Beware: smartphones are tracking your every move.
As reported by NBC News in late April, every smartphone user should be aware of what type of information their phone collects about them, each and every day. Did you know your iPhone or Android phone knows that you were at your favorite Starbucks location from 07:11 am – 07:17 am, Monday, May 4, 2015? It’s true because smartphones are tracking your every move. Unless you turn off the frequent location setting on your phone, it automatically collects very detailed information about when, where and how long you stay a particular location. It will can also predict your route and determine your favorite places. With Android phones, all your personal data is shared automatically with Google. Ready to be off the grid? Watch NBC’s step-by-step instructions on how to change your phone settings to stop tracking your every move.