Sidewalk Labs use of cellphone data in proposed U.S. deal raises concern in Toronto | The Star

Your cellphone knows when you are sleeping. It knows when you’re awake. It knows where you’ve been and it sends all that information to Google.

As Toronto contemplates allowing the American tech behemoth to build one of the world’s first “smart neighbourhoods” on the eastern waterfront, details have emerged of how Google proposes to collect and commodify data collected from millions of cellphones — and sell it to government.

https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2018/10/12/sidewalk-labs-use-of-cellphone-data-in-proposed-us-deal-raises-concern-in-toronto.html

 

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