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Most Android Apps Are Sending Data to Facebook Even If You Don't Have An Account


Science & Tech  (tags: computers, Internet, smart phones, communications, social media, privacy )

Freya
- 48 days ago - yahoo.com
Privacy International tested 34 popular Android apps and found that two-thirds send data to Facebook as soon as they are launched. It makes no difference if people are logged out of Facebook, or don't have an account.



   

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Animae C (507)
Wednesday January 2, 2019, 3:10 pm
i don't use apps!

Shared.
TY Freya
 

Lone F (58)
Wednesday January 2, 2019, 3:16 pm
I don;t us apps either
Thanks Freya
 

Sue H (7)
Wednesday January 2, 2019, 5:04 pm
There ought to be a law to protect people. :(
 

Walter F (129)
Wednesday January 2, 2019, 5:33 pm
Another non user.
 

Walter F (129)
Wednesday January 2, 2019, 5:34 pm
Another non user.
 

Winn Adams (179)
Wednesday January 2, 2019, 6:30 pm
Noted and thanks. I don't use apps either.
 

Colleen L (3)
Wednesday January 2, 2019, 7:27 pm
Non use too.
Thanks Freya
 

Raleighaway k (358)
Wednesday January 2, 2019, 8:32 pm
No surprise here. ty posted tweeted
 

Sue L (71)
Wednesday January 2, 2019, 9:43 pm
1984 here we come! Wait, we are already there.
 

Shirley S (187)
Wednesday January 2, 2019, 11:10 pm
Privacy is a word no longer recognized.
 

Victoria P (105)
Thursday January 3, 2019, 1:40 am
Orwellian indeed..."ownlife" nearly impossible
 

Sara G (104)
Thursday January 3, 2019, 6:46 am
Scary!
 

Janet B (0)
Thursday January 3, 2019, 8:01 pm
Thanks
 

Danuta Watola (1251)
Saturday January 5, 2019, 1:27 am
noted
 

John W (5)
Monday January 7, 2019, 1:13 am
Thank you for sharing this with us
 
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