New app checking tool allows educators to see who is tracking and sharing data

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New app checking tool allows educators to see who is tracking and sharing data

Period16 Jun 2021

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  • TitleNew app checking tool allows educators to see who is tracking and sharing data
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletThe sector
    Media typeWeb
    CountryAustralia
    Date16/06/21
    DescriptionIn this online piece devoted to the Apps that can trap research project, funded by ACCAN and undertaken in conjunction with the Australian Council for Children and the Media and the University of California Berkeley, Dr Warburton provides expert comment and the project is described. The project involves identifying children's apps that contravene privacy laws, publishing a list, and providing resources to parents about how to manage app privacy.
    Producer/AuthorFreya Lucas
    URLhttps://thesector.com.au/2021/06/16/new-app-checking-tool-allows-educators-to-see-who-is-tracking-and-sharing-data/
    PersonsWayne A Warburton, Barbara Biggins, Serge Egelman, Elizabeth Handsley