Don’t Be Alarmed, but Facebook is Going to Slow Down
You might use Facebook every day to keep your connection to the virtual world, but experts say that your browsing experience may not be what it was last week. As part of a security measure, Facebook is switching all of its users over to a more secure protocol, which is going to cause a bit of a slow down in your electronic gun slinging.
“As the Web evolves, expectations around security change,”Facebook’s Alex Rice wrote. “For example, HTTPS — once a technology used primarily on banking and e-commerce sites — is now becoming the norm for any Web app that stores user information.”