Jul 11, 2013 ... Why do so many smartphone apps want permission to use my location ... with
your phone's photos may also ask to use location data because ...
It does this with GPS signals and other location data. When you launch an app, it
may ask permission to use your phone's location. Apps that take advantage of ...
Mar 25, 2015 ... It's little surprise that mobile apps regularly access our location data. ... The worst
grades typically go to apps that ask to do much more than ... which is: I want
people to use my app, I can either charge 99 cents for it or I can ...
Mar 6, 2015 ... Why does Words with Friends need to know my location? Or why does .... This
applies to the web, but it also applies to cell phone mobile stuff as well. Flag.
Permalink ... If you use Android you know the story about apps, devices and such.
... I don't install apps on my android if they ask for stuff. Whatever it is ...
Mar 18, 2013 ... It seems like every app developer wants access to so much on my phone! ... you
can use to drop them a line and ask why their app requires the ...
Jun 24, 2014 ... Used too often for my tastes, few apps outside of PIM or task management apps
... Or take a moment to email them and ask why they need this permission. ... you
are, turn off the location services on your phone and don't install the app. .....
Apps can use the "intent" system to send email/sms without speci...
Feb 26, 2014 ... Stay current with a recap of today's Tech News from Digital Trends ... But other
times our mobile apps do it to us, by collecting, collating, selling, and ... In both
iOS and Android, apps that want your location must get your ... Obviously, you
can use only apps without advertising – those usually cost money.
Dec 11, 2014 ... Why Do Apps Keep Asking for Permission to Access My Data? ... want to use his
camera – and why many of his other apps seem to want such wide access too. ...
Some, like Twitter, want to be able to track your location by GPS to ... The folks at
Norton Mobile Security recently conducted research into the ...
Web applications on iPhone, Android or even certain desktop browsers (some
recent ... How do you actually ask for mobile device to give out it's location to the
site? ... In the case of Android, native apps are usually built using Java and use ...
Get directions from current location via link in my mobile website.
Sep 2, 2014 ... Why, for example, would The Weather Channel app need access to your Device
and Call information? ... Ask Pogue: Are My Apps Spying On me? ... send text
messages, record videos using your camera, know your location at all times, .... T
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