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Why Your Phone Isn’t As Clean As You Think

14.7.2014 by Jenn Granger

Word of warning: delete doesn’t mean what it used to. For example, you may think that after hitting factory reset your phone is wiped, and all your personal details and embarrassing holiday photos are out of reach from data thieves forever. You’d be wrong. A recent study found a) that the reset function on Android phones wasn’t actually clearing all the data, and b) enough naked selfies within that data to make you wonder if the internet population is actually ever clothed. So, if you’re getting rid of a phone, or just have things that you would rather be deleted permanently,…