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Facebook privacy changes provoke outcry
Facebook's nascent mobile advertising strategy allows ads to go right into users news feeds.
Facebook's nascent mobile advertising strategy allows ads to go right into users news feeds.
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wo privacy groups are urging Facebook to reverse its decision to stop letting users vote on controversial policy changes. Up to now, the social networking giant has let users vote on proposed changes if they get more than 7,000 comments, and the tweaks have been scrapped if more than 30 percent voted them down. Facebook says that  it has grown so huge that it's too easy to muster 7,000 critics, making the user input mechanism unwieldy.

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