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Smartphone apps for health, fitness privacy resources

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Do health and fitness smartphone apps have you concerned about your privacy? Check out these resources for more details about the issue.

The health app industry is skyrocketing, with the market expected to grow to $26 billion by 2017, and the Federal Trade Commission is on watch.

*Note on the study: California law requires that apps disclose their privacy policies, so while there is no federal law requiring it, any apps being downloaded in that state are required to conform.  Jon Potter, of the Application Developers Alliance explained this to us. 

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