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BLOG: Think twice before letting that mobile app track your location

Bill Snyder | Dec. 12, 2013
You may not know it, but the mobile apps on your smartphone could be tracking your location and selling the data to advertisers.

iBeacon won't work unless you've downloaded it as an app and given Apple permission to track you. But I'd think twice before you do; I'm just not sure the extra convenience while you shop is worth the risk of publicizing your location.

Source: CIO

 

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