Facebook Handed Over Data On ‘Insecure’ And ‘Overwhelmed’ Australian Teenagers To Advertisers

Popular Smart Phone Apps Of 2016Facebook probably knows more about you than your own family, and the company often uses these type of insights to help sell you products. The best — or worst! — new example of this comes from the newspaper The Australian, which says it got its hands on some leaked internal Facebook documents. The 23-page document allegedly revealed that the social network provided detailed data about teens in Australia — including when they felt “overwhelmed” and “anxious” — to advertisers. The creepy implication is that said advertisers could then go and use the data to throw more ads down the throats of sad and susceptible teens……Read More