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Facebook ads a ‘sophisticated’ threat to elections ―US Senator

Facebook ads a ‘sophisticated’ threat to elections ―US Senator

The United States Senate’s top privacy hawk is once again calling on Facebook to voluntarily suspend the use of micro-targeting to push political and issue-based advertisements, warning that foreign governments could take advantage of the tool to influence American elections. Senator Ron Wyden, Democrat of Oregon, previously called on Facebook and Google to suspend micro-targeting […]