Facebook Inc is planning to add a dating service, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg said on Tuesday that for the first time, the world’s largest social media network has tried to help people in creating romantic relationships.
Zuckerberg told software developers at Facebook’s annual F8 conference that a dating service would be a natural fit for those who specialize in connecting people online.
Zuckerberg said, “Facebook has 200 million people who list themselves as a single, so there is something to do here clearly.”
This feature will be to find long-term relationships, “not only hook-up,” he said. This will be optional and will be launched soon, without adding a specific day
Zuckerberg said that dating service is being created in the mind with secrecy, so that friends are not able to see a person’s dating profile.
After the entry of the social network in March, there have been concerns about the management of Facebook’s privacy, that data from millions of users was wrongly harvested by political consultation Cambridge Antilica.
Zuckerberg also said that Facebook was making a new privacy control called “Clear History” to allow browsing history to be removed.
The company said in separate, “This feature will enable you to see the websites and apps that send information when using them, delete this information from your account, and our ability to store it associated with your account. Off. ” blog post.