AT&T Snaps Up Assets, Talent From Carrier iQ, Phone Monitoring Startup Goes Offline

 Remember Carrier iQ? In the years before Edward Snowden’s revelations about the NSA, the name and its software became synonymous with creepy, unseen monitoring of everything that you do on a smartphone on behalf of carriers and phone makers — allegedly in… Continue Reading

Pressure In Congress Grows For GPS Tracking Reform After Supreme Court Passes On Cell Phone Case

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 Senators and House representatives this week are calling on Congress to act on bills that would limit location tracking and phone surveillance after the Supreme Court decided not to hear a cell phone case earlier this week. The justices on… Continue Reading