privacy

STUDY: Older Adults Are Privacy Concerned, Yet Don’t Act Accordingly

STUDY: Older Adults Are Privacy Concerned, Yet Don’t Act Accordingly

Nowadays, much is to do about privacy on social media. Often children, adolescents and young adults (so-called ‘digital natives’) are described as ‘young and reckless’ with regard to the diffusion of their personal data on Facebook and other social networking sites. But is that rightly so?  In order to get insights in the way online privacy is Continue reading STUDY: Older Adults Are Privacy Concerned, Yet Don’t Act Accordingly

How to protect your privacy against advertisers on Facebook

How to protect your privacy against advertisers on Facebook

Facebook has grown out to become an immense popular social networking site, with a vast user base of over 1 billion users. Through the Facebook advertising platform, advertisers have the possibility to reach a very specific part of these 1 billion users thanks to granular targeting options e.g. “males” and “18-year olds”. But also less Continue reading How to protect your privacy against advertisers on Facebook