As you'll see, there's no reason to give them the benefit of the doubt.
Essentially, they see their customers as unpaid employees for crowd-sourcing ad-targeting data. Facebook's has a documented history of unethical behavior.
Pros: Once you get over the slight stalker complex Happn instils on you by showing women who walked past your front door an hour ago, matching with users within a 250 meter radius is actually quite handy.
First Met is one of the largest online dating sites with over 30 million people looking to chat, flirt, and date.
The USP: Gives you the chance to tell your friends (rather than strangers) that you want to sleep with them.
Pros: There is a strange thrill in being able to 'swipe' that acquaintance you've always fancied, asking them for a date (up) or telling them you want to sleep with them (down). Cons: It pulls in every single woman who happens to be your friend on Facebook, even if they haven't joined Down yet (your cowardly come on will be waiting for them if they ever do), making it rather pointless.
Verdict: The more you think about it, the less sense Down makes.
Isn't the whole point of internet dating that you can meet someone new?
According to Business Insider.com, he used Facebook user data to guess email passwords and read personal email in order to discredit his rivals.In any event, here's my "Top Ten" reasons for why you should join me and many others and delete your account. Facebook's state that not only do they own your data (section 2.1), but if you don't keep it up to date and accurate (section 4.6), they can terminate your account (section 14).You could argue that the terms are just protecting Facebook's interests, and are not in practice enforced, but in the context of their other activities, this defense is pretty weak.These allegations, albeit unproven and somewhat dated, nonetheless raise troubling questions about the ethics of the of the world's largest social network. Founder and of Facebook, in defense of Facebook's privacy changes last January: "People have really gotten comfortable not only sharing more information and different kinds, but more openly and with more people.They're particularly compelling given that Facebook chose to fork over M to settle a related lawsuit alleging that Zuckerberg had actually stolen the idea for Facebook. That social norm is just something that has evolved over time." More recently, in introducing the Open Graph : "...