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With Facebook under fire for exposing 87 million user profiles in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal, the social network is being pressed to consider a different business model; one where users will have to foot the bill to opt out of the targeted ad model. An ad-free Facebook. Mark Zuckerberg confirmed the strategy to possibly make an ad-free Facebook where users will pay for their privacy at last week’s Capitol Hill appearance. Senator Bill Nelson asked how Facebook users who do not wish to see targeted ads could stop the...