think in light of the fact that government agencies probably capture more data on innocent citizens than they want to admit has brought Facebook to this point. 

My belief is that Facebook will use my personal data to sell me things. That is their whole strategy. And even though the Guardian says the US government can detect Tor users, Facebook still wants to cater to a privacy-oriented crowd. Even so, what is using Tor with Facebook accomplishing? Hiding your location? That's about it. 


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