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Social media may be giving your location away

March 7th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 7 (IANS) Much can be read about individuals from how they interact in social media, even if they hide their Twitter messages and other posts.For instance, computer researchers ... Read more...

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iPhone ‘tracks location even if services are turned off’

April 25th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 25 (ANI): Disabling location services won't stop your iPhone from tracking and storing your location.According to a test conducted by The Wall Street Journal, the location data appear to ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Your iPhones may reveal your secret flings!

April 22nd, 2011 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 22 (ANI): iPhone users beware! Make sure you've got nothing to hide, or your phone might reveal your secret flings.It has emerged that iPhones have an 'infidelity app' that can ... Read more...

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Your Apple iPhone is secretly tracking your privacy!

April 21st, 2011 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 21 (ANI): Apple has been accused of putting customers' privacy at risk after security researchers found that their iPhones were tracking users' locations and saving every details to a secret ... Read more...

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New app to convert your cell phone into personal concert speaker!

February 24th, 2011 - 1:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 24 (ANI): Open-air music festivals often have poor sound quality, but that could soon change, courtesy an audio-enhancing app for cellphones.Researchers at the Technical University of Denmark, led by Jakob ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Geo-tags in celeb pics, a boon for stalkers

July 13th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 13 (ANI): Tech savvy stalkers can now easily figure out celebrities' home addresses, as the stars aren't taking care when they upload pictures containing geo-tags, letting thieves know their exact ... Read more...

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Apple Alerts Intent to Share Location Data

June 23rd, 2010 - 2:42 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
June 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The privacy policy for Apple has recently been updated with new language which could cause some iPad and iPhone users some concern. The new clause which has been ... Read more...

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Now, a GPS-enabled inhaler to pinpoint areas that trigger asthmatic attacks

April 13th, 2009 - 12:01 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Apr 13 (ANI): In a breakthrough study, scientists from University of Wisconsin-Madison have developed a GPS-enabled inhaler that can help pinpoint the areas that trigger asthmatic attacks."Asthma is unique in that ... Read more...

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