I'm not one to get overly concerned about the privacy of my personal data.
So Woolworths knows what I buy via my EveryDay Rewards card? Great, they can offer me deals that I might actually want. And Facebook knows what I'm interested in? Well, at least the advertisements I have to see are in some way relevant to me.
But this article is scary. Apps collecting data unrelated to their purpose and selling them to third parties.
At least I have an iPhone not an Android device!
One in four apps on an Android mobile phone is loaded with an excessive number of un-related "trackers" that are funnelling valuable personal information to third parties.