Pentagon Tells Soldiers to Leave Wearable Trackers at Home When Heading to Warzones

Pentagon bans GPS
The U.S. Department of Defense has issued an order preventing soldiers from using wearable devices, following a discovery in January that soldiers’ confidential locations were revealed by a fitness heat map. The new restriction means that military personnel in “operational areas” such as warzones or overseas US bases cannot use wearable trackers or smartphone apps, […]