Opinion

Why Facebook Forced You to Use Its Messenger App (Hint: $$$)

Facebook reportedly plans to let users send money to friends and pay for certain services via its Messenger app. CIO.com columnist Bill Snyder warns against trusting a company that doesn't prioritize user privacy with sensitive financial information.
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San Francisco journalist Bill Snyder writes frequently about business and technology. His work appears regularly in CIO.com and the publications of Stanford's Graduate School of Business and the Haas School of Business at the University of California at Berkeley. He welcomes your comments and suggestions.