US police cut costs and worked around the need for court warrants by buying location data gathered by apps on 250mn phones. But there is no great outrage because we are complacent about privacy.
Do you want to know which US networks are best able to monitor your movements and messages? An FBI manual offers some answers.
Telcos and regulators can obtain a free trial of LATRO’s Versamapper tool for a limited period.
A free demo service that allowed people to locate their own phones was vulnerable to anonymous exploitation.
From April, Visa will use software on mobile phones to check the customer’s location when they make a credit card payment.