Year in Tech Review 2019: Facebook Gets Private

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Under fire last year for how it impacted the 2016 U.S. presidential election, Facebook surprised many by announcing it was electing to make user data more private. But was this a sincere gesture to better protect information from its more than 2 billion users or to shore up its walled garden and defend itself from potential regulatory enforcement? A look at the social media company's efforts, actions around free speech and how it's trying to evolve, for better or for worse.

Year in Tech Review 2019: Facebook Gets Private

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