Idiot-Free Tip of The Day! ~ How To Remove Spam Apps & Ensure App Privacy

8 Oct

The Alliance for an "Idiot-Free" America

remove spam apps facebookApps on Facebook can be great, but they can also be a right pain in the neck. On one hand, there’s useful apps like Spotify or Last.fm which make it easy to share your music taste with your friends. Mostly these are welcomed and vaguely interesting for the friends to view. On the other hand, there’s annoying games and spammy viral apps that post things on your timeline.

There are several ways to clean up the apps you’re using and ensure your privacy settings for apps are set just right. There are also some easy ways to remove and report applications when required – like when you’ve accidentally clicked on a viral scam app. Here’s what you need to know.

Setting Privacy For Applications

When your absent-minded friend installs yet another dodgy application, how much information do you want the developers to find out about you? And what about this way…

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