If you’ve posted to Facebook recently, you may have noticed a new graphic with a prehistoric twist: the privacy dinosaur
The company is testing a pop-up reminder that encourages users to pay attention to who they’re sharing with on its platform, and the privacy dinosaur — a blue laptop-wielding cartoon dinosaur — accompanies the message.
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Facebook has been testing the reminder for the past few weeks, and the dinosaur has been a fun, albeit inexplicable, part of the test
A Facebook spokesperson didn’t share any details about the dinosaur or its creation, but did provide a statement about the new reminder: “We frequently test new ways to help ensure people are sharing with who they want to on Facebook.” Read more…