Can our phones help us track people indoors?

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Can our phones help us track people indoors?
« on: 10/06/2013 17:31:28 »
Ramsey Faragher tells us how smart phones can be used to track people in buildings to within a metre radius...
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Re: Can our phones help us track people indoors?
« Reply #1 on: 22/06/2013 16:01:25 »
Sort of smells, doesn't it? Sure we can do it, or we can mark ourselves up electronically at birth too, with even better results passing passive sensors. That's one side of mobile phones that needs to be regulated in law as I think.
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