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Facebook ads will keep an eye on you

It is difficult to comment whether this news will be a good news or bad news for the Facebook users. But, it will surely be disturbing to know that someone is tracking your location. The ads on Facebook can track your personal data stored on Facebook and locate your current location.

Microsoft’s property – Atlas was bought by Facebook last year at a cost of about $US100 million and Facebook will start using it, from today. Atlas acts like a mobile network and tracks your movements, if you have the Facebook App stored on your mobile and Laptop.

Erik Johnson – The head of Atlas shared few words some time ago; “Cookies don’t work on mobile, are becoming less accurate in demographic targeting and can’t easily or accurately measure the customer purchase funnel across browsers and devices or into the offline world. The blog presents Atlas as the solution since it uses “people-based marketing.”

Facebook ads will find your location and follow you where you go

Facebook ads will find your location and follow you where you go

This is surely a good news for the advertisement agencies, however, the users don’t seem to be happy about this new feature, that will leave them with little privacy to its users.

About The Author

David Nataf started his career as co-founder of Net Development, a leading French web integrators, employing 80 people. After the merger of Net Development with Reef publisher, David joined the law firm, Jean-Pierre Millet, with the defense of computer attackers and victimes specialty ("hackers") in cases between different organizations such as NSA or other members of the international interception 'Echelon' network from the UKUSA treaty or the US Air Force. He is the author of several books on information warfare, consultant for the European Parliament as an expert in computer security (SSI) and electromagnetic signals intelligence (SIGINT). David Nataf successively launched several start-ups of the Internet in the field of paperless technologies termination of contracts online ("resilier.com"); online subscription to early stage fundraising foreshadowing the model will retain more later the platform "gust.com", or free roaming mobile operators (MVNO). Given his specialty at the cross road of anti computer crime legal advising, Internet technology, media and anti-propaganda operations, David has naturally become an actor's influence on the Web, working for a think-tank representing french defense and Aerospace. He is architecting crypto farms and masternodes for cryptocurrencies in Asia and Israel technological parks. He graduated in Law from the Faculty of Paris, is a passionate graduated gemologist by Gemological Institute of America "GG", Gemmological Association of Great Britain "Cert-Ga", practical daily triathlon.

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