Hi. I’m Kythin, and I’m addicted to data.

…and I don’t mean the character from Star Trek TNG.

Google has been put in a lot of hotwater here in Australia recently for collecting data from wifi networks around the country while out and about in their street view cars. When I first read about this my initial reaction was that it would be useful information to overlay on a map – maybe filtered by carrier so you can find the nearest area that you can get a connection to your chosen ISP via wifi instead of using up your phone’s data cap. That would be useful data! Continue reading