Recently, my telecom provider, Globe Telecoms, started offering free Facebook to its subscribers. This would be offered to you via a link on the Facebook app itself as you browse your Newsfeed. Much like any other Facebook app, you will be asked to authorize access to some of your info. Pretty standard stuff, really. And that’s it! You now have Free Facebook, indicated by “Free Data” plastered on top of your Facebook App! It even gives you a helpful warning whenever you’re clicking on an outside link to help you avoid data charges.
Now, this all seems fine and dandy, until you realize a few problems: Read the rest of this entry »