Mobile apps are aggressively placing unwanted ads on phones. Lookout, a mobile security firm in San Francisco, tested mobile apps and found some disturbing practices. Those include transmitting consumer phone numbers and email addresses and transmitting to third parties and placing ads on the mobile phone's desktop.
Mobile Ad Networks Accused Of Invasive Apps
By editor • Jul 12, 2012
Originally published on July 12, 2012 1:21 pm