I was thinking to share some files with a group I belong to on Facebook. I could also use my own cloud server (ownCloud) but I know Facebook groups will also handle files. Then I remembered that famous clause the T&C, that if we upload content to FB, then they own it. So .. all…Read more In your eye, Facebook.
Have you ever noticed this? Maybe it's just me. Sometimes I can only manage about 10 minutes of facebook / reddit / twitter / whatever before I can feel my brain turning into mush. I've experienced this for a good while now and finally realised it makes good blog-fodder. The feeling is something like a,…Read more Social media leaves me feeling empty. Now what?
This one I'll post quickly now, but I suspect I'll be pondering this issue later! http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20140206-is-facebook-bad-for-you
Facebook is now allowing the video nasties again and I've really no idea what to do or think. Do I jump ship again, and then come back after they've apologised? I feel like an emotional yo-yo. Freedom of expression? Facebook is muttering again about freedom of expression, but why do they feel they have to…Read more Facebook and the video nasties – here we go again ..
I recently finished writing a post about my decision to leave Facebook. Darn thing was sitting in the draft tray for nearly half a year before I managed to make it say what I wanted it to say. Humble pie Although I got only one comment via Twitter, that was the important one. Humble pie…Read more .. and back on Facebook.
Every so often I'll be asked if I am on Facebook. When I reply that I'm not, there is sometimes a moment's pause followed by "Why not?". In this rambling blog entry I'll try to explain my reasons for leaving the Facebook community, and why I might find myself back there at some point in…Read more Why I left Facebook
This will be the last entry to get linked from my blog to Facebook. I do get all kinda "tin-hatty" sometimes with Facebook, when they change privacy settings, layout or some-such, but I calm down fairly quickly. This last thing with the reported decapitation videos, though, really made me feel quite sick. The comment section…Read more Facebook – The final straw