Daily Archives - August 8, 2018


The Pentagon limits the use of fitness tracking devices

The US Department of Defense has banned Pentagon soldiers and other personnel based in sensitive bases and war zones from using geographical location features embedded in  fitness andother devices because the data can determine where they are. Although the Pentagon has not issued a ban Tam on GPS devices and applications, but announced that site features must be turned off in certain areas. The move comes eight months after a researcher discovered that the Strava’s “thermal representation map” feature revealed the location of [...]