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Baby You Can Drive My Car

Consumers can expect many benefits from their cars’ increased data collection programs, running the gamut from simple location services like GPS and OnStar to “networked” cars that can communicate their location with other cars on the road to prevent accidents. In the near-future, data collection will even allow cars to care for themselves: technologies currently … Continue Reading

Tracking GPS

Here are a couple of recent legal developments concerning the privacy implications of global positioning system (GPS) technology. 1) Not-So-Sly Fox On November 9, Fox Rent A Car, a Phoenix-based company with locations throughout California, settled a complaint filed against it by Attorney General Bill Lockyer and the San Mateo District Attorney concerning Fox’s use … Continue Reading