A Norwegian report has published showing how popular Android apps share users’ personal data, including sexual orientation, without letting users know. The data is often tied to user accounts and user for advertising purposes and more.
A New York Times article details how dating apps are brazen in how they share intimate details with advertisers ands and data brokers. One dating app, OkCupid, recently published a list of over 300 companies with whom it shares data with.
The New York Times has the full article on how these apps share personal details.