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No, Facebook isn’t spying on you. At least not with the microphone | Technology | The Guardianhttps://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/nov/09/facebook-spying-on-you-microphone-creepy-data-conspiracy-theories?utm_source=esp&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=GU+Today+main+NEW+H+categories&utm_term=251658&subid=19723158&CMP=EMCNEWEML6619I2The sheer volume of data Facebook has on you is difficult to comprehend, which makes it incredibly creepy – and ripe for conspiracy theories. The unsettling ability of Facebook to make accurate guesses based on what feels like barely any information doesn’t match with what we think should be possible. But rather than updating our beliefs, the easier thing to do is turn to another thing that we know is possible: spying.
Meanwhile, Manila to replace electric trains with horse-drawn carriages. </satire>