Palm Pre phone secretly used GPS to report user’s location to company: Los Angeles Times

Palm preThe Los Angeles Times is reporting that the Palm Pre phone secretly uses GPS to report users’ locations to the company.

It is an interesting story because it illustrates the importance of having clear and understandable privacy policies that customers can understand. It is also an interesting story because it (once again) demonstrates the attention that the media place on privacy matters and the potentially explosive reaction that customers can have if they feel their privacy isn’t being respected.

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