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Facebook, Google sued for 'secretly' slurping people's whereabouts – while Feds lap it up

DougS Silver badge

Why do you say "Facebook in particular" does this? I don't see any difference between the two, other than it is easier to avoid deliberately becoming a Facebook user since they only provide a handful of services.

Both Google and Facebook have trackers in every corner of the web, making it pretty much impossible to avoid becoming part of their dataset. Its just that there are a lot fewer people who can say "I never have and never will use any Google service" than can say the same about Facebook.

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