For those who might be concerned about this discovery, you can go to your Google Account's main page, head to the Sign-in & Security section and select "Apps with account access".
"It is not reasonable, practical or efficient to expect users to know how third-party companies will make use of their personal data", Rotenberg said.
Some of these companies train software to scan the email, while others enable their workers to pore over private messages, the report says. The search giant even rolled out new features for Android users that give them better control over privacy settings in their Gmail accounts.
Although Return Path declined to comment on details of the incident, it did say it sometimes lets employees see emails when fixing problems with its algorithms.
A year ago, Googlepromised to stop scanning the inboxes of Gmail users but the company has not done much to protect Gmail inboxes obtained by outside software developers, according to the newspaper.
The revelation comes at a bad time for Google and Gmail, the world's largest email service with 1.4 billion users.
Google received plenty of criticism for having computers scan every Gmail email to deliver targeted ads.
"Data-mining companies commonly use free apps and services to hook users into giving up access to their inboxes without clearly stating what data they collect and what they are doing with it, according to current and former employees of these companies", the report said. In most cases, the people who signed up for the price-comparison deals or other programs agreed to provide access to their inboxes as part of the opt-in process. It may do some internal testing to make sure of this, as well. Consumers' reaction is becoming a major challenge for tech companies as they face lawmakers, lawsuits and the threat of regulation over data policies they say they've been telling us about all along.
Privacy matters Google may have promised to stop scanning the inboxes of Gmail users for ad-targeting purposes previous year, but it still lets third-party app developers read your private messages.
But everyone who spoke to the Journal confirmed that the practice is specified in their user agreements and they have implemented strict rules for employees regarding the handling of email.
It is unclear if interim coach Fernando Hierro will continue in the post he did not seek before Julen Lopetegui was sent home. Most Liverpool fans despise the Real Madrid defender and they were absolutely loving his heartache on social media .
Both Sweden and Mexico qualified for the last 16 with Germany crashing out in stunning fashion after losing to South Korea . Brazil struggled in its opening two matches, first held to a 1-1 draw and then needing late goals to win the other.
The helicopter was later found in a northeastern suburb of Paris about 60 kilometers (37 miles) from the prison, one source said. In 2009 he wrote a book about his experiences of growing up in Paris's crime-ridden suburbs and graduating into a life of crime.
In global football, that's just nearly a desperate call to see a loose team with no understanding of what we're trying to do. Belgium continue their World Cup with a last-16 clash against Japan in Rostov-on-Don Monday.
We apologize that we did not play like world champions. "He couldn't motivate the team and get them ready for the game". Leroy Sane, the forward who shone for Manchester City last season, was cut from the final squad.
WJZ's Meg McNamara said temperatures across Maryland were in the low- to mid-90s Saturday , and it will only get hotter Sunday . Combined with humidity, it will feel more like the middle 80s overnight in the metro area.
And analysts said they took heart that the administration had offered some semblance of an olive branch to Beijing. The idea was to prevent state-owned or politically connected Chinese companies from buying advanced US technology.
Uruguay took a 2-0 lead over Russian Federation on an own-goal - the sixth of the World Cup to tie the tournament record. Tomorrow's match will decide on the victor of their Group A, which also enrolls the teams from Saudi Arabia and Egypt .
The sharply divided high court has already handed Trump a series of other wins in politically charged cases in recent weeks. A traditional conservative, he advanced gay rights, buttressed abortion rights and erased political spending limits.