Saturday, July 30, 2016
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Alphabet Posts Strong Revenue on Video Market
Games Outweigh Sagging Sensors For Sony
Microsoft To Further Cut Jobs Towards The Final Exit From Phone Business
AMD Radeon RX 470 And RX 460 Are Shipping in Early August
Worldwide Smartphone Volumes Relatively Flat in Q2 2016
Oracle to Buy NetSuite for $9.3 Billion
Samsung and Nestle Collaborate on the Internet of Things and Nutrition
Home Appliance and Home Entertainment Units Help LG's Quarterly Profits
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Faceboo...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, June 12, 2014
Facebook To Use App And Website Data To Show You Tailored Ads


Facebook has been extracting information based on your daily activities within the social network in order to deliver personalized ads. Now the company's advertising system will further use data from apps you use and websites you visit not within the boundaries of Facebook.

Facebook has long maintained internal profiles of users based on the comments they make and the posts that they "like" within its social network. these profiles will be furhter "enhanced" to include information based on some of the external websites and mobile apps its members use.

This type of interest-based advertising will start in a fe months in the U.S., Facebook said.

For instance, if you?re thinking about buying a new TV, and you start researching TVs on the web and in mobile apps, Facebook may show you ads for deals on a TV. And since it seems you're interested in electronics, Facebook will show you ads for other electronics in the future.

To quell potential privacy concerns, Facebook will give users the ability to review and edit their internal advertising profiles. By clicking on a button alongside Facebook ads, a user can see all the "interests" on their record, remove unwanted categories and add any desired categories.

Users will still be able to use the industry-standard Digital Advertising Alliance opt-out option (small blue arrow on ads) along with the controls that iOS and Android provide.

The new ad capabilities come as Facebook strives to ramp up its advertising revenue amid competition from Google while addressing persistent concerns about personal privacy on the world?s No.1 social network.




Previous
Next
Angry Birds Epic Now Available Worldwide        All News        Toshiba Launches New USB 3 Pen Drives
Executive Changes For AMD     General Computing News      Amazon Launches Music Streaming Service

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Facebook Reports Sharp Ad Sales Growth
Facebook's Aquila Maiden Flight Is A Reality
Facebook's Messenger Hits 1 billion Users
Messenger Starts Testing Encryption With Secret Conversations
IRS Probes Facebook
Facebook Tries To Explain The Algorithm Behind News
Facebook To Add Media Content, Celebrity News For Live Srervice: WSJ
Facebook App Arrives on Windows 10
Facebook Messenger Makes It Easier to Start Conversations
Facebook Forces Users Install The Moments app
Facebook Now Supports 360-degree Photos
Facebook: We Don't Listen To Your Calls To Offer Targetted Ads

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .