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That is kinda scary, the amount of information that Google has assembled of pretty much all of their users is not a small matter.
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Ive known ever since the G1 came out that smartphones WILL send out data without your consent. Its even in the agreement...
Face it, if you dont want a phone to be sending out locations, dont get a smartphone. Dont get mad if you start pissing about slow gps startups and map features that take use of the location data.
    
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Android users can get Location Spoofer from the market. (This link will work on your Android device. Enjoy!)
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Originally Posted by error10 View Post
Android users can get Location Spoofer from the market. (This link will work on your Android device. Enjoy!)
Very interesting..

But Google probably tracks what this program does too
post #15 of 15
I still don't get why people care about Google/Apple who make the OS on your phone know almost as much as your cell carrier does. You think AT&T/Verizon/Sprint doesn't keep logs of it along with your name, address, social security and credit card info?
Edited by PoopaScoopa - 4/24/11 at 3:38am
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