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Wednesday
Jan192011

Facebook Suspends Data-Sharing Feature over Privacy Concerns

Photo Courtesy - Getty Images(PALO ALTO, Calif.) -- Facebook has announced that it will temporarily suspend a feature that provides members' addresses and phone numbers to external websites and applications.

The social network implemented the feature only a few days ago but plans to reinstate it after changing the way the site asks for permission. The new feature had stirred the concerns of privacy advocates.

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