Facebook Announced Several Changes to Its Platform for Developers

Some APIs require new app review permissions, while others were scrapped due to poor usage

The goal is to protect user data and phase out poorly used APIs and tools bombuscreative/iStock

Facebook announced a host of changes to the various application-programming interfaces on its platform with the aim of protecting user data and phasing out poorly used APIs and tools.

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