Prying Eyes

Jul 2, 2018

We read a bunch of popular companies’ privacy policies to find out how (and why) they monitor your data

What does that fine print really mean? We dig into the big companies' privacy policies to find out.

Ben Grubb — Prying Eyes journalist

Ben Grubb

Prying Eyes journalist

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Telcos and airlines collect our web browsing histories and sell our location data. TV companies gather our viewing histories to target us with personalised ads. Banks collate our transaction histories. Transport companies collect our calendars and address books.

Why? Sometimes they claim it’s to offer a better service. Other times, they sell it to whoever will buy it.

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