Smartphone apps are tracking our locations, and even the president is not immune

iPhone displaying map and location search. Credit: Pixabay. 

If you own a smartphone, you also own a tracking device. Companies are always watching. The New York Times tracked a member of President Trump’s entourage all over Palm Beach, Florida. The privacy and national security implications of all this are extraordinary. 

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Guest:

  • Charlie Warzel - co-author of “Out of Office: The Big Problem and Bigger Promise of Working from Home”and author of the newsletter Galaxy Brain - @cwarzel