Apple Bans More Than 250 Apps From App Store For Accessing Users’ Information

Sure, sure, but they still let the NSA all up in your Candy Crush. Something to keep in mind whenever you see one of these “Digital giant pushes back against corporate surveillance” stories. In related news, Facebook has announced that they will now notify you if a nation-state attempts to access your account. Colour us skeptical, but we’d really like to know if that explicitly includes the United States. As we saw with Yahoo, resisting NSA infiltration and collaboration leads to some pretty severe penalties for a company.

When you play a game on your phone, use an application to play music or order food for delivery, you probably assume the app is working in a pretty straightforward…

Source: Apple Bans More Than 250 Apps From App Store For Accessing Users’ Information

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