Grindr, OkCupid and Tinder Among Popular Apps That Share User Data: Report

The data sharing may be in violation of GDPR and CCPA

Grindr logo, OkCupid logo, tinder logo
Based on data gathered for the report, OkCupid shared highly personal data such as highly personal data about sexuality, drug use and political views with third-party companies. Grindr, OkCupid, Tinder

Several popular apps are sharing user data—including highly personal information, such as dating choices and precise locations—in ways that could violate privacy laws, according to a report released today by the Norwegian Consumer Council.

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