Is your smartphone watching you?

Is your smartphone watching you?

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Is your smartphone watching you?

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by CBS News

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Posted on December 26, 2012 at 11:25 PM

CBS News' Sharyl Attkisson reports on how your smartphone is watching almost everything you do. For some it was an eye-opener

Revenue from applications could soon reach $100 billion. A lot of them like Flickr and Instagram can turn your smartphone into a veritable photo studio to create and share snapshots.

But many users have little idea of what may be sent along with photos, applications and games. Many photo apps and games like Angry Birds, even a simple flashlight app, tracks your location and phone ID.
Watch the report to see just how easy it is.


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