A major audit found that California cops shared data on the movements of millions of drivers without having policies in place, disregarding state law.
AWS said the data was anonymous and to help understand attendance at certain events.
Technologists, hackers, and journalists recap the eighth episode of the final season of the realistic hacking show.
Telecom giants are giving up customers' real-time location data to stalkers and bounty hunters. Now, Motherboard speaks to a victim.
The Chairman's staff said the selling of location data is not a 'threat to the safety of human life or property that the FCC will address during the Trump shutdown.'
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.
Privacy and location-based services aren't incompatible.
A federal judge has ruled that cops need to get a warrant if they want to access a person’s past cellphone location data.
In order to deliver calls and texts while you’re on the move, the network keeps track of your location, and this feature can be used against you.
When I first saw Tile being advertised, I got an itchy, all-over heebie-jeebies feeling. Adding a whole new matrix of location data to our digital world of oversharing has some potentially scary implications.
If you’ve been frolicking around the internet lately as an identifiable 18-34 year old, you may have noticed banner ads for a new, thin, plastic 1”x1” square location tracker called Tile.