As this is clearly a HUGE market, we thought we’d share these tips found on Yahoo! Can’t hurt, right?? There are a couple ways to keep yourself safe:
1. You can go into your phone’s settings and change it so it doesn’t store location data.
2. You can send the photo through certain social media apps, which strip the location data for you.
3. But the tip the former detective recommends is simply taking a SCREENSHOT of your photo and sending that instead. He says a screenshot won’t have the location information.
Now you know. If you’re talking to someone online and want to text them a picture, take a screenshot of the pic and send that instead.