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A dance with data

Yesterday, Google reminded me that I had a half hour left on my shift.

Along with this it showed me a map highlighting my current location, my destination and my route of choice for getting there – complete with up-to-date traffic information so I could see how long the journey might take.

The thing was, I had never told Google any of this information – nor did I ask for a reminder of my clocking-off time. Continue reading →