Invented by a group of Californian college guys, the app is, as you may expect, rather rough and ready.
(More on Time.com: See the 50 best i Phone apps) Maybe it’s because constant digital communication between dates increases a sense of intimacy, and makes even days-old relationships seem longer or more intense.
Or maybe it’s because lovey-dovey text messages (or sexting, more likely) amps up anticipation and paves the way to the bedroom sooner.
The alleged predator has pleaded not guilty to multiple charges of soliciting a minor.
Facebook’s chief security officer told Reuters that the company’s monitoring software uses actual chats that led to sexual assaults to predict when another might occur.
If you’re feeling frustrated with the banality of that one, bear with me for a few more seconds till you find the important bit.
The most obvious way to propose a girl on Facebook is by posting your romantic message to her in the form of a status message on your profile. I’m not talking about giving the entire world something to talk about. ;) Have you heard of something called post-level privacy settings?
That’s the takeaway from a recent Reuters article, which recounted a case in which Facebook’s software detected a man in his thirties allegedly trying to set up a meeting with a 13-year-old Florida girl for sex.
From Reuters: Officers took control of the teenager's computer and arrested the man the next day, said Special Agent Supervisor Jeffrey Duncan of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.
To be on the safe side send her a private message a few days later (in case she hasn’t responded already) and explain it.
Poems are poems because they express the feelings deep inside our hearts better than we can – in a way that arouses our emotions.
In Facebook’s case, the scanning hasn’t stirred outrage—probably because it seems to be focused on catching sexual predators.