Facebook eavesdrops on your phone conversations & even tracks non-FB users

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Big Brother is watchingNot only is the federal government’s National Security Agency (NSA) tracking our emails, phone calls, snail mail, and money transactions, now comes news that Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook, a non-government privately-owned business, is tracking you online and also listening to your cell phone!

WLFA ABC10 reports that USF Professor Kelli Burns warns, “I don’t think that people realize how much Facebook is tracking every move we’re making online. Anything that you’re doing on your phone, Facebook is watching.”

It all starts with enabling the microphone feature in your cell phone’s settings. Once you do, choose your words carefully because Facebook will be listening.

For that matter, Facebook actually admits all this in an online statement:

We use your microphone to identify the things you’re listening to or watching, based on the music and TV matches we’re able to identify.”

Facebook’s eavesdropping ostensibly is to match ads to the…

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