Signal reveals how Facebook, Instagram collect your data for ads

 Signal reveals how Facebook, Instagram collect your data for ads
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Signal reveals how Facebook, Instagram collect your data for ads.

Encrypted messaging app Signal has challenged the user privacy policies of Facebook and Instagram by sharing a series of ads on Instagram to showcase how the social network collects information from users and displays ads basis of those private details.

The company claimed that companies like Facebook aren’t building technology for you but for your data. “They collect everything they can from FB, Instagram, and WhatsApp in order to sell visibility into people and their lives,” Signal said in a blog post late on Tuesday.

Facebook, that blocked Signal from its platforms, was yet to comment on the Signal blog post.

One of the ads Signal posted on…

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