May 202012
 
 May 20, 2012  Online, Youth & Schools

Facebook may relax a ban on children under the age of 13 joining its site after finding that many kids, some with their parents’ permission and help, were already using it.

“There is reputable evidence that there are kids under 13 who are lying about their age to get on to Facebook,” Sunday Times quoted Simon Milner, Facebook’s head of policy in Britain as saying.

Read more on Deccan Chronicle.

I think I can already hear Congress scrambling to hold hearings….

  One Response to “Facebook to lift ban on under-13s joining social network site?”

  1. When will they relax the ban on profiles with no pictures? not everyone wants the whole world + dog knowing what they look like..

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