App > Apple

Germany looks to restrict Facebook's data collection

2 monthes ago   |   By Tech Radar

Facebook is facing increasing scrutiny over the way it handles user data, with regulators in Germany hoping to legally restrict the scope of Facebook's data collection practices through third-party apps. Only last month, it emerged that various third party companies - like Netflix, Spotify and Apple - were given access to huge swathes of Facebook's user data , and could even "read, write, and delete users' private messages". Last year too, we reported on how the Facebook-owned WhatsApp was sharing user's payment information with its parent company. According the Bild am Sonntag , Germany's...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Apple      Apps      Facebook      App  


Adjust this Philips Hue Flushmount ceiling light from your phone at 25% off

Adjust this Philips Hue Flushmount ceiling light from your phone at 25% off

This dimmable ceiling light lets you choose between shades of warm white to cool white light with an app on your phone or tablet. Amazon has the Philips Hue White Ambiance... Read more ...

WSJ on Apple's Video Service: Starz, Showtime, and HBO to Cost $9.99 Per...

WSJ on Apple's Video Service: Starz, Showtime, and HBO to Cost $9.99 Per Month, Roku May Gain Apple TV App

The Wall Street Journal has outlined its expectations for Apple's media event tomorrow at Steve Jobs Theater, where the company is expected to introduce subscription-based... Read more ...

This Hamilton Beach Coffee Maker on sale for $50 can keep your home stocked

This Hamilton Beach Coffee Maker on sale for $50 can keep your home stocked

Connect with Amazon Dash to let this coffee maker re-order for you. Amazon has the Hamilton Beach FlexBrew Connected Single-Serve Coffee Maker on sale today only for just... Read more ...

Apple 'Netflix for Games' Subscription Service May Be Shown Monday

Apple 'Netflix for Games' Subscription Service May Be Shown Monday

A previously reported "Netflix for Games" subscription service that Apple has been working on may be shown at the Apple Event scheduled for Monday, March 25th. Bloomberg... Read more ...

How smart devices are leaving consumer privacy vulnerable

How smart devices are leaving consumer privacy vulnerable

2018 was a big year for consumer privacy as the Cambridge Analytica and Facebook data privacy hearings helped shed further light on the issue. Added to this was the fact that... Read more ...

Finding the perfect Chromebook for you

Finding the perfect Chromebook for you

The Google Chromebook started as an idea from Google to create its own operating system that meant faster and better performing laptops without the high charges. Since then... Read more ...

Recent Changes To Gmail Has Broken Certain IFTTT Recipes

Recent Changes To Gmail Has Broken Certain IFTTT Recipes

The wonderful thing about apps such as IFTTT is that it allows users to automate certain aspects of their smartphone. Previously the app had worked with Gmail where users could... Read more ...

WhatsApp to tackle fake news by telling you how many times messages are...

WhatsApp to tackle fake news by telling you how many times messages are forwarded

WhatsApp is testing a new feature that highlights messages as "frequently forwarded" if they have been shared five or more times. The new beta for Android is part of WhatsApp's... Read more ...

Self-proclaimed fastest messaging app adds new privacy features

Self-proclaimed fastest messaging app adds new privacy features

Messaging app Telegram features end-to-end encryption for messages, and claims to deliver said messages faster than any other app. It has no limits on the size of media sent... Read more ...

Microsoft Could Overhaul File Explorer's Design This Year

Microsoft Could Overhaul File Explorer's Design This Year

Image credit - Michael West Microsoft has been steadily updating its File Explorer in Windows over the years, but for those who think that maybe the file manager could do with... Read more ...