clock menu more-arrow no yes

Facebook Schools Users on Privacy -- Again

Facebook slightly tweaked its privacy settings again on Thursday, changing sharing options for newcomers. After joining Facebook for the first time, a new user’s settings will default to sharing with friends only instead of sharing posts that anyone can view (which was previously the case). For existing Facebook users, the company will also begin issuing a privacy “checkup,” or a small tutorial that shows how to adjust one’s privacy and sharing settings.

This article originally appeared on