geolocation

Knowing The Real-Life Location Of These Tweets Makes Me Feel Dirty

Knowing The Real-Life Location Of These Tweets Makes Me Feel Dirty

Twitter is modern-day people-watching. Anytime you check it, you see what a person is thinking or doing or saying. But it’s not all happening in a digital vacuum, they’re on break at work tweeting about their boss, they’re outside a hospital tweeting about their day, they’re somewhere tweeting about something….

6 Months Of Tracking Someone’s Mobile Phone, Visualised

6 Months Of Tracking Someone’s Mobile Phone, Visualised

How much information does a phone company collect on you? Given that they know which tower your phone pings every time you use it, try “all of it”. That’s what one German politician discovered when he sued his carrier, Deutsche Telekom, for all of the data they’d archived for six…