Don’t fall for the Facebook privacy hoax

If you’re on Facebook, maybe you’ve seen the messages that supposedly protect your privacy and stops others from using your content without permission.

It doesn’t.
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George Jenkins is a freelance writer and website usability design professional based in Boston, Massachusetts. He and his wife like to travel. They have sailed on 22 cruise ship vacations to various areas of the planet, including a Viking River Cruise in 2014 from Amsterdam to Budapest. A consumer advocate, George writes a blog for consumers about identity theft and privacy. When not writing, George practices T’ai Chi.
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Beware of hoaxers posing as rogue Comcast reps

It started with a message to @Comcastcares, the Twitter account for Comcast’s customer service department.

“Without a doubt the worst customer service I’ve experienced,” wrote Ryon Nishimori. “Google fiber can’t come to Nashville soon enough.”

Turns out Comcast was watching.

But apparently, so was someone else.
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