No, What Facebook Hears On Your Phone Isn’t Triggering Ads

by Martin Beck
Is Facebook listening through your phone to target you with ads? No. But it is listening sometimes for other reasons, and that is causing confusion with some that the “audio discovery” feature could be being used for ad targeting. At issue is an optional feature of Facebook’s mobile apps that enables people to share clips of the music they are listening to or the TV shows they are watching.Read the full article