Google has admitted that for almost a year spying on users. The company confirmed: the gadgets on the platform Android collect location data about owners and send them to the developers.
And this happens even if you disable geolocation, and take out the SIM card, that is, to prevent the transmission of data impossible. Cell phones save and send to Google information about the nearest cell tower. It can help to obtain a detailed report on the movements of the person. The company assured that launched the program only to improve the quality of communication, and ready to close it.
Recently, accusations of spying have been brought by against main rival Google — Apple. As stated, the iPhone can secretly activate the microphone and camera to spy and eavesdrop on the owner.
Original: Google признался в тайной слежке за пользователями