Photo Credit: Junkee.com
– “Google Maps Has Been Tracking Your Every Move, And Theres A Website To Prove It”
“Remember that scene in Minority Report, where Tom Cruise is on the run from the law, but is unable to avoid detection because everywhere he goes there are constant retina scans feeding his location back to a central database? Thats tomorrow. Today, Google is tracking wherever your smartphone goes, and putting a neat red dot on a map to mark the occasion.
You can find that map here. All you need to do is log in with the same account you use on your phone, and the record of everywhere youve been for the last day to month will erupt across your screen like chicken pox,” by Elizabeth Flux, Junkee.
– “Facebook owner Mark Zuckerberg wants you to pay him to stalk you.”
” In a breathtakingly creepy invasion of privacy, Facebook is forcing all smartphone users to install a new messaging app. The Android version of the app — and to a lesser extent the iPhone version as well — allows Facebook to access your phone camera and record audio, call and send messages without your permission, identify details about you and all your contacts, and send that info on to third parties,” quoting SumOfUs.
I got rid of my cellphone in 1999 and have not had an issue without one.