Facebook’s new tool will tell you how it knows so much about you – Vox

The “Off-Facebook Activity” tool lets you see — and somewhat control — what other sites and apps tell Facebook about you.

Facebook users just got a new glimpse into — and a little control over — the myriad ways the social network tracks what they do when they’re not using Facebook. If you didn’t already realize it, by the way, Facebook is tracking an astounding amount of what you do when you’re not using the platform, an activity also known as living life in the real world.

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