Remember Foursquare? I used to use it (and the company’s other apps) to keep detailed, digital recordings of everywhere I went, which was the cool thing to do back in 2010. And while I don’t use Foursquare’s Android or iOS apps anymore, I’ve given the company a lot of information about me. Thankfully, it’s easy to see all the data the company has collected from you—and delete it.
Data breaches, social network privacy violations, and Big Brother are just a few of the issues we’re dealing with when it comes to protecting our online identity and privacy. Lifehacker had come to the rescue with a great guide to the many ways you can protect yourself online. Give the guide’s listed articles a read and bookmark this page as an essential resource.
— Read on lifehacker.com/s/dataprivacy