Description: On Valentine’s Day, Nick Bergus came across a link to an odd product on Amazon.com: a 55-gallon barrel of … personal lubricant.
Date: May 31, 2012
Questions for Discussions:
- Explain how “sponsored stories” work.
- Why are they more effective than regular advertisements?
- Do you think this strategy is unethical in any way?
- How should Facebook management be dealing with the proliferation of this and other new forms of advertising that make use of personal information?