INFOGRAPHIC: Your mobile is watching you!

Written By Mekhels Linxets on Tuesday, November 27, 2012 | 11:01 PM

Infographic - Smartphone software means you could be being tracked at all times.

Ever feel as though you’re being watched? Well, if you’re a smartphone user, the chances are that you probably are, as mobile apps are increasingly sharing user information with marketers in a bid to generate targeted advertising.

Location-based services are, it seems, primarily designed to serve as a convenient tool for simplifying our day-to-day lives. However, with marketers frequently utilising such apps in their bid to create more targeted advertising by tracking our every move, are we ultimately paying for said services at the cost of personal privacy?

The following infographic shows just how much access ‘they’ have to our exact whereabouts and actions. So remember, just because you’re paranoid…