Leave a comment

Facebook's tracking practices exposed

How to find out what Facebook thinks you like

In an effort to help you find out what information Facebook has on you, ProPublica has designed a Chrome extension. The extension shows all of the data that Facebook has on its users. It even lets you rate the information for accuracy.

chrome extension

If you want to add the extension to your Chrome browser, just click on the blue box in the upper right-hand corner. A pop-up box will ask you to confirm that you want to add the extension.

confirm

In the past, we told you how to opt-out of Facebook tracking. If you decide to opt-out, it might still be a good idea to add the Chrome extension, just to keep an eye on things.

Next Story
Source: Independent
View Comments ()
Google’s new computer will be straight out of 'Star Trek'
Previous Happening Now

Google’s new computer will be straight out of 'Star Trek'

Top Story: Did Marissa Mayer decline to reset Yahoo users’ passwords 2 years ago?
Next Happening Now

Top Story: Did Marissa Mayer decline to reset Yahoo users’ passwords 2 years ago?