AT&T, Verizon, and T-Mobile announce plans to stop selling your location data to outside companies amid growing pressure from federal lawmakers
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AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon have all announced plans to cease the sale of real-time location sharing to third parties.

The development follows an investigation conducted by Vice's Motherboard where a bounty hunter was able to track down a reporter's phone by using just a phone number. 

Senators and policy makers are now calling for increased legislation on the carriers and have called the practice a breach of national security. 

Amid increasing pressure from federal lawmakers, three of the...

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