“Since then, privacy has become a war cry among tech companies, and none so vociferously as Apple. It has amplified a well-aligned stance on user data being owned by the user to global proportions, taking a very public stance whenever possible. And that continues today,” Panzarino reports. “Apple is updating its privacy site with new information about iOS 9 and the latest version of OS X. It’s also expanding the page with additional sections and information about a wide array of Apple services and features provided to users.”
“Privacy is something everyone should care about. But studies continue to indicate that people either aren’t aware of what they’re giving up, or they don’t understand the implications. Part of the reason for this is that the privacy policies of most major corporations (Apple included) are written by lawyers, not by someone whose purpose it is to make the companies policies actually clear to end users,” Panzarino reports. “Apple is blowing that up a bit today by expanding on its privacy page and presenting its policies in clear language, with extensive supporting data.”
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MacDailyNews Take: Apple is drawing a stark line in the sand that Google cannot cross without immolating itself.
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