Have you ever tried to have a conversation with the help desk at Facebook (or other large platforms like Google)? It’s a test of patience to say the least. Remember the comedy sketch “the computer says no”? That’s exactly what it’s like. The absurdity of some of the responses leaves you wondering whether you’re actually communicating with a real person or some software bot designed with some frustratingly unresponsive and unhelpful responses. Fortunately for this person she was able to resolve her issues, but she’s likely to be the minority.
A Gold Coast woman has had her account blocked by Facebook after she innocently searched for a local eatery.