Opinion

User Beware: That Mobile App is Spying on You

A recent study of the 400 most popular iOS and Android apps reveals that nearly all free apps, and many paid ones, collect users' personal data.
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  • Mobile Apps
  • Privacy
  • Consumer Electronics
  • iOS
  • Android
San Francisco journalist Bill Snyder writes frequently about business and technology. His work appears regularly in CIO.com and the publications of Stanford's Graduate School of Business and the Haas School of Business at the University of California at Berkeley. He welcomes your comments and suggestions.