https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2019/01/10/phone-companies-are-selling-your-location-data-now-some-lawmakers-want-fede

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Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) is among the senators are calling for government action to restrict the sale of Americans' phone location data. (AP Photo/Sait Serkan Gurbuz). Several Democratic senators are calling for government action to restrict the sale of Americans' phone location data. The calls for a federal investigation and new regulations followed a report published by Motherboard earlier this week in which one of the news outlet’s reporters posed as a customer seeking a phone’s location. The investigation revealed a complex chain of unauthorized information-sharing that ended with a bounty hunter successfully tracking down a reporter’s device. “The American people have an absolu... Full story

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