Male, female or custom? Facebook adds options for users to self-identify

  • Article by: MARTHA MENDOZA , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 14, 2014 - 5:58 AM

MENLO PARK, Calif. — You don't have to be just male or female on Facebook anymore. The social media giant has added a customizable option with about 50 different terms people can use to identify their gender as well as three preferred pronoun choices: him, her or them.

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