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Re: Geolocation Question
From: Dan Kaminsky <dan () doxpara com>
Date: Thu, 7 Jan 2010 23:55:44 +0100
On Thu, Jan 7, 2010 at 11:54 PM, <Valdis.Kletnieks () vt edu> wrote:
On Thu, 07 Jan 2010 23:14:36 +0100, Dan Kaminsky said:
On Thu, Jan 7, 2010 at 11:12 PM, <Valdis.Kletnieks () vt edu> wrote:
OK, so it only works against wireless routers that have been wardriven
already. Makes you wonder what's on those Google Street-View trucks
besides a camera. ;)
www.wigle.net and SkyHook have been doing this stuff for a while.
suppose there is that rule, "It's only creepy if Google does it"
Not creepy, just a simple matter of scale. I'm fairly sure that Google's
done several orders of magnitude more driving around than the other guys.
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- Re: Geolocation Question, (continued)
- Re: Geolocation Question Valdis . Kletnieks (Jan 07)
- Re: Geolocation Question Dan Kaminsky (Jan 07)