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Timmies is watching you....

Old Jun 12th 2020, 5:36 pm
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Default Timmies is watching you....

...if you use their app.

https://business.financialpost.com/t...-intimate-data

Rather disconcerting stuff. I’m not a user of their app nor a frequent customer.
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Old Jun 12th 2020, 6:43 pm
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Default Re: Timmies is watching you....

Originally Posted by Atlantic Xpat View Post
...if you use their app.

https://business.financialpost.com/t...-intimate-data

Rather disconcerting stuff. I’m not a user of their app nor a frequent customer.

Dreadful company. They must account for more pollution than the Exxon Valdez. It's not obvious what their "app" would do but I'd expect it to leave a horrible mess on my phone.
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Old Jun 12th 2020, 7:03 pm
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Default Re: Timmies is watching you....

Originally Posted by dbd33 View Post
Dreadful company. They must account for more pollution than the Exxon Valdez. It's not obvious what their "app" would do but I'd expect it to leave a horrible mess on my phone.
I wanted to download a radio player app the other day and it said that it needed access to the files, messeges and calls etc on my phone. I didn't download it. Why in the world would anyone need an app for crap coffee? 🙄
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Old Jun 12th 2020, 7:21 pm
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I wanted to download a radio player app the other day and it said that it needed access to the files, messeges and calls etc on my phone. I didn't download it. Why in the world would anyone need an app for crap coffee? 🙄

Perhaps it's so people can report examples of Tim Hortons cups and trays and wrappers littered around the countryside so the company can send someone to pick them up.
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Old Jun 12th 2020, 10:23 pm
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Default Re: Timmies is watching you....

Isn't this what a lot of companies do? I try to limit my app use and downloads, I don't like them in general as they clutter my phone and pain in the rear end in my view..

If I recall Air Canada app was doing the same, or maybe their app was being hacked for personal information, too many issues with various apps and some are just too nosy.
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