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Facebook’s ad targeting tools could be a valuable supplement to census data

  • Fri, 13 Oct 2017 14:58
 Official census forms are an invaluable source for demographic data throughout the country, but for trends that occur on the scale of weeks or months rather than years, they’re a bit lacking. But a new study shows that similar data used by Facebook to target ads could help fill in that blind spot. Read More Facebook – TechCrunch

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