Did you know that when you download an app and you mindlessly accept the rules and conditions, you may be giving that company permission to access much of your private information? Initially, Pokemon Go was accessing almost all of a user’s Google account information from emails to photos. Smartly, Niantic changed this once they were made aware of the situation.
But not all apps and developers are as pragmatic and responsible to limit their access into your lives. Read the full article on how to tell if you’re giving an app too much permission into your personal information, what to do, and how to do it. Remember there are difference between Android and Apple smartphones, so know your settings and how to modify them. If you need more help, feel free to contact Optfinity and we’ll ensure your personal information is safe!