Is DeepText Facebook’s own privacy-killing, machine learning bot?

DeepText can scan your private messages and statuses, in order to suggest actions such as booking a cab and formatting a post. It can also automatically filter content on the basis of user preferences. You know what this means? The end of privacy! If you ever thought your messages and statuses on Facebook are for you and your friends to read and enjoy, you were wrong! Facebook has always been listening to your conversations. It knows where you shop, what you eat, your reading preferences and your browsing behaviour. Why do you think the moment you Google the name of a smartphone you may want to buy, it appears as an ad on your Facebook feed? This is called targeted advertisement. Afterall, Facebook does need to make money, right? Taking…


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