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In the World of Big Data, Privacy Invasion Is the Business Model

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A much bigger privacy threat than Facebook.

Credit: CNET, Screenshot, Molly Wood

Recent weeks have seen a lot of (overdue) talk about privacy and technology. There was the flap over Path and other mobile apps uploading your phone's address books to their servers without your permission. A follow-up story noted apps might be able to slurp up photos and their location data on iOS, too.

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