Your data is loved by facebook, and rakes in money every year.
Facebook is bringing triple the earnings from its US consumers as from its users in Europe where average revenue per consumer has been mere $50.73 in the last five quarters.
Part of that is due to the simple fact that American consumers invest more in overall — a capita consumption in the US is roughly 80 percent greater than in Europe,”’ reports Slate.
Facebook has nearly 1.62 billion each day active users and 2.4 billion monthly active users.
This trove comprises roughly 7,000 pages in total, of which approximately 4,000 are inner Facebook communications including emails, web conversations, notes, spreadsheets and presentations, primarily from 2011 to 2015. Around 1,200 pages have been marked as’confidential’.
According to the record, the emails, notes and other records dated as far back as 2011 and have been supposed to be kept out of the public eye pending that the civil situation in California.
Despite ignoring Tinder co-founder Sean Rad as insignificant, Zuckerberg also let the dating program special access to user information, as revealed by leaked exchanges. Accessibility to Facebook data helped Tinder thrive, but there came a point when it inched nearer to losing that accessibility.
The correspondence that is leaked was part of a lawsuit between former Facebook app developer Six4three and Facebook, in California state court.
In 2014, Facebook, which is facing several antitrust investigations, announced a new set of principles to stop third-party program developers from getting access to data on users’ friends. The social networking giant group May 2015 as the deadline for complying with the rules. But some firms continued to get access to this data .
In yet another information breach, Facebook earlier this month showed that at least 100 program developers may have accessed users’ data for months, confirming that at least 11 partners’accessed group members’ data in the past 60 days’.
The social media giant discovered that the apps — mostly social media direction and video streaming apps — retained access to class member information, including names and profile images in connection with group action, in the Groups API (application programming interface).
Facebook is facing scrutiny after private information of 87 million consumers were chosen by UK-based political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica.