Empirical Models of Privacy in Location Sharing

Location-aware applications are becoming more prevalent on mobile platforms. Development has been spurred by the adoption of GPS-enabled phones and WiFi positioning technologies. As the wireless market grows, will the ability of users to continuously share their location with people and services. There has also been a recent increase in the use and availability of location sharing applications, allowing people to share their current location with their online social network (e.g. Twitter, Google Buzz, and Facebook).

Provided by: Association for Computing Machinery Topic: Security Date Added: Sep 2010 Format: PDF

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