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Occulus Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-21-11 12:56 AM
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38. "Really? Who has responded in a shrill manner?"
The people without these devices. As usual.
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  -iPhone keeps record of everywhere you go Newsjock  Apr-20-11 12:16 PM   #0 
  - Figured  FiveGoodMen   Apr-20-11 12:18 PM   #1 
  - It keeps a record of everywhere the iPhone goes.  Buzz Clik   Apr-20-11 12:24 PM   #2 
  - no - you can turn the gps/location stuff off....n/t  cdsilv   Apr-20-11 12:25 PM   #3 
     - Good, I've been weighing Droid vs iPhone.  Buzz Clik   Apr-20-11 12:27 PM   #7 
     - So you're making this decision based on a random comment in a political forum?  onehandle   Apr-20-11 12:32 PM   #10 
        - Exactly... I don't like GPS recording on photos or video...  hlthe2b   Apr-20-11 12:40 PM   #12 
        - ..  Buzz Clik   Apr-20-11 12:48 PM   #13 
        - You can turn it off, but the records remain.  Lance_Boyle   Apr-20-11 02:08 PM   #17 
        - If you do not enable GPS on any app as the default...  hlthe2b   Apr-20-11 02:13 PM   #19 
        - The location data is not GPS based and cannot be turned off...  jayfish   Apr-20-11 03:10 PM   #28 
     - You CANNOT turn it off because it's using tower triangulation - not GPS  savalez   Apr-21-11 12:12 PM   #54 
  - Apple and Google are making me yearn for the days when Microsoft was king  Rage for Order   Apr-20-11 12:26 PM   #4 
  - Cause Nothing Is As Good As Crap That Doesn't Work And Wastes Your Time  we can do it   Apr-20-11 01:08 PM   #14 
     - Well, Microsoft would suck at location tracking too...  FLPanhandle   Apr-20-11 03:27 PM   #30 
     - I can't remember the last time a Microsoft product didn't work for me  Rage for Order   Apr-20-11 03:32 PM   #31 
     - lol... true  fascisthunter   Apr-20-11 05:22 PM   #35 
  - Gee, I guess NSA wouldn't have ANY interest in that data or in where we surf, who we email?  leveymg   Apr-20-11 12:26 PM   #5 
  - Disclosed by Apple and in the news in 2010. The 'researchers' need to study how to Google.  onehandle   Apr-20-11 12:27 PM   #6 
  - I have never owned a cell phone...  CoffeeCat   Apr-20-11 12:27 PM   #8 
  - I wish it were so simple... but given the ability to track our email...  hlthe2b   Apr-20-11 12:35 PM   #11 
  - And now there are fewer alternatives for emergencies  LisaM   Apr-21-11 12:16 PM   #55 
  - me neither. +100.  Hannah Bell   Apr-20-11 01:11 PM   #15 
  - I have to giggle at the level of shrillness whenever anyone says they live without the  Donnachaidh   Apr-20-11 02:13 PM   #18 
  - As someone who travels for a living, a smartphone is invaluable  FLPanhandle   Apr-20-11 02:16 PM   #21 
  - what did you use before the iphone?  Donnachaidh   Apr-20-11 02:20 PM   #23 
     - Before smartphones it was different  FLPanhandle   Apr-20-11 02:55 PM   #27 
  - Really? Who has responded in a shrill manner?  hlthe2b   Apr-20-11 02:18 PM   #22 
     - "Really? Who has responded in a shrill manner?"  Occulus   Apr-21-11 12:56 AM   #38 
  - I feel exactly the same way. (And don't have a cell phone, either)  FiveGoodMen   Apr-20-11 05:14 PM   #34 
  - So then, if you are going to commit a crime and need an alibi...  hlthe2b   Apr-20-11 12:30 PM   #9 
  - Even Analog Cellphones Can be Tracked by the Towers they Use  AndyTiedye   Apr-20-11 01:19 PM   #16 
  - Works nicely in tandem with Facebook  Bragi   Apr-20-11 02:15 PM   #20 
  - This is the post privacy age. It's too late to worry about.  xchrom   Apr-20-11 02:38 PM   #24 
  - "If you're not going anywhere you shouldn't go, then no problem."  RUMMYisFROSTED   Apr-20-11 02:41 PM   #25 
  - Wife has a I4 I have the Atrix, both with latitude installed....  ileus   Apr-20-11 02:48 PM   #26 
  - I have a prepaid cell with T mobile...that serves my purpose  Gin   Apr-20-11 03:25 PM   #29 
  - Go Google pen register requests and get back to us.  Occulus   Apr-20-11 06:19 PM   #36 
  - You can easily turn this off. It's right in the settings:  NYC Liberal   Apr-20-11 03:46 PM   #32 
  - You are incorrect. Read the thread and you'll find out why  psychopomp   Apr-20-11 08:51 PM   #37 
     - You can easily encrypt the backup file (which people should be  NYC Liberal   Apr-21-11 06:57 AM   #39 
  - Might as well have that info, since so many are self-reporting everything  plumbob   Apr-20-11 03:57 PM   #33 
  - iPhone keeps record of everywhere you go  cory777   Apr-21-11 07:07 AM   #40 
  - Egads. it's true. It even kept track of my trip to Comicon last summer.  Kablooie   Apr-21-11 07:07 AM   #41 
  - So do other cell phones, digital cameras, car navigators, etc.  targetpractice   Apr-21-11 07:07 AM   #42 
  - Dumb Thief: How to Locate a Stolen iPhone (2010)  struggle4progress   Apr-21-11 07:07 AM   #43 
  - Apple does not share that info...  targetpractice   Apr-21-11 07:07 AM   #45 
     - I don't mind my GPS knowing where I am  krispos42   Apr-21-11 07:07 AM   #47 
        - I understand...  targetpractice   Apr-21-11 07:07 AM   #49 
           - I don't mind cameras that have geotags  krispos42   Apr-21-11 07:07 AM   #50 
  - Brave New World.  bertman   Apr-21-11 07:07 AM   #44 
  - Only if you take your phone with you.  PADemD   Apr-21-11 07:07 AM   #46 
     - Tunisian border and are  enlianykiy   Apr-21-11 07:07 AM   #48 
     - ?????  PADemD   Apr-21-11 11:58 AM   #53 
     - And its switched on.  dipsydoodle   Apr-21-11 07:07 AM   #51 
  - Another reason not to get another overpriced Apple iPOS.  hobbit709   Apr-21-11 07:12 AM   #52 

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