Editor’s Note: This would explain why you might be speaking about something out loud near your phone, then an ad pops up on facebook soon after for the exact thing you were talking about, without having typed it into the phone.
Some creepy Orwellian world, huh?
by Jay Syrmopoulos
Did you know that your Facebook mobile app has complete access to your phone’s microphone?
Recently, an expert has come out to claim that Facebook may be listening in on your conversations. Kelli Burns, a mass communication professor at the University of South Florida, believes the app might be using people’s microphones to gather data on the content of people’s conversations.
Facebook admits that the app is capable of listening to what’s happening around it —…
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