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How to use the iOS app tracking blocker

How to use the iOS app tracking blocker Barbara Krasnoff Privacy is on everyone’s mind these days. Last spring, iOS 14.5 introduced a new privacy feature called App Tracking Transparency that may have made its users happier but did not endear Apple to some other companies — specifically Facebook. The feature is still available in…

Google bans tracking tool that sold users’ location data

Google bans tracking tool that sold users’ location data

Google bans tracking tool that sold users’ location data Adi Robertson Google has banned a company that sold Android users’ location data for COVID-19 mapping and other purposes, Motherboard reports. SafeGraph was one of several companies that collected geolocation records through plug-ins in other Android apps, then aggregated it for organizations including The New York…