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Facebook's (FB) latest idea for boosting ad revenue: mobile news feed ads that target consumers...

Facebook's (FB) latest idea for boosting ad revenue: mobile news feed ads that target consumers based on the apps they use. Like its plans for delivering mobile ads based on a user's location, and PC ads based on a user's web browsing, this concept might not go over well with privacy advocates. But Facebook has avoided seeing a giant backlash over its ad targeting thus far, and it badly needs to improve mobile monetization. (also)
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  • SoldHigh
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    Since when has FB cared about user-privacy?
    6 Jul 2012, 04:08 PM Reply Like
  • Sportivny
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    well, looks like they won't be doing that on my phone cause I am deleting their POS app:-)
    6 Jul 2012, 04:11 PM Reply Like
  • marilyn61
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    I agree with SoldHigh. I decided to open a FB account as I thought it might be a useful method of keeping in touch with friends and business associates. I now find myself being invited to join people on FB I've never met or heard of before !!
    7 Jul 2012, 04:29 PM Reply Like
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