It seems to be a long-held belief that Facebook listens to our conversations.

I have spoken to dozens of people who are genuinely convinced that Facebook (or sometimes Google but usually Facebook) is listening in on their calls, identifying the content of their conversation and selling the information to the highest bidder.

You have probably heard something like the following claim many times:

I was talking on the phone to my sister about nappies and now I see nappies ads every time I log onto Facebook. It’s like someone has spied on me or something.

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