Bits: Technology Turns to Tracking People Offline

http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/03/07/technology-turns-to-tracking-people-offline/?partner=rss&emc=rss

New companies are coming up with ways to make smartphones into devices to monitor the foot traffic in stores or keep track of Alzheimer’s patients with the kind of technology used in house arrests. With the right incentives, people might even choose to be watched.

Sent by gReader Pro

Advertisements
Standard

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s