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How to Prevent Emails From Tracking You in Apple Mail

1 month ago   |   By Mac Rumors

Apple's App Tracking Transparency feature is designed to allow users to opt out of the surreptitious tracking that third-party apps have traditionally relied on for ad targeting purposes. But tracking can go on in your email inbox, too.
Unsolicited marketing emails will sometimes know whether you've opened their email, and if so, when you did so. They can even know where you were at the time, thanks to tracking methods employed by marketing platforms like MailChimp.
The way they track is very discreet and kind of creepy. Embedded in the email will be a tracking pixel, often hidden within a...
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Google hit with multimillion-dollar fine for blocking third-party Android Auto apps

Google hit with multimillion-dollar fine for blocking third-party Android Auto apps

1 month ago   |   By 9to5Google

Android Auto is a critically acclaimed product, but it's gone several years without any third-party apps for its core function of navigation. That's changing now, but a court case in Italy has just settled with Google being hit with a $123 million fine over Android Auto.
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