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Facebook's inflection point: Now everyone knows this greedy mass surveillance operation for what it is

JeffyPoooh Silver badge

Re: "Imagine, if you will, a new Android phone....location data..."

Dan55 correctly noted, "...if you can find the location permission toggle for Play Services on Android 8."

Yes, it's called the Power Switch. :-)

I wonder if there are other approaches, such as Airplane Mode.

Push comes to shove, disable your GPS. Delete a critical driver file, or cut a trace. Or use a burner phone. Or leave your phone at home.

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