Why Advertisers Can’t Wait to Get Their Hands on Your Selfies


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By one estimate, consumers share some 1.8 billion photos every day. Hidden among many of those are hints about interest and brand affiliation. Advertisers and media companies are just waking up to this fact and are looking at ways to glean data from that trove of information. For social networks like Instagram, Pinterest and Snapchat, such a technology could be a game changer.