It’s a little disturbing to think that your smart phone is secretly tracking your whereabouts and hiding the information in some discrete place only a computer scientist can find.  That appears to be what the iPhone is doing.  According to the Wall Street Journal, even turning off the tracking features of an iPhone does

                                              

A while back we discussed the DOJ’s investigation into allegations that technology giants in Silicon Valley were effectively preventing computer programmers from making job changes by agreeing not to poach their competitors’ employees.

Last week the DOJ filed a lawsuit along with a proposed settlement with Apple Inc., Adobe Systems Inc., Google Inc., Intel Corp.