Think Twice Before Letting That Mobile App Track Your Location

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If you downloaded a flashlight app right now, would you expect it to take a detailed account of your GPS coordinates every minute? Well, thats what Goldenshares Technology, the developer of one of these apps, has done recently. This is not just an isolated incident, however. Other companies such as apple and google have started doing the same thing. The best way to stop them? Just turn your GPS settings off.

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http://blogs.cio.com/privacy/18358/think-twice-letting-mobile-app-track-your-location