On-demand worker startup Bizzby spams users with innocent man’s address


Bizzby is a service that lets people book tradespeople and laborers on-demand — think of it like Handy or TaskRabbit. A few hours ago, it sent an email to all of its users — tradies and general public alike — asking if they’d like to install a thermostat for Reuben, from Hartlepool, England. Can someone *urgently* get a plumber to Reuben in Hartlepool, some app has just sent his contact details to their entire database. pic.twitter.com/bUXEeXF428 — Jim Waterson (@jimwaterson) August 21, 2017 The email contained Reuben’s full address — which will almost certainly earn the company a good telling-off…

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from UK – The Next Web https://thenextweb.com/insider/2017/08/21/will-someone-please-install-reubens-thermostat/

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