Surfing around, reading news and whatnot, an article popped up in my way about a new thing Google's pushing out, Google Timeline. We all know Google's tracking everything we do. That's the price we pay for
Timeline is a feature of Google Maps that, as long as your Android phone has had location tracking enabled, can show you where you were and when. Your routes, your destinations, and how long you spent at each place is indexed and searchable right there in your browser. If you happened to snap a picture in one of your tracked locations, Google will even show you what you were doing, sort of. Your pictures may show up in your timeline.
This can be very revealing information, so by default the information is private, nobody but you can see it. There are some sharing options that I haven't really explored, but if you want to have some fun, navigate on over to www.google.com/maps/timeline and sign in. You'll be entertained, you'll be informed...you may even be a little bit disturbed.
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