Data is being collected from your phone and used to score you

Source: Harvey Rosenfield & Laura Antonini, Washington Post (Paid Registration)

Operating in the shadows of the online marketplace, specialized tech companies you’ve likely never heard of are tapping vast troves of our personal data to generate secret "surveillance scores”—digital mug shots of millions of Americans—that supposedly predict our future behavior. The firms sell their scoring services to major businesses across the U.S. economy.

People with low scores can suffer harsh consequences.

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