Study: Tinder, Grindr And Other Apps Share Sensitive Personal Data With Advertisers

Study: Tinder, Grindr And Other Apps Share Sensitive Personal Data With Advertisers

Dating apps, including Tinder, give sensitive information about users to marketing companies, according to a Norwegian study released Tuesday.Researchers in Norway say the data-sharing appears to violate European data privacy laws. In the U.S., groups are asking state and federal regulators to investigate whether the practices are illegal.

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Source: NPR
Study: Tinder, Grindr And Other Apps Share Sensitive Personal Data With Advertisers

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