Cops Can Find the Location of Any Phone in the Country in Seconds, and a Senator Wants to Know Why
Here are the letters Senator Ron Wyden sent to mobile carriers and the FCC demanding answers and action on the recently highlighted law enforcement service to easily track phones across the country.
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The Supreme Court Phone Location Case Will Decide the Future of Privacy
Later this year, the Supreme Court will decide if police can track a person’s cell phone location without a warrant. It's the most important privacy case in a generation.
'Pokémon Go' Players Are Spoofing GPS Locations to Catch' Em All
Pokémon Go has only been available in the United States for a day, but already intrepid players are finding ways to cheat the game.
This Augmented Reality Artwork Is in Every International Airport on Earth
UnattendedVaporware is a geolocation-based augmented reality network of site-specific public artworks.
Scientists Are Studying Your Drunken Tweets and They Know Where You Are
Researchers at the University of Rochester have developed algorithms that can detect drunk tweets and geo-locate the users who wrote them.
This Camera Won't Let You Take Tourist Photos
If too many photos have been taken in an area, this camera won't let you take another.
Canada's Twitter Terrorists Are Afraid of the Internet
Online jihadists are changing their online habits because—surprise—intelligence services are probably tracking them.
New App Lets You Record Geo-Located Sounds And Stories For Others To Discover
'Recho" lets users record and discover messages which can be left scattered across physical locations.
How Easy Is It to Stalk Someone with Twitter?
A website that lets you see what data you—or anyone else—give away while tweeting.