Firefox users gain location tool
I wonder if this is not just a way to keep track of where you go and possibly what you do.Mozilla, the company behind the Firefox browser, has released technology that helps websites detect the physical location of computers.
The system will allow users, for instance, to find local restaurants when they travel to a new town.
The Geode project is an experimental add-on ahead of a full blown launch of geolocation technology in version 3.1 of Firefox.
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The fox was probably right - they could have been sour grapes.