Facebook targeting children by emotional state

    Press/Media: Press / Media

    Period01 May 2016 → 08 May 2017

    Media coverage

    5

    Media coverage

    • TitleABC Western Plains Interview
      Degree of recognitionRegional
      Media name/outletABC Western Plains
      Media typeRadio
      Country/TerritoryAustralia
      Date08/05/17
      DescriptionInterview with ABC Western Plains about Facebook targeting children
      PersonsTravis Holland
    • Title2BS BRock Interview
      Degree of recognitionLocal
      Media name/outlet2BS
      Media typeRadio
      Country/TerritoryAustralia
      Date06/05/17
      DescriptionInterview with 2BS-BRock on Facebook targeting children
      PersonsTravis Holland
    • TitleChannel 10 News
      Degree of recognitionNational
      Media name/outletChannel 10 News
      Media typeTelevision
      Country/TerritoryAustralia
      Date01/05/17
      DescriptionInterviewed by Channel 10 news about Facebook targeting children
      URLhttps://youtu.be/vEyQeB3Hlrs
      PersonsTravis Holland
    • TitleThe Project, Channel 10
      Degree of recognitionNational
      Media name/outletThe Project
      Media typeTelevision
      Country/TerritoryAustralia
      Date01/05/17
      DescriptionInterview on The Project about Facebook targeting children
      URLhttps://youtu.be/l8gltFDD30g
      PersonsTravis Holland
    • TitleFacebook exploiting vulnerability of children
      Degree of recognitionNational
      Media name/outletABC Radio Melbourne
      Media typeRadio
      Duration/Length/Size3 min 14 sec
      Country/TerritoryAustralia
      Date01/05/16
      DescriptionFacebook is pinpointing children at their most vulnerable, using algorithms to find when they feel "worthless" and "defeated". Internal documents unearthed by The Australian reveal Facebook can target “moments when young people need a confidence boost”. Children aged just 14 are being monitored, to be better exploited by advertisers. Are you going to like this article?
      URLwww.abc.net.au/radio/melbourne/programs/mornings/facebook-targeted-ads/8486002
      PersonsTravis Holland

    Keywords

    • Facebook
    • children
    • emotion
    • social media