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Oct 23, 2017 - 05:15 PM UTC — AAPL: 156.17 (-0.08, -0.05%) | NASDAQ: 6586.8262 (-42.2271, -0.64%)

Tag: user tracking

  1. Sorry, but Silicon Valley isn’t special anymore

    Steve Jobs once said, speaking about the irreverent culture he helped create…

  2. How Google is secretly recording Android settlers, monitoring millions of conversations every day and storing the creepy audio files

    Google has effectively turned millions of its users’ smartphones into listening devices

  3. Google Chrome under attack: Have you used one of these hijacked extensions?

    Attackers have been phishing developers to compromise Chrome extensions to spread…

  4. Apple’s iPhone turns ten: No product in recent history has changed people’s lives more

    The firm’s approach to data privacy will determine Apple’s success in the coming years…

  5. Google to pay $5.5 million for sneaking around Apple’s privacy settings to collect user data

    Perhaps if Google had taken its own ‘don’t be evil’ motto to heart…

  6. UK Supreme Court allows Google to appeal ruling granting Apple Safari users the right to sue over ad tracking

    The UK’s Supreme Court has granted Google permission to appeal against…

  7. Apple iAd executive leaves for Drawbridge which tracks users across devices

    iAd has great assets and great capabilities, but…

  8. Why I switched from Google to DuckDuckGo

    While its main draw is privacy, DuckDuckGo has another killer feature…

  9. Why Apple should buy DuckDuckGo

    One of the most important, hardest-to-build, and useful Internet services…

  10. Google defeated in English Court of Appeal; landmark decision opens door for litigation by millions of British Apple users

    The Court of Appeal of England and Wales has dismissed an attempt by Google…

  11. Apple adds DuckDuckGo option to iOS 8 Safari, ‘a search engine that doesn’t track users’

    In iOS 8, users who value their privacy can choose to make the DuckDuckGo search engine the default…

  12. Apple may have quietly signaled that it’s received a secret Patriot Act order

    Under the Patriot Act, the US government can demand information…

  13. Apple slams Google in Safari 7.1 release notes: ‘Adds DuckDuckGo, a search engine that doesn’t track users’

    Apple today released Safari 7.1…

  14. Android ‘Fake ID’ bug lets criminals gain access to Android users’ credit card data

    An Android flaw lets malware insert malicious code, gain access to the user’s credit card data and…

  15. Crucial security flaw found in Google Play: Thousands of secret keys found in Android apps

    A crucial security problem in Google Play, the official Android app store, has been found…

  16. No, Apple has not killed location tracking with iOS 8

    Apple’s move broadly does two related things….

  17. With iOS 8, Apple makes iOS even more secure ahead of smartphone security competition

    The iPhone 6 could be Apple’s most secure smartphone to date thanks to iOS 8…

  18. U.S. judge Lucy Koh dismisses Apple consumer lawsuit over data privacy

    A California federal judge has dismissed a consumer lawsuit over data privacy…

  19. Google to pay $17 million to settle U.S. states’ Safari user tracking probe

    Google Inc will pay $17 million to settle allegations by 37 states…

  20. Pandora looks past the tracking cookie by mining user data

    Pandora wants advertisers to know: No cookies, no problem…

  21. Judge dismisses case against Google over Safari user tracking

    It just got even tougher to stop a company from tracking your movements online…

  22. Amazon developing smartphone with 3D screen, sources say

    Amazon.com Inc. is expanding beyond its range of Kindle devices…

  23. UK Apple Safari users sue Google for secretly tracking Web browsing

    Cookies, small tracking files, were installed by Google on the Apple computers and mobile devices…

  24. Google to pay $22.5 million to settle charges over bypassing privacy settings of millions of Apple users

    Google Inc is close to a deal to pay $22.5 million to settle charges related…

  25. Apple’s anti-user tracking policy has mobile advertisers scrambling

    Mobile advertisers are working around a new Apple policy that makes it harder to track user,,,

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