In the last hours, a new investigation New York Times It reveals, after analyzing 270 pages of internal documents and collecting more than 50 employees and former employee testimonials, Facebook Has shared data for more than 150 companies.
Netflix, Spotify, Apple and Microsoft They are companies that benefit from social network data. Specifically, they are based on speech functionality Facebook He allowed him to share songs or recommend series, but also access private messages among users
However, Axel Marazzi – Reporter specializing in technology – argues Facebook It does not sell legal data at any time. What happens if the company has no such custody?
Antonio García Martínez – The journalist of the prestigious Wired technology magazine – described in his personal account tweets "In NYT reports, these contracts are legally in force, but outside partners do not really use the data access in a meaningful way. Without proper business context or product, data rarely deserve (you can also protect jealousy). "
I'm so tired of being a new oil of data & # 39; metaphor
Call me on the current enemy to access your browsing history, or something like the browser's cookie causes the collapse of the economy.
– Antonio García Martínez (@antoniogm)
19th of December, 2019
Business Facebook Based on your data optimization. These data are legally licensed by users. We accept each time "Terms and conditions" When we ask about opening an account, we collect personal information.
Part of the confusion that occurs with our data occurs when an update to these conditions is created and the user will lose the record that is enabled by this new update.
Facebook It is a digital platform that includes more information: full name, address, phone number, real-time location, personal relationships, work, income level, education, ethnicity, religion, data biometric Facials, political orientation, calendar, history search, etc.
That crosses these data algorithm decide what your ads are for your profile, and therefore optimize the return on investment.
Possible legal consequences Facebook Their platform depends on each of the existing jurisdictions. It's not the same Argentine law that's it states States that's it European Union. Each one will reduce approximately the time when deciding on the company's legal action.
Marazzi it guarantees today Facebook It will take protective measures to maximize the user's personal data and is performing successfully.