To me, this strikes at the heart of the peril posed by Facebook: The platform has probably more power than any company has ever wielded over information (and perhaps even our well-being). And yet it engages in zero public debate about the changes it makes. It simply rolls them out. We are asked to buy Facebook’s version of meaningful, as in this Mosseri statement: “So if you and…
Yeah, it clearly has it’s own agenda and does not give a hot damn what any of us think about it.
That’s why I don’t mess with it much. Someone once said Facebook was never meant to be anything more than a glorified phone book. That sounds about right. I use it like that, and keep it moving. Anyone who wants anything more from it, is totally wasting their time.