Consumers Express Anxiety, Apathy About Data Gathering

Ipsos' "Global trends" report finds around 85% of consumers worldwide express anxiety and apathy toward social media's power and harvesting of their data.  According to the report, 85% percent of U.S. consumers believe it's inevitable they will lose some privacy in the future due to technology, 69% are concerned about how information collected during their online activities are being used by the government, and 28% feel people worry too much about their online privacy.