Facebook is proposing to end its practice of letting users vote on changes to its privacy policies. The company says it will continue to let users comment on proposed updates.
Facebook has topped 1 billion users, but the past few months have not been easy.
KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid said Apple has high standards to live up to regarding each new product launch.
Facebook’s growth appears to be slowing, particularly in the U.S., according to a report in the Wall Street Journal.
This is the second time Facebook Inc. is letting users vote on policy changes. The first time was in 2009 when Facebook was a much smaller, privately held company with about 200 million users.
KCBS Technology Analyst Larry Magid said that if the numbers are true, the company has plenty to worry about after putting so much effort into building the brand.
Facebook says it has 843 million monthly active users, but getting a read on how many people actually visit Facebook’s site every day is considerably more complicated. Ultimately, some experts have said that that could mean the company is over-valued.
CNET Editor-at-Large Brian Cooley said the company will have plenty of new challenges ahead once it goes public.
Yahoo will enable Facebook users to share more of their activities on Yahoo’s websites, including which stories they are reading.
Facebook has said that it fixed a bug that had allowed users to access other users’ photos, even if their profile pages were locked down…