Not long after the tragic shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., several people set up tribute pages on Facebook to encourage donations to help affected families. Some did so out of the kindness of their hearts, while some were just trying to cash in. Facebook has agreed to take down Sandy Hook tribute pages that people feel exist solely to exploit the tragedy.
Responding to Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen’s issues with privacy concerns in general and photo tagging in particular, Facebook is running online ads instructing users on how to opt out of the feature.
Facebook’s photo tag suggestions feature comes under fire again, this time from Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen.