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Rainmaker
2,807,336
Debbie Gartner
The Flooring Girl - White Plains, NY
The Flooring Girl & Blog Stylist -Dynamo Marketers

What's the question?

May 24, 2016 09:04 PM
Rainmaker
1,397,833
Raymond E. Camp
Ontario, NY
Licensed Real Estate Salesperson Greater Rochester

It is the twenty first century and happens all over the place.

May 24, 2016 08:57 PM
Ambassador
5,356,661
Bob Crane
Woodland Management Service / Woodland Real Estate, EXP - Stevens Point, WI
Forestland Experts! 715-204-9671

Big brother is everywhere, its one of the tradeoffs that we accepted a long time ago.

Privacy vs convenience

Privacy vs security

 

May 24, 2016 09:23 PM
Rainmaker
915,573
Jennifer Mackay
Counts Real Estate Group, Inc. - Panama City, FL
Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582

Agreed - which is another reason I avoid FB

May 24, 2016 09:32 PM
Rainmaker
4,052,922
Nina Hollander, Broker
Coldwell Banker Realty - Charlotte, NC
Your Greater Charlotte Realtor

That's the tradeoff to being on Facebook.

May 24, 2016 09:11 PM
Rainmaker
3,321,241
Scott Godzyk
Godzyk Real Estate Services - Manchester, NH
One of the Manchester NH's area Leading Agents

They are more evil than Google when it comes to privacy and then they block pro republican posts. 

May 24, 2016 10:45 PM
Rainmaker
424,305
Brenda J. Andrew
ULTIMA REAL ESTATE - Corpus Christi, TX
Professional Realtor in Corpus Christi, TX

I figured as much.  That's why I don't like facebook-I do still use it though.

May 24, 2016 11:58 PM
Rainmaker
1,148,899
Sam Shueh
(408) 425-1601 - San Jose, CA
mba, cdpe, reopro, pe

incognito mode.

May 24, 2016 11:55 PM
Rainmaker
5,571,310
Barbara Todaro
RE/MAX Executive Realty - Retired - Franklin, MA
Previously Affiliated with The Todaro Team

yup....they sure are....

May 24, 2016 11:40 PM
Rainmaker
1,635,442
Sandy Padula and Norm Padula, JD, GRI
HomeSmart Realty West & Lend Smart Mortgage, Llc. - Carlsbad, CA
Presence, Persistence & Perseverance

No surprise; it is evident when you get pop-up ads for companies recently visited.

May 24, 2016 11:24 PM
Ambassador
718,883
John DL Arendsen
CREST "BACKYARD' HOMES, ON THE LEVEL General & Manufactured Home Contractor, TAG Real Estate Sales & Investments - Leucadia, CA
Crest Backyard Homes "ADU" dealer & RE Developer

And your question was? Frankly to comment on your comment if the Cyber World is good enough for the Donald it's good enough for Moi!

May 24, 2016 11:23 PM
Rainmaker
1,456,627
Michael Setunsky
Woodbridge, VA
Your Commercial Real Estate Link to Northern VA

Greg Cremia It doesn't surprise me one bit.

May 24, 2016 11:15 PM
Rainmaker
4,155,834
Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

It is not just Facebook!

May 24, 2016 11:10 PM
Rainmaker
2,020,050
Michael J. Perry
KW Elite - Lancaster, PA
Lancaster, PA Relo Specialist

We are very quick to tell all about ourselves !

May 24, 2016 10:42 PM
Rainer
74,407
Michael Scruggs
UTR Texas-Realtors - Houston, TX
ABR, CNE, TAHS

I am not surprised.

May 24, 2016 10:40 PM
Rainmaker
1,987,878
Lise Howe
Keller Williams Capital Properties - Washington, DC
Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC

just what i wanted to hear when I start my morning! 

May 24, 2016 10:34 PM
Rainmaker
3,069,934
Tony and Suzanne Marriott, Associate Brokers
Serving the Greater Phoenix and Scottsdale Metropolitan Area - Scottsdale, AZ
Haven Express @ Keller Williams Arizona Realty

and?

May 24, 2016 10:28 PM
Rainmaker
4,058,400
Michael Jacobs
Pasadena, CA
Los Angeles Pasadena 818.516.4393

No surprise.

