Google Maps will now let you share your location, creating a whole new set of privacy concerns

Mar 22, 2017 - Re/Code

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Google has announced new features for Google Maps, including some that make it easier to share your location with contacts, which could spur privacy concerns.

Altogether, the updates don’t mark a sweeping change as the company has been careful about how it tweaks the service. That’s because Maps is Google’s most-used app after YouTube and the fourth most used app overall with over 95 million people accessing it every month, according to comS...