Article: Facebook Is Giving Advertisers Access to Your Shadow Contact Information

Facebook’s use and sale of shadow data profile of non-FB users is proven; Facebook says “yep, we do that.” This is exactly why the tech industry wants to make sure they can develop the US privacy laws, not let the states (or the citizens) get control over their own privacy as it will cost tech dearly to have to stop peddling in personal info.

Via Gizmodo: Facebook Is Giving Advertisers Access to Your Shadow Contact Information

 

John Gruber (via Daring Fireball) sums my thoughts up perfectly: “At this point, I consider Facebook a criminal enterprise. Maybe not legally, but morally.”

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