Facebook users given control over data gathered to deliver targeted ads | Daily Mail Online
A new Facebook tool will allow users to delete data that has been used to deliver targeted adverts based on their activity on other websites and apps.
The social networking giant is making its ‘Off-Facebook Activity’ tool available to all users after an initial launch in Ireland, South Korea and Spain last August.
The tool allows you to see what information Facebook holds on you based on other websites you’ve visited or apps used and then lets you either delete it or leave it.
Facebook says the tool could have some impact on its businesses but giving people control over their data was more important…