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Submission Apple logging locations of all iPhone users-> 2

An anonymous reader writes: The Guardian reports that researchers have found a hidden file on all iPhones, iPads, and any computers they synchronise to logging timestamped lattitude and longitude coordinates of the user, since June 2010. A tool is available on their website ( to check on your own. What on earth were Apple thinking?
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