Locationdata

04.24.19
Amazon Alexa auditors could reportedly access user locations
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Amazon Alexa auditors could reportedly access user locations

According to Bloomberg, some workers could see data such as coordinates.

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02.07.19
Carriers were selling your location data to bounty hunters for years
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Carriers were selling your location data to bounty hunters for years

A new investigation reveals the problem wasn't just an isolated incident.

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01.04.19
LA sues Weather Channel app owner over 'fraudulent' data use
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LA sues Weather Channel app owner over 'fraudulent' data use

It says the app didn’t fairly disclose how location data would be shared.

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06.19.18
Major US carriers will stop selling customer location data to aggregators (updated)
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Major US carriers will stop selling customer location data to aggregators (updated)

AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile followed suit after Verizon made the first move.

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05.09.18
Apple is reportedly pulling apps that share location data
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Apple is reportedly pulling apps that share location data

It's also telling developers to update their applications before they can be relisted.

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02.16.18
Google is making it easier for 911 to find you in an emergency
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Google is making it easier for 911 to find you in an emergency

In a test, it was able to provide 911 operators with more accurate caller locations.

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