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Data sharing: 40% of Germans don’t mind it – most of the time

Scandals concerning leaked, sold, or passed on data is in the news almost every week and concerns most people. Every time a new one comes up the internet is outraged and full of indignant comments.

But the outrage has its limits: If the data that is being passed on is not highly personal or if it includes some kind of freebie, 40% of German users actually do not really mind it. They don’t care too much for the promise of personalized advertisement or information though. Only 2% did not have a problem in that case.

PR & Social Media Manager @ Avira |Gamer. Geek. Tech addict.