Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 4th Apr 2013 20:57 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless Facebook has unveiled its Android launcher replacement, called Facebook Home, the Android launcher that's just perfect for those of us with perfect friends with perfect photos and a perfect life. Oh, and it'll get ads, too. No thanks, Facebook.
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RE: Comment by aligatro
by WorknMan on Thu 4th Apr 2013 22:10 UTC in reply to "Comment by aligatro"
WorknMan
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Hmm lets see: do I want to be spied by Google or by Google and Facebook? If you want my opinion, Facebook and other social networks should be blocked by every country in the world.


Actually, I want to be spied on by them. I know that the only reason they're spying on me is so that they and their 'partners' can advertise to me. But since I have blocked pretty much every avenue they have to spam me, it brings me great joy to know that they're wasting resources tracking me ;) Especially since I have fake Facebook/Google accounts on my main browser, which makes for nice universal login solutions for sites that I don't care much about. Like, if I want to comment on a story, I don't have to sign up... I just hit the Facebook login button, and sign in with my fake account.

'You just want stuff for free then ...' well, no not really. If Facebook had a 'Premium' account that had features that were actually useful, such as those offered by the Social Fixer browser extension, I might be persuaded to pay a couple bucks a month for that.

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