Julie Brown v. Google – equals another waste of everyone’s time

Ok folks so recently a group of savvy researchers wanted to take a set of data and make it visual. These researchers ended up finding an amazing amount of cached location information within there iPhone. The information was then turned into a nifty little application and the whole world panicked over something they never really ...

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Your Android is Tracking Itself as Well

Earlier this week the interwebs were a buzz about recently discovered un-encrypted location data that is saving to your iPhone. The iPhone has a consolidated.db file so deeply rooted in its operating system that it is not visible to you on your phone. While this was not surprising in the least and most likely agreed ...

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Apple’s iOS 4 is Tracking Itself and You

Ever feel like somebody’s watching you? Well iPhone users it’s not paranoia, your instinct is correct this time. Cue the Rockwell. It seems that there is some strong evidence that your iPhone is keeping tabs on you. While geo location and GPS tracking of cell phones is nothing new per say, the idea that this data ...

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New BlackBerry App Can Track Your Kids, Friends and Relatives—Sort of

Well Emacberry has rolled out the beta version of the new LittleBrother application and it promises some interesting features. By using the BlackBerry’s cell tower information (poor man’s GPS substitute) it automatically sends out emails or text messages to individuals on a list whenever a phone with the software enters or leaves user defined areas. ...

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