Google puts spy in your pocket - provided you have the right sort of phone, sign in, and then approve the people who you want to spy on you. Who writes this nonsense, exactly?
As for “Anyone who left their phone in a bar could be ‘covertly opted in’, [Simon Davies] claimed.”, well, software installation on mobiles must have got a hell of a lot easier since the last time I tried it.
[Edit] On balance, Meg’s response might have been healthier.
Paul Mison's random stuff that doesn't go elsewhere. Is it microblogging, or microactivity?
(Previously known as 'tumblr is my sock drawer', for reasons that are somewhat unclear.)