Do you have any idea how many apps have permission to access your personal information on social media sites? Even if you think you do, there’s a good chance you are wrong – very wrong.
MyPermissions is a website that takes about 2 minutes to show you which apps have access to your social media accounts. There’s no fluff here, MyPermissions checks your accounts for app permissions and displays them on screen. MyPermissions checks permissions for Facebook, Twitter, Google, Yahoo, LinkedIn, Dropbox, Instagr.am, Flickr, Foursquare, Aol, Windows Live and Familio accounts.
The purpose of course if to help users keep control of their privacy and prevent unwanted apps from having access to your social accounts. MyPermissions is beneficial because it gathers the information quickly, saving users the hassle of navigating or searching menus to find the permissions settings for each website. Privacy is something users need to be vigilant about and is a virtual battlefield where users and companies fight over the data. MyPermissions is a super fast way of checking and eliminating apps that have attached themselves to your accounts.
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