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iPhones are tracking you, as well as Googles Android

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by thevil, Apr 30, 2011.

  1. thevil

    thevil Junior Member

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    http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703983704576277101723453610.html
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    http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news/2011/04/google-faces-50-million-lawsuit-over-android-location-tracking.ars

    Kinda puts a damper on Google's "Don't be Evil" motto
     
  2. daboss

    daboss Newbie

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    Looks like big G is trying to take over the world.
     
  3. hawke

    hawke Power Member

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    Demographics people... Demographics.... I doubt anything nefarious is going on... just my opinion.... :)
     
  4. satyawrat

    satyawrat Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    isn't Android open source? How can they slip through some tracking code if it is opensource?
    I doubt this would be the case with a clean android system. Maybe the apps made by google are tracking the user.