It seems like on a weekly basis, Facebook rolls out a new feature that prompts users to accuse the site of playing a 21st-century Big Brother. However, an attorney-turned-tech entrepreneur feels that Facebook is actually one of the better social media sites, in terms of respecting users’ rights. Andrew Nicol recently launched Clickwrapped, a comparison of the terms of service and privacy policies on sites such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Wikipedia and Twitter. Of the 15 sites Clickwrapped studied, Facebook was ranked fourth.
Terms and Policies Hub
Facebook’s latest attempt to combat user confusion over its constantly evolving policies places all of them in one location, as the social network launched its Facebook Terms and Policies Hub, with the tag line, “Everything you need to know, all in one place.”