I’m reasonably paranoid about privacy. I use an in-house VPN which doesn’t have any tracking but I’m probably in the minority. Most users of VPNs seem to be using them for one of two use cases: to give a semblance of privacy; to bypass regional restrictions for streaming services. But there are privacy issues that come along with these apps. It’s time to publicise the dodgy data sharing practises of the VPN apps…:
[…] On top of that, since Apple introduced itsfunctionality in its App Store, you now have a much clearer picture of any application’s tracking practices. You can now see if any app you’re looking to download wants to track you and share your data with third parties and you can easily deny those permissions. Google introduced with its recent Android 12 release.