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Apps News: How Game Apps Collect Data on Children

JENNIFER VALENTINO-DEVRIES, NATASHA SINGER, AARON KROLIK AND MICHAEL H. KELLERTHE NEW YORK TIMES NEWS SERVICE ARTICLE OPTIONS Before Kim Slingerland downloaded the “Fun Kid Racing” app for her then-5-year-old son, Shane, she checked to make sure it was in the family section of the Google Play store and rated as age-appropriate. The game, which lets…


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Posted: 2018-09-16 04:32:37

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