The New Facebook

By Carlee Gettman Facebook has recently undergone a complete redesign. If you haven’t seen it on your personal page yet, you will soon. The global platform has avoided a dramatic change-up in framework since the dawn of its creation, but with time comes the need for change.  ‘The New Facebook’ or FB5, was designed as a solution to recent controversy about Facebook’s past privacy and security standards. The platform is shifting its focus to private-based communication. “The future is private,” said Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, at his recent F8 developer conference keynote.  This next chapter for Facebook incorporates an extensive shift in personal privacy settings. Users are able to retake control of who has access to their posts and account. If you haven’t been able to share or view someone’s post, it is most likely due to the updated settings. The company also hinted at being more active in monitoring what is published on the site. This comes as a highly anticipated feature for...
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