Monday, December 7, 2015

Field Reports from the Blue Blaze Irregulars - iPhone & Micro TV News

Your iPhone Keeps a List of Everywhere You’ve Ever Been. Here’s How to Delete It 

Your iPhone lists all of the exact locations of the major cities you’ve been recently.beneath every location you’ve visited, it lists the number of recorded visits in a certain time period. If you click on a location, it will list out all of the times and dates of your visit.  more

Want to turn it off? Here’s how:
  1. Go to the Settings menu, select Privacy
  2. Select Location Services
  3. Scroll down (really far) to the bottom (keep going) and select System Services
  4. Scroll and select Frequent Locations
  5. Get sufficiently creeped out by how much your iPhone knows about you
  6. Select ‘Clear History’ and swipe the Frequent Locations tab left
 (Submitted without comment.) ~BBI 62521

The Smallest Camera in the World
Medigus has developed a range of micro CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor) and CCD (charge-coupled device) video cameras, including micro ScoutCam™ 1.2, which to the best of the company's knowledge, is the smallest in the world. more

While these are intended to some degree for medical use they can be used for any “special” need. When you get down to the nano-sized cameras, the potential is mind-boggling. There are cameras now in insect-like drones too that would probably land on your shirt to save power. Hmmm…that buzzing in your ear is a camera!  ~BBI 77377