Facebook paid teenagers to get nearly full access to all data on their phone


Originally published at: https://www.myce.com/news/facebook-paid-teenagers-to-get-nearly-full-access-to-all-data-on-their-phone-85895/

Facebook paid some of its users, including teenagers, with monthly gift cards valued up to $20 to get nearly full access to data on their phones. The company harvested the data on the phones with a special “Facebook Research” app that monitored the users’ internet traffic.


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