How a Fitness App’s Heat Map Uncovers Military Bases | NYT

Published on Jan 30, 2018

Strava’s online exercise-tracking map unwittingly reveals remote military outposts — and even the identities of soldiers based there. The situation shows how data collection can lead to unintended consequences

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