News From, (One of The Many) “Guardians of Reality!”

iPhone Tracks Your Location History!

Your iPhone Secretly Tracks and Reports Where You Go! 
         (Christina Warren @ Mashable.Com)
Two security researchers have discovered that Apple’s iPhone keeps track of a user’s location and saves that information to a file that is stored both on the device and on a user’s computer when they sync or back it up in iTunes. The researchers, Pete Warden and Alasdair Allan, discovered the hidden file while collaborating on a potential data visualization project. “At first we weren’t sure how much data was there, but after we dug further and visualised the extracted data, it became clear that there was a scary amount of detail on our movements,” Warden told The Guardian. (Get The Rest of The Story, HERE & ‘Google It’ Too!)

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