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Facebook phone app spies on texts

Publisher: 
The Sun
Publication date: 
27-Feb-2012
Author(s): 
Chris Pollard
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Private data is a goldmine to advertisers, who use it to target their marketing.

Emma Draper, of campaigners Privacy International, said: "Your personal information is a precious commodity, and companies will go to great lengths to get their hands on it."