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News Scan: Virgin Atlantic takes Glass for a test flight; FTC mulls privacy of retailer tracking; more

The latest mobile IT news for Feb. 11, including the incorporation of Google Glass in both Virgin Atlantic and the NYPD, the Federal Trade Commission's view on consumer data tracking by retailers, Sprint's buyer's remorse in the T-Mobile deal and Google extending its administrator functions to iOS users.

News Scan: NFL Now to offer mobile content; BYOD ups data recovery requests; more

Quick takes on the latest mobile IT news for Friday, 1/31 including: what NFL Now is doing to create a more personalized fan experience for football junkies on mobile devices, the question of data recovery now that more personal devices are used in the workplace, an Android app coming out of Rutgers that lets mobile users know when an app is tracking their location, mobile firm Inq shuts down the business and the launch of Facebook's Paper app which provides easily accessed news to consumers.

Apple releases promised iOS software update to address location tracking concerns

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) released its iOS 4.3.3 software update that is designed to reduce the size of the location database cache from up to a year to about a week, stop caches backup to iTunes and