At the Detroit auto show, it’ll be clear that cars are becoming the biggest mobile device we own — from 4G networks to wi-fi hotspots. More auto makers are integrating dozens of apps right into the dashboard, but every time drivers fire up a travel app or a music streaming program, they’re giving up data — lots of it.
Gigi Douban looks at the privacy implications that come with all this connectivity.
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