Online map of fitness device wearers appears to reveal locations of U.S. military personnel, report says


The Global Heat Map, published by GPS tracking company Strava using the movements of fitness subscribers, shows activity around U.S. military bases.

Source: NBC

An interactive map found online can show the locations and activities of people who use fitness devices such as Fitbit, raising security concerns about soldiers and other people who are at U.S. military bases in sensitive areas.

A global heatmap tracking GPS movement from FitBits, cellphones, and other fitness tracking devices appears to be lighting up the location patterns of soldiers working out at military bases in remote locations around the world.

Source: CNN

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