Sell dating profiles
You may have a fascinating profession to brag about, as did Paleo Gal, Art Lady, and Novelist53.
Or you may possess intriguing physical attributes, like Nordic Blonde Buddy, Blondie, Green-eyed Lady, Ole Blue Eyes, Sunny Smiles, Dimpled&Adorable, Polishedn Pretty, Cute Redhead, and Brown-eyed Gal.
For example, if you use one of Facebook's apps on your phone, such as Facebook Messenger, Whatsapp or Instagram, then the tech giant can record your location.
The file also noted that while she did not have children, she would like some in the future.There is actually an art to writing a good profile that generates the right kind of click.It's similar to how a good resume gets you noticed so you get an interview.This case is a classic example of how our data is being sold around the world without our knowledge, according to Katina Michael, a professor in computing and information technology at the University of Wollongong."There are companies that are scraping people's data of all types — dating is quite obtrusive — and consumers do not understand what is possible with sophisticated data-scraping algorithms," Professor Michael said.The companies that accumulate and combine this information are known as data brokers.
"It's pretty gross to learn that your identity is getting treated like a commodity that's for sale," she said.