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Facebook confirms it collects data beyond users
San Francisco, April 17, 2018 (AFP) - Facebook, embattled in a scandal over the mishandling of user data, confirmed Monday that it also collected information from people beyond their social network use.
During heated hearings in Congress last week, CEO Mark Zuckerberg had already explained that Facebook collects data beyond what users share on their profiles.
"When you visit a site or app that uses our services, we receive information even if ...