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Can Facebook identify me from this information?

Asked on 02-01-2019 by Trisha Chopra

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Most likely not. But, it could get a fair idea about user characteristics and match that information with Facebook profiles to determine the target for ads.

How to prevent data sharing?

Asked on 02-01-2019 by Rajesh Mistry

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Data sharing could not be prevented unless the apps update to the latest developer kit provided by Facebook. However, you could turn off data gathering for these apps, which may ultimately prevent your information from going over to Facebook.

How to delete Facebook?

Asked on 02-01-2019 by Aarav Khan

Answered by NewsBytes

To delete Facebook, head over to the settings of your account and click on 'Your Facebook Information'. Now, back up and download all your Facebook data and delete the account from this page.

Is Facebook collecting data from Instagram?

Asked on 02-01-2019 by Dhruv Trivedi

Answered by NewsBytes

Yes. Instagram is a Facebook product and the social network uses the platform to collect information, including location data, for targeted advertising.

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