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"But location tracking is quietly, sometimes surreptitiously, baked into the web’s modern data collection regime. According to @exodus and @privacylab more than three in four Android apps contain at least one third-party 'tracker'..." fastcompany.com/40477441/faceb

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@privacylab @exodus Microsoft does this too and can even locate *desktop* computers behind NAT firewall but static IP (common in busines ses) - yet (strange and annoying) when you create a new userprofile its always still in American (wrong keyboard layout, date etc) even if Redmond *know* the computer is in UK!