Malls Admit to Using Cell Phones to Track Shoppers - NBC Bay Area

Malls Admit to Using Cell Phones to Track Shoppers

Companies say they don't use personal information.

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    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.