Privacy Group’s FTC Complaint: Uber Shouldn’t Track Users When They’re Not Using The App

Uber data collection shift should be barred, privacy group urges!
(Adam Fagen)
A digital-privacy group has filed a complaint against Uber, saying the company’s new privacy policy says it could use a rider’s location information to track where they are even when the app is running in the background, and also takes issue with the company’s policy regarding collecting address book information. The Electronic Privacy Information Center in Washington, D.C wants the FTC to investigate.
Read more: http://consumerist.com/2015/06/22/privacy-groups-ftc-complaint-uber-shouldnt-track-users-when-theyre-not-using-the-app/
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