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Smartphones collect massive amounts of data: Study

timestampOct 15, 2021 authorAlShorts Web Desk

A new study revealed that six popular Android phones collect and share extensive amounts of data without the user’s knowledge. The study was conducted by the University of Edinburgh and Trinity College Dublin. "I think we have completely missed the massive and ongoing data collection by our phones, for which there is no opt-out.," said Professor Doug Leith, one of the authors of the study.

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