📑 Thanks to Facebook, Your Cellphone Company Is Watching You More Closely Than Ever | The Intercept

Annotated Thanks to Facebook, Your Cellphone Company Is Watching You More Closely Than Ever by Sam BiddleSam Biddle (The Intercept)
In an initial conversation with a Facebook spokesperson, they stated that the company does ‚Äúnot provide creditworthiness services, nor is that a feature of Actionable Insights.‚ÄĚ When asked if Actionable Insights facilitates the targeting of ads on the basis of creditworthiness, the spokesperson replied, ‚ÄúNo, there isn‚Äôt an instance where this is used.‚ÄĚ It‚Äôs difficult to reconcile this claim with the fact that Facebook‚Äôs own promotional materials tout how Actionable Insights can enable a company to do exactly this. Asked about this apparent inconsistency between what Facebook tells advertising partners and what it¬†told The Intercept, the company declined to discuss the matter on the record,  ‚Ěß

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