location

New Google default wipes users' location, web history after 18 months

New Google default wipes users' location, web history after 18 months

Reduces tracking.
Jun 25 2020 11:10AM
Apple and Google to ban use of location tracking in contact tracing apps

Apple and Google to ban use of location tracking in contact tracing apps

That are built on their forthcoming capability.
May 5 2020 6:50AM
Google location data shows Australia grinding to halt

Google location data shows Australia grinding to halt

Are Canberrans still hitting supermarkets and heading outdoors?
Apr 4 2020 9:42PM
US lawmaker urges caution in using location data to track COVID-19

US lawmaker urges caution in using location data to track COVID-19

Wants assurances from US government, big tech firms.
Mar 20 2020 6:50AM
ACT Policing faces scrutiny over mobile phone location requests

ACT Policing faces scrutiny over mobile phone location requests

Some dating back to 2007.
Mar 12 2020 5:21PM
Google Australia sued over collection and use of location data

Google Australia sued over collection and use of location data

ACCC claims consumers misled about how to disable tracking.
Oct 29 2019 11:55AM
Will your movements be tracked at the next big event you attend?

Will your movements be tracked at the next big event you attend?

The technology following your phone from festival to festival.
Feb 9 2017 6:44AM
NBN Co moved an FTTN cabinet after users asked to connect

NBN Co moved an FTTN cabinet after users asked to connect

Physical relocation deemed better than altering footprint.
Nov 23 2016 6:40AM
Mac OS X Yosemite sends search, location data to Apple, Microsoft

Mac OS X Yosemite sends search, location data to Apple, Microsoft

'Spotlight Suggestions' also featured in iOS 8.
Oct 21 2014 8:22AM
Android devices leak location data

Android devices leak location data

Other operating systems also affected by privacy hole.
Jul 4 2014 9:54AM
NSW IT minister releases location intelligence strategy

NSW IT minister releases location intelligence strategy

Wants funding for automatic address mapping service.
Apr 30 2014 12:30PM
Facebook ekes IT efficiency from sleek data centre design

Facebook ekes IT efficiency from sleek data centre design

The Data Centre Strategy Summit keynote in full.
Feb 14 2013 7:51AM
ACMA targets privacy gap in location services

ACMA targets privacy gap in location services

Users unaware of data sharing.
Dec 20 2012 1:45PM
Wi-fi router owners get Google location opt-out

Wi-fi router owners get Google location opt-out

But why not opt-in?
Nov 16 2011 6:47AM
NSW mine tests RFID thesis

NSW mine tests RFID thesis

Can trucks safely become more productive?
Jul 21 2011 6:45AM
Microsoft exposes code for Wi-Fi survey

Microsoft exposes code for Wi-Fi survey

Powering location services.
Jul 5 2011 1:28PM
Nissan Leaf leaks driver speed and location

Nissan Leaf leaks driver speed and location

Nissan's eco car cuts emissions, but spews out private information via RSS.
Jun 15 2011 7:58AM
British Defence warns of Twitter terror risks

British Defence warns of Twitter terror risks

Location service caution not a gag order.
Jun 15 2011 6:08AM
FCC asks Apple, Google to location-tracking forum

FCC asks Apple, Google to location-tracking forum

Will concerns translate into legislation?
May 18 2011 12:33PM
Apple users consented to iPhone spying app

Apple users consented to iPhone spying app

Location tracking stated in terms and conditions.
Apr 21 2011 4:14PM

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