This New York Times article explains the 50 setting and 170 options you need to naviage to protect your Facebook privacy. Or you could avoid putting up anything personal…
This public radio broadcast about deactivation vs deletion is interesting – also note that Facebook always keeps your data, whatever you do…
Check out this article on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s approach to privacy. Here’s an extract of a reported conversation he had while at Harvard:
Zuck: Yeah so if you ever need info about anyone at Harvard
Zuck: Just ask.
Zuck: I have over 4,000 emails, pictures, addresses, SNS
[Redacted Friend's Name]: What? How’d you manage that one?
Zuck: People just submitted it.
Zuck: I don’t know why.
Zuck: They “trust me”