Facebook will now show you exactly how it stalks you – even when you’re not using Facebook

Article Link: https://nationalpost.com/news/world/facebook-will-now-show-you-exactly-how-it-stalks-you-even-when-youre-not-using-facebook

Discussion posted by: David McNamara

Ever suspect the Facebook app is listening to you? What we now know is even creepier. Facebook is giving us a new way to glimpse just how much it knows about us: On Tuesday, the social network made a long-delayed “Off-Facebook Activity” tracker available to its 2 billion members. It shows Facebook and sister apps Instagram and Messenger don’t need a microphone to target you with those eerily specific ads and posts – they’re all up in your business countless other ways.