The move comes after Motherboard reported that apps working with a location data vendor called Huq were collecting data even when users opted-out.
Anomaly 6 is run by ex-military and location industry veterans.
Predicio is linked to a supply chain of data involving Venntel, which sells location data to ICE. Google's move comes after a Motherboard investigation.
Researchers found several apps using an outdated version of an SDK made by Twitter-owned MoPub.
The IRS used smartphone location data from a contractor to try to track Americans without a warrant.
A unit of the IRS previously bought access to location data harvested from ordinary apps installed on peoples’ phones to try and identify individuals.
"Americans’ constitutional rights shouldn’t vanish when the government uses a credit card instead of a court order."
The rapper and Stompdown Killaz hero told us about the scars he got during a brutal attack and his new album, 'Trust Your Gut.'
Caspian and Jaclyn Gee flex for Stompdown Killaz in their newest video for “Fade Away."
But watch the video for his new song first. It’s #woke.