How does Facebook see You?

Postby KenoLeon » November 3rd, 2017, 1:53 pm

User avatar

full self-realization
full self-realization
Posts: 660
Joined: October 23rd, 2012, 12:22 pm
Location: Mexico City
I was listening to a podcast that tried to answer the question of Facebook listening on your conversations for ad placement:

Thats interesting in it's own right, but within the episode they mentioned that your profile as compiled from your activity is available for you to consult, and although I am not on Facebook except for a page I used for sketchwars, mine managed to describe certain events in my recent life, equally spooky and fascinating, here's the instructions:

Go to settings, then ads on the left column, click on the your information tab, and finally on the your categories, that's how Facebook sees you, here's mine:

FacebookCategories.jpg (61.32 KiB) Viewed 1323 times

I deleted one while testing it, but it said something like: Likes medium-high end priced electronics...which I do.
Eugenio (Keno) Leon Linkedin Instagram

"Go where you are celebrated, not merely tolerated"

Return to off topic