Facebook, is a name that we are all aware of, is a social networking site that was launched in 2004. Initially, it started as a closed group university social interaction site, but now its active users have increased to over 2 billion. But since its inception, this social networking site has been involved in a lot of controversies, one of the recent ones is known as the 10-year challenge that started in 2019. In this challenge a Facebook user was required to post or share 2 of his photographs; one from 10 years earlier, and one from the current time.
This fad or Facebook trend gained a lot of popularity amongst its users and millions of users participated in this challenge by uploading their old and new pictures to show others how aging has affected them. Soon after the challenge, news channels and other influencers started criticizing this challenge as they believed it was a hoax. They claimed that Facebook launched this challenge to gather data for its visionary AI technology, which is a part of Facebooks’ 10-year vision. Although it fermented a lot of controversies still, it was a trend that gained popularity amongst Facebook users.
Facebook: The 10 year challenge (2019)
Facebook, aik aisa naam hai jis se hum sab wakif hain, ye aik social networking site hai jo k 2004 main launch hui. Ye university main social interaction k lye aik closed group ki shakal main start hui lakin ab is k active users ki tadaad 2 billion se bhi zada hai. Lakin shuru se ab tak ye site hamesha controversies ka hi shikaar rahi hai. In main se sab se recent wali ka naam hai “The 10-year Challenge” jo k 2019 main start hua. Is challenge main Facebook user ko apni 2 pictures upload karni thin, pehli jo k 10 saal purani ho aur dosri, jo k latest ho.
Ye challenge Facebook pe bohat famous bhi hua aur lakhon logon ne apni pictures Facebook pe share kin ta k wo logon ko dikha sakain k in 10 saal main un ki personality main kitna change ayah hai. Is challenge k kuch arsa baad hi news channles ne aur dosri famous personalities ne is ko criticize karna shuru kar dia kun k unhain lagta tha k ye sab aik dhoka hai. Un ka khayal hai k ye challenge Facebook ne khud shuru kia tha logon ka personal data collect karnay k lye jisay wo apnay anay walay Artificial Intelligence technology k project main use kar sakain ge jo k Facebook k 10 sala vision ka hissa hai. Agarchay is challenge ne bohat si controversies ko janam dia, lakin ye baat apni jagah durust hai k ye challenge Facebook users main famous bohat hua tha.