[Update: Data collected after all] Facebook reveals Portal video calling devices, assures public they were 'built with privacy' in mind

Update 1: 2018/10/17 7:01am PDT

Facebook has clarified that data such as call length and frequency of calls can be used to target ads. Recode reports that the social media platform reached

While Facebook’s video calling smart home devices have long been in the works, the wake of another major data privacy scandal doesn’t feel like the best time for a product launch. But perhaps Facebook just couldn’t wait any longer — after all, it was reportedly supposed to debut the new products earlier this year, but held off due to bad press from the Cambridge Analytica scandal. Read More[Update: Data collected after all] Facebook reveals Portal video calling devices, assures public they were ‘built with privacy’ in mind was written by the awesome team at Android Police.