Facebook planned to spy on Android phone users, internal emails reveal

Facebook planned to spy on Android phone users, internal emails reveal

According to internal emails published on Github, Facebook planned to use its Android app to match users’ location data with mobile phone base station IDs to deliver “location-aware” products.

UK parliament publishes Mark Zuckerberg's emails - and the Facebook CEO isn't happy

UK parliament publishes Mark Zuckerberg's emails - and the Facebook CEO isn't happy

Also of concern was Facebook's data collection on Android, where it kept a record of calls and text messages to allow it to make suggestions to users about what contacts should appear first in the messenger app.