How Google and Facebook cross ‘the creepy line’

From John Stossel at Reason:

Companies like Google and Facebook collect information about us and sell it to advertisers.

The information they collect and the way they collect it cross the “creepy line” according to a new documentary called “The Creepy Line.”

John Stossel asks the writer of the documentary, Peter Schweizer: “What’s the big deal? They’re giving me information.”

Schweizer responds “to the extent that somebody can do something for you, they can do something to you.” He goes on to make a powerful case that Google and Facebook abuse their power…

Continue reading at Reason…

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