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pseudonyms

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Facebook wins German case on pseudonym ban

German court says it has no jurisdiction over the social network because its European headquarters are in Ireland.

By February 15, 2013

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German state orders Facebook to allow pseudonyms

The data-protection agency in one German state ordered the social network to end its policy of requiring members to establish accounts under their real names. Other states may follow.

By December 18, 2012

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Facebook tries a different way to chat with Rooms app

The world's largest social network expands its app strategy with a program that lets people chat in groups using pseudonyms.

By October 23, 2014

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Facebook changing its 'real name' policy

The social network is updating its rules to allow pseudonyms, Apple offers a tool to spot stolen iPhones, and Pioneer releases stereos with Apple CarPlay.

By October 2, 2014

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Facebook changing its 'real name' policy

The social network is updating its rules to allow pseudonyms, Apple offers a tool to spot stolen iPhones, and Pioneer releases stereos with Apple CarPlay.

By October 2, 2014

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Facebook apologizes to gay community, alters identity policy

The world's largest social network says it will create a "fix" for people caught up in the company's "real-name policy."

By October 1, 2014

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Google+ rescinds real-name mandate

Reversing its three-year-old policy, Google relents and will now no longer require people to provide their real names to access Google+.

By July 15, 2014

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Google+ chief Vic Gundotra departs after 8 years

Google's social maestro Vic Gundotra leaves the company, raising questions about the future of the troubled Google+ social network.

By April 24, 2014

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Facebook to launch verified accounts with pseudonyms

Celebrities and other public figures will soon have the chance to verify their accounts and display a preferred "alternative name," TechCrunch reports.

By February 15, 2012

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Enhance privacy by being deliberately inaccurate

Devise a fake you that is close enough to the real you for friends to recognize, but that doesn't disclose personal information to strangers.

By October 10, 2013