Facebook denies collecting users` unpublished posts, comments

Last Updated: Monday, January 6, 2014 - 15:45

Washington: Facebook is not collecting or tracking any content that people have chosen not to post, the social networking site`s spokesperson has said.

The comments from the site came after thousands of Facebook users gave a big thumbs-down to the idea that the social network may be reading their unpublished thoughts.
According to Mashbale, an online petition on Care2, a social network for healthy living, has collected more than 27,000 `signatures` from people who want Facebook to `stop stalking our unposted thoughts!`

The group is referring to posts, comments and status updates that people type out, then delete before they ever share, the report said.
The petition`s creators are reportedly acting on a recent report written by a Facebook data scientist and former company intern, the report added.

ANI

First Published: Monday, January 6, 2014 - 15:45

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