People ‘have no clue’ how much data Facebook and Google collect, antitrust advocate says

People ‘have no clue’ how much data Facebook and Google collect, antitrust advocate says

Posted July 10, 2019

People ‘have no clue’ how much data Facebook and Google collect, antitrust advocate says

Source: Yahoo! News
By: Jon Ward
Published: July 10, 2019

* Facebook and Google have reached so far into the private lives of their users without their knowledge that they are committing “a fraud on the American people,” said a prominent advocate of stricter government regulation for the tech giants.
* “The amount of data that Facebook and Google are collecting about the average person is absolutely insane, massive, widespread, ubiquitous, and I think honestly, a fraud on the American people that the people don’t understand that this is happening,” said Sally Hubbard of the Open Markets Institute, an organization that advocates curbing the power of monopolies.