Facebook Admits It Collects User Data Even From Non-Users
17 April, 2018, 20:29 | Author: Natasha Holloway
Instead NCN was advised by a Fischer spokesperson to see Fischer's letter (in full below) insisting that Zuckerberg was ducking the privacy issue, when it comes to the "categories" of health, politics and religion: "I was troubled that you refused to answer my questions on this issue", wrote Fischer who added, "Your repeated attempts to undermine my usage of "categories" as a descriptor was particularly baffling, given that this verbiage has been used by others in discussing these matters". That data, which is not part of the packet that Facebook lets any user download, is becoming a bigger and bigger flashpoint for personal privacy regulations, and deserves more attention from our own government.
There are, however, other companies too that offer these types of services and get information from the apps and sites that use them.
In a blog post, Facebook product management director David Baser went over how the company gathers user data from other websites and apps, what they do with the data and what controls users have over this data. If Facebook did, it could be fined $40,000 per infraction. In its proxy, Facebook says it does "not consider Mr. Zuckerberg's overall security to be a perquisite for his benefit", but now discloses the costs as "all other" compensation in the company's proxy. He brushed off suggestions that Facebook has built a monopoly but didn't identify the company's competitors.
In a statement BusinessDay received, Facebooksaid the disclosure is to encourage people to manage the apps they use.
Although Zuckerberg didn't elaborate, the concept would be similar to what both video-streaming service Hulu and music-streaming service Spotify already do by offering a free version supported by ads or a commercial-free version that requires a subscription.
Facebook does not present you with its information policies outright; you have to look for them.
The information Facebook gets from third-party websites and apps includes: IP addresses, browser and operating system information, the address of the website or app you're using, cookies and device identifiers.
And Facebook and many other purveyors of advertising on the web have perfected strategies to keep us logged on longer and come back more often.
"We are beginning small and know it is important to learn from this test and listen to our community as we continue to update ways for people to understand what might be false news in their News Feed", it said. Depending on a user's settings and what he or she has permitted, Facebook can also listen in to conversations via a mobile phone's microphone.
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Facebook said it has partnered with BOOM, an independent digital journalism initiative certified through the International Fact-Checking Network, for a pilot in Karnataka. "It's been reported that Facebook has as many as 29,000 data points for an average Facebook user".
Flummoxed, Zuckerberg resorted to a common response.
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