“Enlightened statesmen will not always be at the helm” —James Madison
Sunday, July 06, 2008
What is your SatNav recording about you?
A Metropolitan police forensic analyst has discovered that TomTom satellite navigation devices are retaining all sorts of information about their owners' movements. Unsurprisingly, the police are now accessing this data as part of their investigations. As I told New Scientist, I would imagine better privacy protection will soon become a popular feature in this type of device as customers realise what's happening.