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WP7 does not log your location

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It was recently discovered that Apple's iOS logged your location and that it was possible to take the stored data and turn it into a graphic that showed your previous location. It was also noted...

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Microsoft adds "Do Not Track" to IE9 RC

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Amidst bureaucratic wrangling and legal arguments in the upper echelons of the world’s legislative bodies, Microsoft has decided to take matters into its own hands when it comes to ‘do not track’ web browser functionality....

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Google ads might be watching you

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Google plans to expand its advertising campaign by watching user's habits and displaying advertisements based on your interests through web sites you visit. The advertisements will be displayed on any web site with Google...

Chip enables one-second GPS tracking

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The U-blox 5 chip, which is designed for wireless devices, combines the coverage of two satellite-based navigation services (America's GPS and Europe's Galileo) to offer a location tracking time of less than one second. The...

Wal-Mart puts big bucks into tracking tech

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Wal-Mart plans to spend $3 billion over the next several years on a new inventory tracking technology that uses radio frequency signals to keep tabs on merchandise, sources familiar with the project said. The system...

DoubleClick discontinues Web tracking service

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Web advertising and marketing company DoubleClick Inc. at the end of last year dropped its Intelligent Targeting service, which tracked Web browsing habits with the intention of funneling targeted advertising reflecting a Web viewer's personal...

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