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(MIT Technology Review)   Why does a campaign app need your Bluetooth settings?   ( divider line
    More: Creepy, Political campaign, Joe Biden, App Store, Biggest data haul, President Trump's rally, Narendra Modi, Parscale's use, political communication strategies  
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1337 clicks; posted to Geek » on 22 Jun 2020 at 3:45 AM (13 weeks ago)   |   Favorite    |   share:  Share on Twitter share via Email Share on Facebook

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2020-06-22 8:11:29 AM  
13 votes:
If you put a campaign app on your phone, you deserve whatever happens.
2020-06-22 9:23:30 AM  
4 votes:
Bonus: they didn't include an "I'm 18" checkbox, so now they have thousands of illegally obtained personally identifiable info AND LOCATIONS of minors.

But I would expect nothing less from the Pederast Party.
2020-06-22 5:40:22 AM  
4 votes:
To harvest all your data, duh!

Wonder how the Trump campaign would react if the app was pulled from Apple's AppStore and Google Play for violation the terms of service? Pretty sure an app designed to suck up personal information is against the TOS...
2020-06-22 6:52:51 AM  
1 vote:
Brad Parscale explained (admitted) it all in his 60 minutes interview. They use personal data to brainwash people via Facebook and other platforms.
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