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Android apps send hidden data

MIT researchers have determined that much of hidden data sent and received by the 500 most popular Android apps isn't necessary to the functionality. Out of the 47 apps that MIT modified to prove its case, 30 were virtually indistinguishable from the official versions. http://www.engadget.com/2015/11/22/android-apps-send-unnecessary-data/ #tech

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