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Facebook agrees to advertising overhaul to settle US discrimination suits

WorldNews Wednesday, 20 March 2019
Facebook agrees to advertising overhaul to settle US discrimination suitsFacebook Inc has agreed to change its paid advertising platform as part of a wide-ranging settlement to prevent discriminatory and “harmful” practices, the company and US civil rights groups said on Tuesday. Advertising Under the agreement, Facebook will create a new advertising portal for ads linked to housing, employment and credit ads that will limit targeting options for those ads across all of its services, including Instagram and Messenger, the rights groups said in a joint statement. Advertisers on the portal, which will be separate from the system used to advertise other sets of services, will not be able to target ads by age, gender, cultural affinity or zip code, the...
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