After you "unlock" an event you're attending or considering going to, you can view the profiles of others who have also unlocked that event.Users can chat with each other through a private messaging feature that won't be connected to Facebook's other messaging services, Messenger or Whats App."This feature will enable you to see the websites and apps that send us information when you use them, delete this information from your account, and turn off our ability to store it associated with your account going forward," the company said in a separate blog post.Mr Zuckerberg compared the new tool to the option of clearing cookies in a browser, which he said can make parts of the user experience worse as users may have to reconfigure things.The Facebook dating profile you'll create will be separate from your regular Facebook profile.
Shares of Match Group, the owner of popular dating app Tinder, fell more than 18 per cent on the news and was down 22 per cent at close.Facebook said it would take a few months to build the update, adding the company would work with privacy advocates, academics, policymakers and regulators to get their input on the new approach.Tech companies are under intense scrutiny about how they protect customer data after Facebook was embroiled in a huge scandal where millions of users' data was improperly accessed by a political consultancy."One thing I learned from my experience testifying in Congress is that I didn't have clear enough answers to some of the questions about data," Mr Zuckerberg wrote.We are proud that due to our dating site thousands of US singles dedicated to their profession find the love they deserve every day. We clearly understand that singles working in the uniformed services are incredibly busy, and regular dating does not always fit into their lifestyle.Online dating is what works perfectly for uniformed personnel.