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There’s An App For That – But At What Cost?

The App Store has over 500,000 apps for work, play and everything in between. There are apps for news, finance, travel, social networking, games and everything else you can imagine. There is even a turkey call app for those who enjoy turkey hunting. (For the record, the authors of this article do not condone that activity – so please no letters!)

But at what cost are all these apps? For consumers, it is the loss of privacy. For members of the app industry, it is the constant scrutiny of their privacy and data collection practices on both the state and federal level. More…