FB suggests teen girls to befriend middle-aged men: Reports
Facebook has been accused of offering middle-aged men as ‘friend suggestions’ to teenage girls, according to a report. It was revealed that teenagers who signed up for the social network are being offered up to 300 suggestions for adding friends. In some cases, the suggestions include middle-aged men who are topless in their profile pictures, the report added.
Teenage girls, as young as 13-year-olds, who join the social network are given up to 300 suggestions for who they can add as friends, some of which include middle-aged men who are topless in their profile photos, The Telegraph reported late on Saturday. Facebook has said that was not a typical experience for teenagers for signing up for the service and that it has safeguards built into its recommendation system. Following the findings, UK-based charity the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) has called for friend recommendations to be suspended for children on the social networking giant’s platform.. Read more at: https://www.newsgram.com/teenage-girls-being-urged-to-befriend-middle-aged-men-on-facebook-report