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Analyzing the Whisper CEO’s Response To The Guardian’s Allegations

From October 16 to October 19, The Guardian posted a series of articles containing a number of allegations about the Whisper app’s practices.

Some of the more serious allegations made by The Guardian are as follows:

1. Whisper tracks the location of users who have expressly opted out of geolocation services

2. Whisper shares information with the US Department of Defense from smartphones it knows are used from military bases.

3. Four days after learning The Guardian intended to publish their story, Whisper rewrote its terms of service to Continue reading Analyzing the Whisper CEO’s Response To The Guardian’s Allegations