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Tracking Phones, Google

Started by Ken., Apr 19, 2019, 03:48 PM

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Ken.

... This as posted elsewhere by Skhilled:

Quote from: Skhilled on Apr 18, 2019, 09:22 AMThere's a lot more to Google's tracking than you realize!!! They are using a hidden service on your phones to track you and give the information to the police!

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/04/13/us/google-location-tracking-police.html

How to help stop it:

https://www.wired.com/story/google-location-tracking-turn-off

Tell Google: Stop storing our location data and giving it to law enforcement:

https://actionnetwork.org/petitions/tell-google-stop-storing-our-location-data-and-giving-it-to-law-enforcement

... and, this by me:
Back a few years ago one of my favorite political commentators was Keith Olbermann. He would routinely have on guests who would preach about the privacy loss as more and more spying was being conducted by companies and the government.

So, all those far out there conspiracy theory's from 12-15 years ago seem to be coming true!   :( 
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Neša

That is the price of "free" service; they sell your user data to marketing companies.
Linkedin and Facebook do the same.

landyvlad

I've no doubt many 'paid' services do the same.
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