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Old April 21, 2011, 10:11 AM
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Originally Posted by MrDiaz View Post
Can't really hide from them I guess, for them to keep track of this (even if they do not collect it...yet) is sort of shocking. Although one could argue that you could be tracked either way, once your GPS is on you become visible for whoever has access to that information.
The database that contains all this info is associated with iTunes. Do you really think it would be that hard for Apple to pull a copy of it?...

Also, think youre wrong with yuor GPS comment. AFAIK GPS is passive reception only. Aka you receive multiple wide area GPS transmissions from various satellites and the GPS itself calculates where you are. There is no feedback nor tracking possible for GPS, again AFAIK.
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