Jeena, 10 months ago 2017-05-25 14:23:20 Google maps seems to be running in the background on my phone and suggested me to upload a photo from the restaurant I'm in right now. Creepy, and why is it uaing power from the battery for stuff like this? 8 Replies Christian Kruse, 10 months ago That's exactly the kind of stuff why I avoid Android and the Google eco system in general. Jeena, 10 months ago I have never seen that, I don't use google maps that much, it was just preinstalled on my phone. Yannik, 10 months ago Does this really surprise you? Yannik, 10 months ago Yannik, 10 months ago How did you think they are generating *busy* times of a store or even real-time *people in the store now* numbers? Jeena, 10 months ago It actually did. Jeena, 10 months ago Wow, I'm speachless ... Christopher Sikkenga, 10 months ago Google's quest for data is very scary, IMO. https://www.wired.com/2017/04/wholl-really-benefit-verilys-exhaustive-health-study/ It's interesting to know so many developers who are concerned with this type of data collection, yet work for companies building similar systems. A job is a job, though. Have you written a response? Let me know the URL: Send There's also indie comments (webmentions) support.