• Report: Cellphone companies may be selling your exact location in real time

    8 monthes ago - By Fast Company

    Companies can track any phone “within seconds” by using data obtained from telecom operators.
    Your cellphone service provider is probably selling access to your real-time location. That's the takeaway from a still-developing story that all started when a former police sheriff used a cellphone-locating service meant to track prisoners to find people who aren't inmates-according to a chilling report in the New York Times. His alleged targets included a judge and members of the State Highway Patrol, and he reportedly tracked their phones without a warrant.
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