Apple denied claims that it was keeping tabs on its customers, saying the file records Wi-Fi hot spots and cell towers in the general area of iPhones, not the whereabouts of their users.
Privacy watchdogs are demanding answers from Apple about why iPhones and iPads are collecting location data about their users.
In a first for a wireless carrier, AT&T Inc. said Monday that it will use its phones’ location-sensing ability to target text ads with coupons and other offers to participating subscribers in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and San Francisco.
The social networking site’s latest update will provide users a feature to announce where they are at the moment. Click to Listen