Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 10th May 2018 03:03 UTC

Over the last few days, Apple has seemingly started cracking down on applications that share location data with third-parties. In such cases, Apple has been removing the application in question and informing developers that their app violates two parts of the App Store Review Guidelines.


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Yes, good
by wocowboy on Thu 10th May 2018 11:29 UTC
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Android fans will label this "anti-consumer" but the exact opposite is true. Privacy and identity theft and protecting these things is not anti-consumer, it is actually about as pro-consumer as you can get. And with the news today of another Android malware threat, this step by Apple makes even more sense. I will gladly accept slightly less functionality in exchange for letting Apple do what it can to protect my identity and privacy.

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