Dozens of companies get your specific location hundreds of times a day via our smartphones. The fact that’s become the norm and people accept this is unsettling. Between cameras everywhere – on streets, highways, and inside buildings, these companies can easily form a narrative on you.
Your smartphone broadcasts your exact location thousands of times per day to dozens of different companies. Each has the power to follow individuals wherever they go, in near-real time.
That’s not a glitch in the system. It is the system. t.co/2D8ttMKIWD
— Edward Snowden (@Snowden) December 23, 2019