PSA: Even with Location History off, Google will still track your location

A report states that Google will track a user’s location even when the company’s “Location History” feature is turned off. The search giant keeps track of instances where apps and websites request the user’s location through the Web and App Activity feature. The tracking can be disabled through Google’s MyActivity settings menu.

Back in January, many were surprised by the amount of location data Google collects on a per-user basis. Privacy-conscious users could opt to turn...

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