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This couldn’t possibly be all about gathering facial recognition data for surveillance states across the Western world, could it?

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    Watch_dogs is getting more and more real every day.

    I only use my Facebook account for messenger at this point, but this is kind of pushing me to deleting my account.

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      this is kind of pushing me to deleting my account

      You mean having Facebook pretend it’s deleted your account? :)

      But yeah, go for it. It’s always a good idea to cut yourself off from Facebook (and/or Google, etc)

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        You mean having Facebook pretend it’s deleted your account? :)

        Exactly. They were keeping them last time I saw that investigated. The faces probably remain in their databases, too. Got all kinds of surveillance and AI training initiatives that could use a bunch of clear faces tied to specific accounts. On top of any security benefits it might have.

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          “Look at all the open-source libraries we’ve released! Would we ever lie to you?”