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If You're Not Paying For It, You Become The Product

The internet continues to evolve and with it our privacy continues to be a matter of debate. It was once taken for granted by people who worked in advertising that a person's privacy was paramount... 

Are You Really the Product?

On March 21, at the height of the scandal over Cambridge Analytica’s harvesting of Facebook user data for political targeting, CNN’s Jake Tapper tweeted a quote that he attributed to the computer security expert Bruce Schneier...

You are Facebook's product, not customer

People need to understand that they are the product of Facebook and not the customer, according to media theorist and writer Douglas Rushkoff...

Google Users - You're The Product, Not The Customer

 

The old adage goes that if you’re not paying for a product, then by default you are the product. A perfect example of this is Google and its consumer services – search, YouTube Gmail etc...

How Companies like Facebook, Apple, Google, and Microsoft are Selling Your Information Under the Guise of Being Helpful

Companies who use your digital information for profit hide behind the lame excuse that it is being used to better enhance your online experience, and although that may be partially true, it’s mostly just so they can sell your information for money. Here are a few major online companies who may be selling your information to advertisers.

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