Facebook Messenger Gets Two New Augmented Reality Based Games

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And, the social media giant has done it yet again!

The new feature is further evidence of how Facebook is leaning into augmented reality as a way to offer users new experiences - and make more money.

Facebook has reportedly approached several of the biggest US banks, asking them to share their customers' financial data with the social-media giant.

It seems like Facebook are striving to go back to their roots as a social platform with the capacity to bring people together.

Banking data is one of the most sensitive of personal data, and any leakage of such information to unauthorized or unwanted parties could trigger a huge crisis of confidence, if not widespread panic. Even the various banks such as Citibank, Wells Fargo declined to address the issue at all.

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In short: this sort of service would be opt-in and Facebook has unequivocally said it won't be harvesting the data to enrich its advertising algorithms.

Techcrunch has the details on Facebook's new offerings. "Account linking enables people to receive real-time updates in Facebook Messenger where people can keep track of their transaction data like account balances, receipts, and shipping updates", the statement said.

Indeed, using Messenger as a platform for interaction between banks and their clients will allow Facebook to build an ecosystem that could offer various services just like what China's WeChat is doing. It hopes that like Whatsapp Business, Facebook Messenger can also be used by merchants for buying, complaints, delivery options etc. "The talks are taking place as Facebook faces several investigations over its ties to political analytics firm Cambridge Analytica, which accessed data on as many as 87 million Facebook users without their consent". Thus, Facebook is already under the scanner for numerous inquiries from United Kingdom and USA regulators regarding this significant data leak. Zuckerberg said that he was doing so because "everyone cares about privacy".

If you are concerned about the legitimacy of a particular account, report it through Facebook. "That's the only way we can reach billions of people".

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