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Facebook data reportedly helps companies guess your credit score

05.20.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Facebook may know even more about your personal life than you think. Some advertisers are able to use Facebook-provided data to target ads based on a user's credit score. This is all according to a new report in The Intercept, which raises fresh ques... ...

Facebook warns advertisers: You might not like ‘clear history’

05.14.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Facebook is about to let us in on one of its darkest secrets: how many companies can track us outside of its service, thanks to its ad targeting tools. Though it's been well known within the tech and advertising industry, it's not something the typic... ...

Facebook brings back a very useful feature after it was exploited in a massive hack

05.14.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Facebook is bringing back a highly useful feature that ended up causing a huge problem for the company and its users. On Tuesday, Facebook announced that it was reinstating the "View As Public" functionality. This is a security feature that allows us... ...