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 May 31, 2021  Posted by  Business, Court, Featured News, Online, Surveillance

Tyler Sonnemaker reports:

Newly unredacted documents in a lawsuit against Google reveal that the company’s own executives and engineers knew just how difficult the company had made it for smartphone users to keep their location data private.

Google continued collecting location data even when users turned off various location-sharing settings, made popular privacy settings harder to find, and even pressured LG and other phone makers into hiding settings precisely because users liked them, according to the documents.

Read more on Business Insider.

h/t, Joe Cadillic

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