Are Apple’s AirTags Tracking My Family?

A mother of a teenage girl was “appalled” to find out her child was being tracked by an Apple AirTag device on a recent trip to Disney World. Shelly Palmer talks with Dan Bowens about how Apple’s AirTags work — and how to protect yourself. Original Airdate: May 3, 2022.

Author’s note: This is not a sponsored post. I am the author of this article and it expresses my own opinions. I am not, nor is my company, receiving compensation for it.

About Shelly Palmer

Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit



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