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geo-tracking

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What is geo-tracking revealing about you? (week in review)

Your Wi-Fi-enabled device may reveal your address on the Web. Hackers heat things up. Also: Pandora's IPO.

By June 17, 2011

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Geo-privacy bills aim to curb warrantless tracking

Long-awaited measures from Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) and Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) intend to set ground rules for monitoring the locations of cars or mobile devices.

By June 15, 2011

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Android app Tell My Geo helps track loved ones

Iconosys releases its latest safety-related app to help adults and caregivers looking after those with dementia to keep track of their loved ones.

By December 16, 2010

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Flappy Birds clones attract mobile malware at rapid rate

Copycats of popular apps are the current place of choice for cybercriminals to deposit malware capable of extracting data, sending text messages, and tracking users' geo-locations.

By June 24, 2014

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Bandloop and the hunt for local music

A Bandloop developer talks up two aspects of show-tracking that I overlooked: geo-coding of clubs and more listings for obscure local bands and venues.

By March 5, 2009

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Audio-Technica AT-LP60 turntable

With its impressive performance, easy operation, and unbeatable price, the Audio-Technica AT-LP60 is the ideal turntable for anyone looking to get into vinyl.

August 26, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating August 26, 2014
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Heading someplace new? Foursquare wants to give you the lowdown

Roughly 2,000 people will get a come-to-you interface for Foursquare tips, meaning they can go about their life, phone in pocket, and still uncover neighborhood treasures.

By August 29, 2013

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Doggie's AWOL? Fire up this tracker app

Tracker Technology's collar and Android app let you follow your pet wherever it goes.

By January 10, 2013

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Metronome by MetroMile

Metronome offers a limited set of features for tracking fuel economy in your car that are wrapped in a nice design, but most of all, it's hard to argue with free.

March 27, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating March 27, 2014

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Cell carriers see dramatic increase in surveillance requests

Wireless companies have seen double-digit percentage increases in law-enforcement requests for subscriber information for each the past five years, according to a survey detailed by the New York Times.

By July 8, 2012