Worst and Best Apps That Collect and Share Your Personal Data and Some That Don’t

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Facebook in the dust. Of the browsing history and personal data Instagram collects on its users, the app shares 79% with external entities. That is concerning, especially given the fact that it is 22% more than the 57% shared by its affiliate company, and runner-up, Facebook. LinkedIn and Uber Eats tied for third at 50%. Trainline, YouTube, and YouTube Music …

The shocking crime of child identity theft!

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  Has your toddler been getting preapproved credit card offers in the mail? IRS notices? Calls from collection agencies? If so, they’re the victim of child identity theft, a troubling crime in which the offender exploits your child’s social security number to commit fraud. Because a child’s SSN is a blank slate, the perpetrator can easily take out loans, apply …