So begins Sofia Lundberg's The Red Address Book
, with a very fragile Doris recalling a life with people long dead.
● Make your address book
clutter-free in just few clicks.
Once a user clicks OK, developers can download information the user keeps about everyone in their address book
, which might include names, phone numbers, birth dates, and home and work addresses.
WhatsApp looks at the phone numbers in your address book
, then checks to see which of those numbers are verified in WhatsApp.
Brewster pulls information from users' various social sites, address books
and G-mail accounts, with their permission, to compile an enhanced address book
.he app did not just expose the contact details of Kutcher it also exposed the personal information of several entrepreneurs.
Kwaga said WriteThat.name automatically updates the address book
and the new version is available for both hosted and onsite versions of Lotus Notes.
"The defendants -- several of the world's largest and most influential technology and social networking companies -- have unfortunately made, distributed and sold mobile software applications that, once installed on a wireless mobile device, surreptitiously harvest, upload and illegally steal the owner's address book
data without the owner's knowledge or consent," the lawsuit alleged.
The practice came to light when a Singapore-based app developer, Arun Thampi, noticed that his contacts had been copied from his iPhone address book
without his consent by a social network called Path.
copiedfrom his iPhone address book
without his consent by a social
He said: "It turned out to be a computer virus that was using the address book
in my Windows operating system to target more people.