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Two-thirds of iPhone users plan to block apps from tracking them

2 monthes ago   |   By BGR

The iOS 14.5 update should drop in the very near future, as Apple has tested the software extensively via several beta releases in the past few weeks. The new release should add several new features, including the highly-anticipated App Tracking Transparency privacy feature that will force all app developers to ask for permission before tracking users online.
The move sparked a protest from Facebook, one of the companies that makes most of its money from online ads. The ability to track users is essential for serving personalized ads and monitoring the performance of those campaigns...
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Tim Cook Says App Store Would Become a 'Flea Market' if Third-Party Payment Systems Were Allowed

Tim Cook Says App Store Would Become a 'Flea Market' if Third-Party Payment Systems Were Allowed

2 monthes ago   |   By Mac Rumors

In a recent interview with the Toronto Star , Apple CEO Tim Cook spoke about a wide variety of topics, ranging from App Tracking Transparency to Apple's ongoing legal battle over App Store policies with Fortnite creator Epic Games.
Notably, Cook said that Epic Games' desire for Apple to let developers offer their own payment systems in apps "would make the App Store a flea market": At the heart of the Epic complaint is they'd like developers to each put in their own payment information. But that would make the App Store a flea market and you know the confidence level you have at the flea...
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Tim Cook addresses companies trying to skirt App Tracking Transparency rules in new interview

Tim Cook addresses companies trying to skirt App Tracking Transparency rules in new interview

2 monthes ago   |   By 9to5Mac

As the launch of App Tracking Transparency with iOS 14.5 nears, Apple continues to defend the privacy-preserving feature against backlash. In a new interview with the Toronto Star , Tim Cook reiterated that Apple believes privacy is a “fundamental human right” and addressed recent reports that companies are looking at ways to skirt the guidelines.
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Apple Fitness+ Getting New 'Time to Walk' Episodes and More Next Week

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Listen to Apple Music and Spotify on this iPod Classic web player

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Google Authenticator For iOS Now Supports Face ID/Touch ID

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Apple exec: “Sideloading in this case is actually eliminating choice”

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