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1 June 2020


Google reveals travel habits during the pandemic

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Google is to publicly track people's movements over the course of the coronavirus pandemic.

Axar.az reports citing foreifn media.

The tech firm will publish details of the different types of places people are going to on a county-by-county basis in the UK, as well as similar data for 130 other countries.

The plan is to issue a regular updates with the figures referring back to activity from two or three days prior.

The company has promised that individuals' privacy will be preserved.

The readings are based on location data gathered via the Google Maps app or one of the firm's other mobile services.

The firm typically uses this to reveal when specific museums, shops and other places are busiest as well as to revise driving routes to help motorists avoid traffic.

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2020.04.03 / 20:53
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