Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Tuesday November 29, 2011

Malls Cancel Plans To Track Shoppers' Movements

That didn't take long, now did it? All it took was a little political pressure and ta-da! No more shopping mall tracking program.

At a press conference on Sunday, Schumer said the malls should have given shoppers the choice to opt-in, instead of the choice to opt-out, which they could do by turning their cell phones off. In a press release, the senator stated that "Personal cell phones are just thatآ—personalآ—and should not be used as tracking devices by private companies."