The Angry Birds game can be used to mine personal data from users, including sexual orientation, according to papers leaked by Edward Snowden (inset). Photos: Bloomberg, AFP
The Angry Birds game can be used to mine personal data from users, including sexual orientation, according to papers leaked by Edward Snowden (inset). Photos: Bloomberg, AFP

Apps such as Angry Birds can feed personal details to spy agencies

Smartphone apps including Angry Birds listed in documents leaked by whistle-blower Snowden

The Angry Birds game can be used to mine personal data from users, including sexual orientation, according to papers leaked by Edward Snowden (inset). Photos: Bloomberg, AFP
The Angry Birds game can be used to mine personal data from users, including sexual orientation, according to papers leaked by Edward Snowden (inset). Photos: Bloomberg, AFP
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