Posts Tagged ‘prime directive’
SMARTPHONES and GEOTRACKING
PEEK a BOO- I’M SPYING on YOU….Shades of BIG BROTHER and 1984 style Orwellians – here we come….
I am your SMARTPHONE – I was born with GEOTRACKING ( evil giggle.. te-he )and you are my commercial prey.
I was created to track what you do ( and grudgingly give a nod to letting you communicate via my technology) where you
My prime directive is know what and where you even THINK about buying something.
I was born so Ecommerce can flourish.
Your privacy does not mean ANYTHING to me.
In fact, it is a liablity for me.
MONETIZE – MONETIZE – MONETIZE – for each and every Smartphone that is the Golden Rule of telecommuncations..that is my mantra.
DO YOU SEE ME NOW ?????
OR DO WANT ME TO SEE YOU ALL THE TIME ??
If you do NOT want your phone to track you 24/7,
Here is some helpful advice.
Your Smartphone has a default “geotagging” option.
You can by pass this. Really. Disabling depends on your model.
How to turn off Geotracking functions:
For BLACKBERRY and ANDROID PHONES
Get details on:
FOR I Phones
Go to SETTINGS-
Click on GENERAL
Under General – go to “LOCATION SERVICES”
Check if your LOCATION SERVICES are “ON”
If you want to disable, change to OFF.
Just some thoughts