A Lively Senate Hearing on Mobile Privacy

Following up on the concerns he raised about Apple's gathering of location data from iPhone users, Senator Al Franken (D-Minn.) on Tuesday chaired the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee meeting called "Protecting Mobile Privacy: Your Smartphones, Tablets, Cell Phones, and Your Privacy." Bud Tribble, Apple vice-president of software technology, and Alan Davidson, Google's director of government relations and public policy, provided testimony, along with a number of industry and government witnesses.

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