That time Facebook made it harder to quit mobile addiction.
Facebook is now making users wait twice as long to delete their accounts
Facebook Thinks we Should have a “Grace” Period
A One-Month Wait to Delete Facebook is Worse than Censorship
- When a user decides to delete their Facebook account, it doesn’t actually get deleted straight away. Instead, there’s a “grace period,” in which the account remains inactive but accessible — just in case the user gets cold feet and decides to stay on Facebook after all.
- Aw, yeah, I really can’t quit, just one more thumb scroll of my legacy feed where nobody I know is active anymore.
- Delete Facebook
- Delete Messenger
- Delete Instagram
- Delete WhatsApp