Facebook is paying teenagers, as well as adults, to install a research app on their phones so that they can spy on them, though Apple is making them remove it.
Walmart has applied for a patent for a smart shopping cart. Biometric, it will provide data on your shopping habits as well as your heart rate and when you slow down.
Somehow spyware disguised as anti-malware, Adware Doctor, was allowed into the Mac App Store. It was removed after gaining 6,000 positive reviews.