Fitness app suspended due to security concerns: BBC News Review 2022

July 9, 2023



The Finnish operator of the mobile fitness app Polar has suspended its location tracking application after journalists found it unwittingly revealed information on defence and intelligence personnel from dozens of countries.

Key words and phrases:

allows a secret to be known
-Information leaks due to carelessness when sending emails containing sensitive data.
-The spy knew there was a leak somewhere – she just had to find it.

imperfection or fault
-The company’s financial difficulty has resulted from a flaw in the payment system.
-Everybody has a character flaw or two! It’s what makes life interesting!

without worrying about risk or consequence
-He recklessly gambled his entire month’s pay on a horse? Is he crazy?!
-Despite being warned not to, the politician recklessly criticised public opinion.

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  1. Unwittingly = unintentionally

  2. Very nice
    But please, let the written examples of meanings n sentences stay on the screen longer.

  3. The way he enjoyed at the end of the video 👌🇮🇳

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    Brigitte Guicherd July 9, 2023 at 10:12 am

    I love it. Thanks so much

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    رهف عز الدين July 9, 2023 at 10:12 am

    Katherine and Dan 😍😍😍😍. I love both of you. Dan your accent is terrific 🙈🙈🙈. Katherine, we need you to leak more information about Neil.. where is Neil? 🙋‍♀️🙋‍♀️🙋‍♀️🙋‍♀️

  6. Thanks for another informative installment,in the middle of the video you were saying that the presenter Dan let the cat out of the bag and didn't leak as saying to his brother see you tomorrow.But there is revealing in the situation,Isn't it enough for saying leak?

  7. Welldone Dan and Cathrine…

  8. Thank you. Excellent work Dan.

  9. Unwittingly

  10. Reply
    Sérgio Siqueira de Amorim Júnior July 9, 2023 at 10:12 am

    Very good

  11. Reply
    اسراء السعدون July 9, 2023 at 10:12 am

    this video talks about keep of your personal information secrets

  12. I can't find the quiz! Please help me, how can i find the quiz?

  13. I need lyrics

  14. This is the channel where I hit like button as soon as video start.

  15. Thank have been helping millions of them ,to improve their ability to use correct English .

  16. Reply
    Junroung Monwiset July 9, 2023 at 10:12 am

    So…Professional thank you very much

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    Mónica Rodrigues July 9, 2023 at 10:12 am

    I love your energy as a team, Catherine and Dan!!!! Keep up the great teamwork. Hugs from Madagascar

  18. Thank you.

  19. Reply
    Bayarmaa Dashdondog July 9, 2023 at 10:12 am

    I really love this chanel. thank you for BBC

  20. My interesting daily program 👍♥️

  21. Reply
    Ngọc Lan Phạm July 9, 2023 at 10:12 am

    My all-time favourite program

  22. Is that England pronouncing?

  23. Reply
    manolicoprofeinformatica July 9, 2023 at 10:12 am

    hi from spain I am improving my english with you.

  24. Reply
    Saman Ostovar Aliabadi July 9, 2023 at 10:12 am

    what does tracking mean,in tracking application?thank you,all

  25. Thank you BBC team, Dan and Catherine, very useful lesson !

  26. Sr I can't hear some words on 3:16 i let the … And 7:57 i smacked my head into … Railing . Could u subtitle these blank for me pls?

  27. Best english channel ever
    Where's the others guy ??
    I hope he's OK

  28. I love to learn watching your videos, thanks for sharing all of this with us 😉

  29. floor→ f l double-o r
    fatal flaw
    let the cat out of the bag

    They were a bit difficult^^

  30. Nice as usaul.
    Thanks BBC.
    I like this program news review.

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    Rick Sanches el de Morty July 9, 2023 at 10:12 am

    Both of you guys and your channel have made me improve my english better than my school teachers. Greetings from Spain!!

  32. Thank you so much bbc

  33. You are gorgeous, your job is very helpful!!!

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    Anil Kumar Prajapati July 9, 2023 at 10:12 am

    thanks to you all team

  35. A leak can leak a leak. Nice!

  36. Reply
    ALDO CEZAR Guimarães July 9, 2023 at 10:12 am

    Thank you so much

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