Facebook tamper with our newsfeeds, analyse our statuses and access our private messages to collect our data. From apps to login services Facebook is dominating the internet but this is just the tip of the iceberg check out this list on the 10 ways Facebook spies on you.
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If you’re a Facebook user, you’ve probably noticed that the company is forcing users to download the Facebook Messenger app if they want to send and receive messages. Thousands of users have flocked to the iOS App Store and Google Play Store to complain about the app, and it’s not just the fact that it’s been separated from the main Facebook application – users are concerned about their privacy and have been led to believe that the Messenger app lets Facebook spy on you.
Facebook keeps a chart of what you´re watching and listening to. Its “Music and TV identification” features uses your phone´s microphone to identify background sounds.
Optional Facebook feature “Nearby Friends” uses your phone to pinpoint your exact location. Users are encouraged to share their whereabouts, not knowing who is looking for them.
In 2012, 14.3% of the top 10.000 website had an official Facebook integration on their homepage. Facebook uses this integrated login service to collect and consolidate your data from external apps and websites.
The Facebook messenger app can identify which wireless network you´re connected to. They use this app to run analytics on nearly everything it can monitor on your device.
The Facebook app allows you to sync your with Facebook. This allows them to store your private contact numbers on Facebook´s servers.
Facebook can figure out when you´re pregnant. Their ad tool applies hashtags to your status, with terms such as “morning sickness” and then serves ads against it.
The Facebook Messenger app collects data on the windows you view and what you tap what orientation you hold your phone in and how much time you spend using the app in the foreground vs background.
During 1 week in 2012 Facebook tampered with the News Feeds of 689.003 users. They were able to manipulate the mood of their users to be more negative or positive.
Its facial recognition software, Deep Face, is 97.25% accurate. Human accuracy is 97.53%. It has access to over 250 billion photos and can create 3D models of users´ faces.
Sexual orientation, during use and more can be inferred from pages you have “liked” on Facebook. Researches could predict whether men were homosexual with 88% accuracy.