« on: April 15, 2014, 02:35:09 PM »
Most like because the SDK from Google turns off all privacy measures automatically and makes the developer force them to be turned off. They also have recently made some controls unavailable to the user period. Without location data, Google can't track you as well, which means they do make as much money.
The apps may not cost $$ but they are not free.
I hear you and feeling rather stupid. For some reason I allowed myself to be blindsided by the trigger keywords AHA and Zymurgy. Note to my 56 year old brain!