Google to Crowdsource Indoor Locating Data

by Adena Schutzberg, All Points Blog, Directions Magazine, April 8, 2012

Google Maps Floor Plan Marker for Android was announced late last week. … Those who do run the app are basically giving Google detailed information on local wi-fi/cell coverage to better locate devices (and thus people) in the venue. … [The author, Adena Schutzberg, asks an important legal question:] Who has permission to collect and share this data with Google? The owner of the property? The vendor renting it? Those who work there?…

For full text of this article, visit Google to Crowdsource Indoor Locating Data – All Points Blog.

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