Homepage Director at TIME, digital journalist. Welcome to my photo blog.
A forward-thinking futurist Silicon Valley-type ought to be a progressive, right?
Well, it’s not quite that simple."
Netflix users outside the United States have long enjoyed integration with Facebook that let them share their viewing history with friends, but American Netflix users are only just this week getting to enjoy the same social sharing features.
Why did it take so long? You can blame Robert Bork, President Ronald Reagan’s 1987 nominee to the Supreme Court."
Since its launch in 2004, Facebook has amassed a mountainous hoard of user data and has been scrutinized by lawmakers and federal regulators for how it uses that data and keeps it private.
Egan’s job is to help explain the company’s privacy policies to its gigantic user base, which reached 1 billion monthly active users in October."