Google Responds To Smartphone Location Tracking Uproar, Says Android Is Opt-In

All location sharing on Android is opt-in by the user. We provide users with notice and control over the collection, sharing and use of location in order to provide a better mobile experience on Android devices. Any location data that is sent back to Google location servers is anonymized and is not tied or traceable to a specific user.

Ein Nachtrag zur Diskussion um den Datenschutz bei Geolokationsdiensten von Apple und Google.