Welcome, Guest: Join Nairaland / LOGIN! / Trending / Recent / New
Stats: 2,866,224 members, 6,878,128 topics. Date: Tuesday, 24 May 2022 at 10:59 AM

Facebook Has New Tools To Prevent Unwanted Friend Requests And Messages - Science/Technology - Nairaland

Nairaland Forum / Science/Technology / Facebook Has New Tools To Prevent Unwanted Friend Requests And Messages (510 Views)

How To Use Online Tools To Deliver Learning / Facebook Has Been Hacked / #tellzuck_beware Of Facebook Free Customer Service;new Tools For Group Admins(a (2) (3) (4)

(1) (Reply)

Facebook Has New Tools To Prevent Unwanted Friend Requests And Messages by quickteck: 12:21am On Dec 20, 2017
Facebook, like every social media platform, has issues with harassment and bullying. In order to prevent certain types of harassment, Facebook is introducing some new features to help prevent unwanted friend requests and messages.

“We’ve heard stories from people who have blocked someone only to encounter the same harasser using a different account,”Facebook Global Head of Safety Antigone Davis wrote on Facebook’s blog. “In order to help prevent those bad encounters, we are building on existing features that prevent fake and inauthentic accounts on Facebook.”

Let’s say you block someone and then that person decides to create another account so they can contact you. With these new tools in place, Facebook is aiming to recognize when someone does that and prevent them from a sending a message or friend request to you. Facebook is using signals, like IP addresses, to recognize when someone has created a fake or inauthentic account.

Read more via
http://www.quicktechk.com.ng/2017/12/facebook-has-new-tools-to-prevent-unwanted-friend-request-and-messages.html

(1) (Reply)

Would You Drink Tea Dispensed From this Machine (video) / World most powerful rocket to be launch today / 10 Of The World’s Most Famous Hackers (and What Happened To Them)

(Go Up)

Sections: politics (1) business autos (1) jobs (1) career education (1) romance computers phones travel sports fashion health
religion celebs tv-movies music-radio literature webmasters programming techmarket

Links: (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10)

Nairaland - Copyright © 2005 - 2022 Oluwaseun Osewa. All rights reserved. See How To Advertise. 24
Disclaimer: Every Nairaland member is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on Nairaland.