Carter Pape is a journalist and developer seeking full-time work as a reporter.

decompiling Facebook

This is a series of notes on Facebook, privacy, regulation, mental health, and everything in between. This series provide a way for you to follow my thinking each week as I research a larger piece on what’s broken with social media, and how to fix it. See the first post for details.

Facebook and privacy just don't mix.

The tension in the story of Facebook and WhatsApp is a close parallel to a larger tension between user privacy and Facebook's profit motives.