Palm is watching

Palm has been implicated in a scandal for apparently tracking the locations of its new Palm Pre handsets using GPS. A blogger discovered that his new Pre was periodically uploading location data to Palm. When confronted Palm responded that it takes privacy very seriously and provided instructions for disabling the tracking technology.
Palm Pre debacle highlights location privacy issues [Computerworld]

radarScreen-719485Palm has been implicated in a scandal for apparently tracking the locations of its new Palm Pre handsets using GPS. A blogger discovered that his new Pre was periodically uploading location data to Palm. When confronted Palm responded that it takes privacy very seriously and provided instructions for disabling the tracking technology.

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