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18 June 2011
The Flip Side of LBS - Cyber Stalking.
Al Franken - Comedian no more - at least not for the next 18 months - is a Senator in the USA.
He is also very liberal. He is sponsoring a bill essentially to prevent Cyber stalking using Location Based Services in your mobile phone.
You can read about the details in the
The bottom line to this is at a combination of Apple and Google's over-reaching use of LBS systems, and some pretty sloppy coding by Android developers has resulted in not just potential by actual abuse. People forget Newton's second law.
Let this be a lesson
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