Technology

Nov 13, 2017

Facebook wants your nudes and the government says that’s fine

Facebook is asking you to send it your own nudes. And the eSafety Commissioner is encouraging you to do so.

Michael Bradley — Managing partner at Marque Lawyers

Michael Bradley

Managing partner at Marque Lawyers

Should you trust Facebook? If you’re on it, you already do. Its faceless tentacles are fully embedded in your movements, prejudices and purchasing patterns. It knows more about your network of family and friends than any human does. You’ve given it enough information to clone you, voluntarily and without reading its terms of use.

That aspect of the evolution of privacy is done, along with the hope of ever again doing something embarrassing at the pub and it not being recorded on someone’s phone.

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