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Facebook offers Indian women tools to protect privacy

NEW DELHI: Facebook has introduced new security features for women using the social media platform in India, including the ability to prevent strangers from downloading their profile pictures, the company said on Thursday. Research by the social media giant found that some Indian women were reluctant to show their faces in their profile pictures, fearing the images could be misused. In response, Facebook teamed up with local activists to develop two tools that offer women greater control over their profiles and "help…

This research explains what your Facebook profile reveals about you

Facebook is often been used by some to spy on others, but your own profiles can tell a lot about yourself. Did you know that? A recent research states that your Facebook activity can reveal a lot about your personality, including how confident and narcissistic you are. People tend to post updates in line with one of the Big Five personality traits (extroversion, openness, agreeableness, neuroticism and conscientiousness), according to researchers from Brunel University. -> Narcissists update about their…