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Surveillance libraries in common smartphone apps have amassed dossiers on the minute-to-minute movements of 200 million+ Americans – Boing Boing

Surveillance libraries in common smartphone apps have amassed dossiers on the minute-to-minute movements of 200 million+ Americans - Boing Boing

An investigation by the New York Times into the shadowy world of location-data brokerages found a whole menagerie of companies from IBM, Foursquare and the Weather Channel to obscure players like Groundtruth, Fysical and Safegraph, who pay app vendors to include their tracking code in common apps. These apps sometimes disclose that they will track […]

Your apps may be following your every move – Fox News

Your apps may be following your every move - Fox News

((Credit: iStock)) Popular apps like The Weather Channel and GasBuddy may be tracking their users’ every move, according to a report published Monday. A New York Times investigation found that at least 75 companies get “anonymous” but super-precise app location data from about 200 million smartphones across the US. Some of the apps gather this data, including […]

Best Cryptocurrency News Apps in 2018 – Coindoo

Best Cryptocurrency News Apps in 2018 - Coindoo

Spread the love As cryptocurrencies are becoming more and more popular, it’s somewhat understandable that keeping up with all the happenings within the sphere might feel a bit overwhelming. Since our mobile devices offer us today what was god-like power and accessibility only 20 years ago, it’s no wonder that most crypto traders and enthusiasts […]

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