Malls Admit to Using Cell Phones to Track Shoppers

Companies say they don't use personal information.

Saturday, Nov 26, 2011  |  Updated 1:10 PM PDT
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Malls Admit to Using Cell Phones to Track Shoppers

Some malls are tracking shoppers cell phone usage to help shops sell more.

Just in time for Black Friday, here's another new privacy issue to be concerned about. A couple of malls have revealed that they are launching a system that tracks you inside the mall using cellphone signals.

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