May 24, 2016 10:04 PM
Rainmaker
1,715,878
Lyn Sims
RE/MAX Suburban - Schaumburg, IL
Schaumburg Real Estate

Seems like the voice recognition software is still on & running in the background to me. Big brother is listening I guess.

 

May 24, 2016 10:00 PM
Rainmaker
6,539,494
Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Thanks for your observation.

May 24, 2016 09:51 PM
Rainmaker
882,261
Annette Lawrence , Palm Harbor, FL 727-420-4041
ReMax Realtec Group - Palm Harbor, FL
Making FLORIDA Real Estate EZ

Of course they are.

That is why advertising on FB is so effective.

May 24, 2016 09:45 PM
Rainmaker
4,172,655
Dorie Dillard Austin TX
Coldwell Banker Realty ~ 512.750.6899 - Austin, TX
NW Austin ~ Canyon Creek and Spicewood/Balcones

What is the question?

May 24, 2016 09:40 PM
Rainmaker
4,433,583
Gita Bantwal
RE/MAX Centre Realtors - Warwick, PA
REALTOR,ABR,CRS,SRES,GRI - Bucks County & Philadel

Thank you.

May 24, 2016 08:54 PM
Rainmaker
3,426,635
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Greg Cremia Unlikely, but anything is possible!

May 25, 2016 01:52 PM
Rainer
303,437
Libby Cousins
Extraordinary Processing - Spokane, WA
Contract Mortgage Processor, licensed in WA

How do they know to turn the microphone on when you watch TV? I guess they could do it any time and probably do. Hmmm...

May 25, 2016 01:45 PM
Rainmaker
1,380,173
Ryan Huggins - Thousand Oaks, CA
https://HugginsHomes.com - Thousand Oaks, CA
Residential Real Estate and Investment Properties

Great find!  Thanks.  I did not know this.

May 25, 2016 09:42 AM
Ambassador
2,563,711
Fred Griffin Florida Real Estate
Fred Griffin Real Estate - Tallahassee, FL
Licensed Florida Real Estate Broker

     I load very few apps on my phone.  Facebook, never!

 

May 25, 2016 07:04 AM
Rainmaker
1,514,105
Inna Ivchenko
Barcode Properties - Encino, CA
Realtor® • GRI • HAFA • PSC Calabasas CA

Do you mean a professional page? I do not have much of ''me'' in there, mostly real estate and local news. 

May 25, 2016 05:35 AM
Rainmaker
4,799,481
Gabe Sanders
Real Estate of Florida specializing in Martin County Residential Homes, Condos and Land Sales - Stuart, FL
Stuart Florida Real Estate

Oh oh!

May 25, 2016 05:05 AM
Rainmaker
795,232
Susan Laxson CRS
Premier Sotheby's International Realty - Naples, FL
The Michelle Thomas Team

That is disconcerting to say the least and no, I didn't know that was happening. I try to sign out when I leave the site.

May 25, 2016 03:59 AM
Ambassador
4,801,240
Kathy Streib
Room Service Home Staging - Delray Beach, FL
Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224

I'm not surprised at all. 

May 25, 2016 02:50 AM
Rainmaker
1,714,969
Carol Williams
Although I'm retired, I love sharing my knowledge and learning from other real estate industry professionals. - Wenatchee, WA
Retired Agent / Broker / Property Manager

It's not just Facebook!  

May 25, 2016 02:37 AM
Ambassador
1,208,934
Amanda Christiansen
Christiansen Group Realty (260)704-0843 - Fort Wayne, IN
Christiansen Group Realty

All of our online activity is tracked these days.  I can google "antique clocks" at 9:00 am and by 9:30 there are ads for antique clocks on my FB.  It's the world we live in man...  

May 25, 2016 02:23 AM
Ambassador
3,036,715
Kathleen Daniels, Probate & Trust Specialist
KD Realty - 408.972.1822 - San Jose, CA
Probate Real Estate

We are all be watched, followed, and in most places, on camera.

May 25, 2016 01:30 AM
Rainmaker
5,523,819
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Greg,

We don't play there or sign in.  Like Google we remain signed out.  A

May 25, 2016 12:41 AM