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German broadcast associations call on ARD, ZDF to withdraw from Facebook

Wednesday 11 April 2018 | 15:54 CET | News
The German association or broadcasting and broadband communications (FRK) has called on German public broadcaster ARD and ZDF to withdraw from Facebook, saying they have been using taxpayers' broadcasting fees to expand their reach on Facebook. But in doing so, the two broadcasters have handed over the data from millions of users to Facebook without informing users how this data is being analyzed or used, said the FRK.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: ARD / Facebook / FRK / ZDF
Countries: Germany
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