Following the last post about the latest Facebook's attack to privacy, let me explain how to remove Facebook applications. I'm getting this text from ReadWriteWeb.com.
The process of doing so is simple.
After signing into Facebook, do the following:
Repeat this process to remove all the apps you no longer use on a regular basis.
ReadWriteWeb explains that "doing this won't eliminate risk entirely - nothing can do that - but it's a good first step in reducing risk. However, as long as you have a Facebook account, your data won't be private. If true privacy is really a concern for you, it may be time to find that account delete button instead. (Hint: it's under "Account Settings.")"