Are Carriers Logging Your Every Action On Your Cell Phone? -- gigaom.com
The other day, a colleague was telling me how her Android device texted her GPS coordinates to a friend on its own.
Caveat emptor …
After you buy a smartphone and the required mobile broadband service, what you do with the device is your business, right? Maybe not. Earlier this month, the XDA-Developer site noticed that a preinstalled mobile app, named CarrierIQ, was logging all smartphone activities with no way to opt out.