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Policy Report Corrected

SOCIAL NETWORKING

March 28, 2012

A media report suggesting Facebook had delayed the implementation of a new privacy policy last week has been corrected to reflect that the privacy policy was not at issue. A correction added to the report published by ZDNet last week states, "This article previously incorrectly referred to the document as the privacy policy. Facebook is updating its terms of service, not its privacy policy. Facebook last updated its terms of service in April 2011. The company updated its privacy policy in September 2011, and that's when the name was changed to Data Use Policy." A Facebook spokesman said the company is reviewing and analyzing the comments received and will keep users updated on next steps through the Facebook Site Governance Page.
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