30 Jan 2020

Facebook's new tracker released

From Nine To Noon, 11:05 am on 30 January 2020
(FILES) In this file photo taken on October 23, 2019 a giant digital sign is seen at Facebook's corporate headquarters campus in Menlo Park, California.

Welcome to Facebook - they're tracking more than you think. Photo: AFP

Tech commentator Paul Matthews looks at the "Off-Facebook Activity" finally released by Facebook that allows you to see the 180 days' worth of data Facebook collects about from sites that you've visited - even when you're not using Facebook. He'll also talk why Big Tech is asking for more regulation, and a stoush that's brewing over a review in the polytech sector.