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Facebook Messenger app isn't evil & it's not about to spy on you

Ashleigh Allsopp | Aug. 21, 2014
The truth behind reports that claim Facebook Messenger can spy on you, call your friends and take control of your mobile device.

If you want a bit of a giggle, you can watch the Fox 29 report that's been doing the rounds this month and scaring people into believing that Facebook is going to spy on you. While some of what he says is true (Facebook, as well as the rest of the internet, is collecting data from you in order to show you adverts it thinks you will be interested in), you shouldn't believe everything he says.

After all, Anthony Mongeluzo, who is apparently a "tech expert," calls Nike's FuelBand the Nike FitBand and also suggests that WhatsApp is called What's Up App.

 

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